Crimea, Russian Federation
Founder of UPPA Winery
The best Russia`s sommelier and restaurateur in the past, nowadays – founder of the one and only biodynamic household in Russia.
UPPA Winery establishment was founded in 2008 by Pavel Shvets. Wine maker was born and grew up in Sevastopol, was studying in Saint Petersburg and Moscow. Pavel started his labor activity in 1996 as a sommelier and had become one of the first people in Russia to cope with this profession. In year 2000, he was obtained the best sommelier of the country. Having come back from the capital, Pavel planted his first vineyard in home Sevastopol.
The main Pavel Shvets`s philosophy – terroir and uniqueness in every bottle.