journey length: 5-6 hours
group size: 6-10
dates: all year round
Event with tasting of wine in rural wine cellars in the region „HONT“
Together, we will visit unique cellars carved in tuffa stone in the village Stará hora, Pukanec, or Brhlovce. In the exceptional atmosphere of tuffa cellars we will taste 8 – 10 different local wines. The wine tasting is combined with tasting of traditional Slovak delicacies in the form of buffet. The distance from the town Banská Bystrica is about 70 km.
Event with tasting of wine in modern winery and bio winery in the region „Novohrad“
During the Novohrad wine route we will taste wines from the Veľký Krtíš winery awarded for its quality in Paris, Vienna, Brussels, and China. We will also visit ecological bio-winery to learn about the history of wine in this area. The distance from the town Banská Bystrica is about 80 km.
Event with tasting of cheese combined with local wines tasting in the village Slovenská Ľupča.
Together, we will see and taste cheese in different stages of aging. The cheese tasting will be accompanied with carefully selected wine to match the cheese degustation by the local expert viticulturist. The tasting takes place under the beautiful castle of Slovenská Ľupča, that we will visit during this trip. The distance from the town Banská Bystrica is about 10 km.
Event with tasting of traditional liquors in the village Marcelova.
Tasting of traditional liquors in the village Marcelova will be led by the expert from local farm. The beverages are produced with the care of local artisans from traditional Slovak fruits – grapes, plums, apricots, pears, peaches, berries. All liquors are original and natural distillates without any artificial flavours or additives. The distance from the town Banská Bystrica is about 150 km.