The former USSR State and now an independent republic is the ninth largest country in the world with around 2.7 million square kilometers. The only national border in the north is that too Russia, Just under 4% of the risky land area of Kazakhstan offers cheap Climate- and soil conditions for viticulture. Evidence of grape cultivation dates back to the 7th century BC. BC back. Vines were grown on a larger scale from the 1930s. At that time, in the south and southeast of the country on the border too China numerous fruit and wine-growing collective farms established in the areas of Almaty, Qysylorda and Schambyl.
The continental climate is characterized by very cold winters and low rainfall. Therefore, for the most part, an artificial one irrigation with the waters of the Syr-Darja and Ili rivers. In 2012 the vineyard area covered 13,000 hectares, of which 155,000 hectoliters of wine were produced (see also under Wine production volumes ). Around a third of these are table grapes, Specialty are sprinkled Dessert wines and sparkling wines, The former capital Almaty (Alma-Ata) is the center of sparkling wine production. The Blend 2010:
|Kuldzhinskii||pink||Chulsinsky, Kouldjinka, Kulchinskii||385|
|Muscat Rose||pink||Variety of Muscat Blanc||227|
|Maiskii Chernyi||red||Majskij Chernyj, Mayskiy||110|
|Muscat Violet||red||Variety of Muscat Blanc||27|
|Rubinovy Magaracha||red||Magaracha Ruby||?|