Van Ardi- Winery making High-Quality Armenian Wines
The Van Ardi winery is situated in the small village of Sasunik, in the Aragatsotn region of Armenia. Nestled between the mountains Ararat, Aragats, and Ara, the winery’s goal is to make high-quality Armenian wines and put Armenia on the wine map.
The Vision of the Winery
Van Ardi is a family-owned and operated family winery. The owners left their lives in Los Angeles and repatriated to their motherland to begin on the wine endeavor in 2010. Driven by passion and precision, they tend to their estate-grown vines and have a biodynamic approach in the vineyard and winery. They produce unique, high-quality wines for which their numerous international awards and medals can attest to. The vision of the winery is to revive wine culture in Armenia and provide not just a product, but an experience. The staff at Van Ardi also aims to remind everyone that wine is a lifestyle. There are well-guided wine tasting and tours offered by the winery for you to come and experience Van Ardi yourself.
With complete respect for nature and its surrounding, the staff at Van Ardi cultivates a vast range of grape varieties. They comprise of Areni, Kakhet, Haghtanak, Kangun, Voskehat, and Syrah. The harvesting of only the best grapes is done for the winemaking process.
The winery thus produces excellent, top-notch red, white, and rose wines from the best grapes from the vineyards which are fermented and matured in the cellars.