Day 3: Visit of the blackberry farm in Tipala village
Chisinau – Puhoi – Tipala – Chisinau
The day will begin with a visit at the EcoLocal Farmers’ Market
where you will have the opportunity to try and buy high-quality biological products directly from local farmers and producers such as nuts, almonds, honey, greens of various kinds, fruits and vegetables grown in the most ecological conditions.
Next, you will enjoy an excursion, wine tasting and lunch at Asconi winery
founded in 1994 in Puhoi village. The winery achieved a lot due to modern wine making technologies. Nowadays at Asconi estate European varieties are grown, but special attention is paid to indigenous varieties such as Rara Neagra, Feteasca, etc. One of the features of Asconi winery is that they pick up the grapes mechanically at night when the grapes are still cold.
After lunch, you will visit the blackberry farm
and harvest blackberries in Tipala village. Here, you can get them right from the bush. Don’t miss your chance to head out to the fields and bring some home for yourself. The sweet taste makes for excellent jams, pies, pastries and wines.
In the evening, you will be transferred to Chisinau.
Optional (not included in the price): dinner at the restaurant.
EcoLocal Farmer's Market