DEN Food & Wine House in Chisinau was founded in 2018 and is located in the basement of Casa Dacă hotel. The whole complex: the hotel, the restaurant and the wine shop are decorated in an unusual style, portraying a modern interpretation of Moldovan traditions.
Working hours: daily, from 11 AM to 11 PM.
Capacity: 25-30 seats and about 40 standing places.
Wines: only wines made in Moldova are sold and more than 50% of them are from small producers. Here you can also find several types of tuica and divins, also made in Moldova. The wine shop offers its own, "house wine", which people have the opportunity to taste before buying. The drinks are selected by the sommelier of the wine shop, who tastes and recommends the wines that he considers best in terms of taste and quality.
Sommelier: Andrei Stirbu
Prices: The prices in the wine shop are similar to stores. The most expensive wine is Castel Mimi Cabernet Cauvignon Reserve - 1300 lei, and the cheapest - Kazayak Viorica - 70 lei.
The guests staying at Casa Dacă hotel can order cheaper drinks directly from the wine shop. The wines served in the hotel restaurant are more expensive.
Menu: the wine shop offers dishes from the hotel restaurant, mainly traditional Moldovan cuisine. Very popular are Tapas, light snacks that go well with various types of wine.
Events: thematic events and tastings are organized under the guidance of the sommelier in Romanian, Russian and English. Private events, can also be organized.
If you liked the series of articles dedicated to Moldovan wine shops and you want to support the initiatives and campaigns of Madein.md, you can donate here. We hope that our publications will inspire and inform you, and we will continue to launch new activities and events that will benefit Moldova and its people. All our projects are socially oriented, we do not place ads on our website and we promote only what we consider good and useful for the consumers. Therefore, we are counting on your support. Together, we will continue to support local producers and promote the Wine of Moldova.