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Fabulous wines, fascinating tour

This is a trip well worth making -only 20 minutes away from Chisinau airport do a great way to... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
Carrie P
Greater London, United Kingdom
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Excellent food, wine, atmosphere

Proud of its roots Ascony winery builds on cultural heritage and traditions. Inspiring environment... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2018
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Visit our winery and experience a blend of modern technology and local tradition. We offer tours, tastings and dining for groups ranging from small to large.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
FCP Asconi SRL, s.Puhoi, Ialoveni 6824, Moldova
+373 799 88 133
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Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

This is a trip well worth making -only 20 minutes away from Chisinau airport do a great way to start your time in Moldova. There has been a wine pressing presence here for many years, but in 1996 entrepreneurship took off in an entirely new...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Carrie P
MihaelaSirbu, Guest Relations Manager at Asconi Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words and hope to see you again soon! :)

Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Proud of its roots Ascony winery builds on cultural heritage and traditions. Inspiring environment, excellent food and wine, specially muscat. Do not miss.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andrejamold
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I went their for a short tour with another 3 people. Unlike Cricova or Milestii Mici, you will not find any wine cellars to go touring, however, the guide will show and explain all the technological process of winemaking as well as some history of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank OlegHope
Reviewed 25 June 2018

First, we took a tour of the winery which was really nice and well documented. The guide took us through the whole wine making process and the winery's history. Afterwards, we had a wine tasting which was good, except for two things. One, there was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mihail_ioan
Andrei S, Manager at Asconi Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Thank you Mihail for your review. In regards to your comments about the tasting: yes it is true, now we only serve croutons during the tasting. It is a neutral palette cleanser between wines that does not complicate the basic experience. We are currently finishing...More

Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

We booked online a tour of the the winery, as it seemed one different from the mainstream ones. We had a good tour to understand the way they make wines and where they sell. It’s a family business, they are proud of it and it’s...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Anfrist
Reviewed 17 March 2018

We were invited to visit the place by local colleagues: excellent choice I would say, with very good, if not one of the best choice of Moldovan wines. First, we followed the route from the place grapes are unloaded, were explained wine-making process stages, went...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Burdenkov
Reviewed 15 November 2017

One of the best wines and food from Moldova. The food is just amazing, the owner is open and friendly. And wine, yes one of the best.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank 518elenai
Andrei S, Manager at Asconi Winery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Thank you for your kind words. We welcome you with open arms any time!

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

In June I visited the Asconi winery. The entrance to the guided tour was a bit difficult to find. We were welcomed by a friendly host (Oenology student) who showed us the complete facility and explained all the aspects of the wine making process until...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Vincent L
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This was one of the highlights of our trip to Moldova. The winery is so beautiful. The lunch we had was absolutely delicious, our tour was very interesting and the perfect length. We also thought the wine was great! Don't miss out! It is a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank SamShabman
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

30km from Chisinau restaurant surrounded by Vltava campaign. producers of fine wine. Moldovan food (and Italian) well prepared with very friendly staff.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Marco S
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