“Wine is life” said Petronius, the Roman writer. This is a quote that here, at Corcova, people love. For Roy & Damboviceanu team, wine is the following of a tradition that holds the aroma of nobility and adventure and also work, investments, risk; it is a beautiful life, a valued history and a future that is build everyday and aspires to be in line with the past.
Now Corcova Roy & Damboviceanu vineyard covers 55 hectares – traditional grape varieties, that were here by the time of Bibești estate, all included in the DOC Mehedinți-Corcova authorized varieties: Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Fetească Neagră, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, as well as a new variety, Syrah.
We distinguish our own face in the water. But in wine we see the other's heart. French proverb
We believe that wine is more than what you drink and enjoy. It has an indisputable sense of place, and the French even have a word for it: it’s called terroir.