A long tradition of wine production
During the complete reconstruction of the castle in Bela and in accordance with the tradition of the Ullman family, the owner, Countess Ilona von Krockow, together with the renowned German winemaker and family friend Egon Müller, decided to establish a new winery. They renovated the cellar and employed the well-known and respected local winemaker Miroslav Petrech. The winery was founded in 2000. The 300-year-old cellar was completely renovated and equipped with completely new technologies as well as a new warehouse.
Château Belá wines are among the most popular in the region. They are also served in some of the leading restaurants in New York, Tokyo, London, Paris, and Vienna. Château Belá wines are the perfect addition to your collection.
Impact on wines and winemaking is clear. He makes sure his wines are produced without unnecessary intervention. He joined Château Belá as an enologist. Since 2001, he has specialized in the production of the finest Riesling and Cabernet Sauvignon. He has worked in viticulture and winemaking for more than 50 years.
Also known as the "King of Riesling", is a famous winemaker from the Saar Valley and is in the sixth generation of family winemaking. His white wine is one of the most expensive in the world and he owns one of the most beautiful vineyards in Germany. Together with Miroslav Petrech, he produces Château Belá wines and helps Slovak Riesling gain global attention.
The 300-year-old cellar had been fully reconstructed and equipped with brand new technologies as well as a new warehouse. Château Belá's wine cellar offers wine lovers the chance to try a selection of award-winning wines (including Green Veltliner, Welsch-Riesling, Breslava, Pinot Gris, Cabernet Sauvignon Rose, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Alibernet).
The wine cellar is located under the castle and is not normally accessible to the public. However, if you decide to try wine tasting with Miroslav Petrech, the tasting will take place in these unique historical spaces.