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Odobesti

One of the oldest and most important winegrowing areas Romania in the Moldova region in the central east, named after the town of the same name. Here was already operated at the turn of the century by the Romans viticulture. In Odobesti there is the historical wine cellar "Beciul Domnesc" (basement of the ruler), built by Prince Mihai Sturza in 1839, which is open to tourists. The area is especially known for its light and dry table wines. Here, however, a large amount of brandy is produced. The most common varieties are the native ones Băbească Neagră. Codana. Fetească Albă. Fetească Neagră. Fetească Regală. Galbenă de Odobesti. Mustoasă de Măderat. Plavay and Sarba, The vines are traditionally raised in a star-shaped trellis system with up to 20 horizontal rods.

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