Bratislava Wine Tasting

Location: Bratislavský kraj, Bratislava

GPS: N48°8'55'' E17°6'28''

Venue: Bratislava

Date: 10/11/2019 - 10/12/2019

Event type: gastronomic event, lecture, event for youth, music event, TIP

Come and taste high quality wines produced by almost thirty wine makers, awarded at many prestigious domestic and world competitions. In the autumn, you will have the opportunity to experience the atmosphere of the wine cellars and vaults, enjoy its unique wines right where it is being prepared, to talk with winemakers, and thus enjoy the charm of the Bratislava viticulture.

Fans of Bratislava and Little Carpathian wines and lovers of new experiences, the Slovakia Wine Tour NGO has prepared for all lovers of good and quality wine and gourmet experiences an exceptional experience program: "Slovakia Wine Tour – around Bratislava wine cellars”. The event is organized in cooperation with the city districts of Bratislava, wine-growing associations, gourmet gastronomic facilities and with the financial support of the Bratislava Self-Governing Region. Its aim is to bring closer the deep roots and to revive the famous wine-growing and viticultural tradition of then Pressburg and the Little Carpathian region.

The autumn project has involved almost thirty wine-growers and winemakers in the Bratislava city districts, where the wine-growing and winemaking tradition was preserved and wine is produced - from Devín via Nové Mesto and Rača to Vajnory. Viticultural gourmets will be able to taste the quality and delicious wines, awarded at many prestigious domestic and world competitions. They will have the opportunity to learn the secrets and the atmosphere of the old and new wine cellars and vaults, to enjoy this unique drink where it is being prepared, to talk with winemakers, and thus enjoy the charm of the Bratislava viticulture.

Winemakers from Devín will offer, besides the quality wines from the grapes grown on the slopes of Devínska Kobyla, also a local specialty of currant wine and a variety of currant specialties. Devín himself will also provide a view of the majestic castle of Devín, dominating to the confluence of the Danube and Morava.

Nové Mesto is famous for its vineyards, which spread on the slopes of the Little Carpathians. The agricultural cooperative Vinohrady will prepare a vineyard excursion, a tour of the production premises, and will show visitors around the production process.

Rača wine-growers and winemakers offer exclusively wines from the Rača terroir. They are especially proud of the “Genofond Lemberger” and its "Rača Lemberger" that is famous for the wine of the royal table, which healed the Empress Maria Theresa. In Rača, unique wine cellars will be opened in the basement of the German Cultural House and also Rača Room – an ethnographic and wine-growing exposure.

Winemakers from Vajnory will offer high-quality wines awarded with many medals from major wine competitions, produced from grapes grown in their vineyards on the southwest slopes of the Small Carpathian vineyard area. The agricultural cooperative Vajnory will also prepare a tour of its wine cellar and excursion of wine production for visitors. Vajnory will also make available the “Vajnory Folk House” – an exhibition of Vajnory's folk culture.

Don't miss unique wine-tasting event organized in Bratislava districts Devín, Nové Mesto, Rača and Vajnory on 11th and 12th of October. If you are an admirer of quality wine and gourmet experiences, do not forget to add the "Slovakia Wine Tour – around Bratislava wine cellars" to the calendar. Invite also your friends from all corners of Slovakia and from abroad.

Web: Slovakia Wine Tour