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Strymon Winery

Strymon Winery

We are pleased to present to you the wine STRYMON of Levunovo vineyards – the wine that carries its message ‘felicite’ from ancient times.

Having been inspired by the old Bulgarian traditions, we decided to create our own brand of boutique wines.
For the production of these wines we obtain grapes from our own vineyards that stretch on an area of 45 ha in the Valley of Struma River in South-west Bulgaria. Legends of the mastery of Ancient Thracians, who inhabited those lands and impressed the ancient world by their wine-making skills, are still living here. Guided by our love of traditions, history and good wine, we decided to revive the good practices of ancient masters and impress the modern world in our turn…
We have chosen the name STRYMON, which is the name of the ancient god of Struma River that runs in proximity to the vineyards.
We have also chosen that region for its climatic features which are close to those of the Mediterranean region and permit growing quality grape varieties in conditions of unique terroir that has no analogue in the world.1 These blessed conditions permit growing varieties such as Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Sirah, Cabernet Franc, Nebbiolo, Petit Verdo, Sangioveze, and Shiroka Melnishka Loza which is traditional for that region. We use these varieties to produce first quality wine by a technology that conforms to traditions and modern achievements in wine-making. Optimizing the yields to 3500- 4500 kg/ha, alongside with managing the vine plant nutritional regimen and canopy management manipulations, provide us a possibility to ‘create the wine of the specific vineyard’, obtaining a raw material with precisely defined composition and quality. Monitoring the chemical composition of grapes during ripening enables us to define precisely […]