Pastoral de Purcari – not only as a mass wine an absolute pleasure: Already popular in the 18th century, especially in the Orthodox Church, the Pastoral is still a high-class fortified wine. Often found in the categories of dessert wine or port, Pastoral is perfect for refining game or gravy. Also as a digestif with cheese or whole without accompaniment convinces the full and intense flavor.
Wine Tasting Pastoral de Purcari
The intense ruby color has a complex flavor of candied fruit, with nuances of plum and cocoa. The full-bodied wine is dominated by notes of extra ripe black fruit and chocolate, accentuated by a lingering aftertaste with notes of complex maturity.
Recommended serving temperature: +18…+20°C.
Château Purcari founded in 1827 is Moldova’s most celebrated winery. Our wines have been served to the Royal Courts of Europe for over 150 years. Its first gold medal was awarded in 1878 at the World Exhibition in Paris, when French experts were profoundly impressed by the rich flavor and intense color of Negru de Purcari, which surpassed even Bordeaux wines. Along time, Purcari wines won more than 300 medals at the most prestigious international competitions like Decanter, Concours Mondial de Bruxelles, Challenge International du Vin, as well as the recognition of the Royal House of Great Britain.