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Kyrgyzstan (GB)
Kirguistán (ES)
Quirguistão (PO)
Kirghizistan (F)
Kirghizistan (I)
Kirgizië (N)
The ex USSR republic and now independent state in Central Asia adjoins in the north Kazakhstan, in the southeast China, in the south Tajikistan and in the west Uzbekistan, Different names are used, the official German-speaking country name is Kyrgyzstan. But also common are the name Kyrgyzstan as well as the common Soviet term Kyrgyz. The wine-growing areas are located in the valleys of Talas and Chui in the northwest, in the Issyk-Kul Valley at up to 1,800 meters above sea level in the east, as well as in the south of the country. There is a largely continental climate. Almost everywhere is artificial irrigation required. In 2012, were produced by 6,000 hectares of vineyards 13,000 hectoliters of wine.

It will be the native varieties Bayanshira. Budeshuri Tsiteli. Kuldzhinskii. Mairam. Rkatsiteli and Saperavi, as well as the international varieties Cabernet Sauvignon. Muscat Blanc. Muscat d'Hamburg. Pinot Noir and Riesling cultured. But most of the areas will be table grapes and raisins from predominantly Cinsault and Madeleine Angevine produced. From the Italian family Antinori In 1999, eight hectares of Chardonnay, Riesling and Pinot Noir vineyards were planted north of Lake Issyk-Kul to demonstrate the benefits of sedentary, long-term agriculture to the predominantly nomadic population. The first year was 2002.

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