Hrádek - slovakian Hradecký with the scent of strawberries


If you go by bike from Znojmo to the east, after more than 40 kilometers of cycling you colorful Moravian wine trail leads to the village Hradek. The most famous cultural monument is undoubtedly chapel. Ulrich, who is a former Romanesque rotunda in the form of Karner. But the village is dominated by a Baroque church. Peter and Paul, standing on the former church of 13 century. Wine tradition dates back to the village to 11 century, mention reminiscent of vineyard in the Little Castle dates from the 1052nd As the vineyard is Vinohrady Křídlůvkám The Waste Land and that local winemakers consider wine best mountain village. And in the desert are planted new vineyards and wineries in the document Renaissance Hradek the beginning of the 21st century. At the end of the last century occurred in the village of stagnation winery. The collapse of the state farm and especially severe frosts in the mid 90 years, when most vineyards in the land vymrzla, meant for a winery in the village a heavy blow. After 2000 the situation is slowly changing for the better - young winemakers with vineyards established a new integrated production and introduce the advanced technology of wine production. Gruner Veltliner and Moravian Muscat, which are the dominant varieties in the village, becoming among wine experts and wine drinkers concept. Rarity Hradec wine exhibition, which takes place regularly on Holy Saturday, the original hybrid variety that local winemakers called "Slovak Hradecky." A delicious red wine with a characteristic taste and aroma of strawberries you can taste the nearly five hundred samples each year to meet wine exhibition.
 

The cellar alley

 

A fragment of the original file

The alleys in the basement under the church cemetery and also separately in different places in the village you can see about 150 underground cellars excavated in sandstone. Brick facade cellars alternate with simple rectangular shapes visually impressive breakdown with archivolt arched motifs. Only part of the cellar is now used by winemakers. Some are abandoned, others serve as storage of potatoes and vegetables. In the fifties of last century, the vast majority of abandoned cellars, damaged or destroyed. Disappeared for the most typical prezhauzů Znojmo, were buried and long corridors, perpendicular to the interconnected cellars with numerous niches. Reminder of the growing tradition of the village today are just natural cellars with brick předsklepím route Moravian wine trails.
 

Where you can taste wine

Ondrej Kubica - 608 638 874
 
Vaclav Patocka - 604 532 347
 

The festivities associated with wine

Exhibition of wine (Saturday Paschal)
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