Vino Marcinčák is a family winery founded in 1990. It is the largest Certified BIO winery in the Czech Republic with 110 hectares of vineyards under cultivation. It produces high quality white and red varieties, many with VOC designation. However, it is known as one of the top producers of “straw wine” within the world. The Winery is located in the wine sub-region Mikulov | Moravia.
Petr Marcinčák is the owner and current winemaker. He has been Czech BIO Winemaker of the Year for several years running, and is an active member of the prestigious Mikulov “Aliance Vinařů V8” (V8 Alliance) and the European Order of Knights of Wine.
This is 100% Welschriesling. The grapes were hand-harvested and dried on straw palettes for 4-6 months, then pressed for 36 hours in a gentle, pneumatic press. The wine was fermented up to 6.5 ABV and matured in neutral oak barrels. Slámové” is the Czech word for “straw”.