Geography: Southern Slovakia, Slovakia
Winemaker: Egon Müller
Features: Sustainable Practices
Château Belá has a long standing wine making history. Today these fine wines are produced in cooperation with Mr. Egon Müller and Mr. Miroslav Petrech, both celebrated winemakers from Germany and the Slovak Republic. Since 2001 the vineyard has specialized in producing some of the country's finest Rieslings, and Cabernet Sauvignons. Apart from the traditional white Riesling, Château Belá Vineyard has started production of straw and ice wine in 2009. Distribution of Château Belá's wines is available through selected and fine wine merchants in Europe, Australia, Japan and the U.S.A. In addition, guests can purchase wines directly from the Château.
“Slovakia is located in the Eastern part of what used to be Czechoslovaka. As of April 1st, 2005, Slovakia has governing wine laws relevant to those of the EU, with the same specifications as Austrian, German and Czech wine laws. The wines from Château Bela can be compared to the great Auslese wines of Germany.