Chizay is the flagship winery in the Carpathian mountains, and one of the leading wineries in Ukraine. Wines have been made at the Chizay hills ever since 17. century. Today Chizay has 272 hectares of its own vineyards and its wine are only made from its own harvest.
The Carpathian Terroir is excellent for making quality wines due to its mild climate, hills of volcanic origin, sufficient heat and moisture. Soil, full of minerals and micronutrient elements adds a unique taste to the grapes, and the wine gains a very special nature.
Chizay Winery is gradually replacing cars and equipment with electric ones and plans to completely replace the entire vehicle fleet. The use of solar energy in the Chateau is under development. The bottling and labelling departments, warehouses and offices will be completely switched to solar energy.
Chateau Chizay vineyards are a healthy ecosystem and also home to fauna – pheasants, hares, foxes, roe deer and other animals live safely on the plantations.
Chizay has number of different grape varieties, many of them known all over the world – Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinot Noir and Pinot Blanc and some very distict in the Pannonian wine region such as Pink Traminer, Rhine Riesling, Muscat Ottonel and Zweigelt.
Chizay Winery is not just a winery but also a complex with wine tasting room, museum, restaurant and a mini-hotel.