Svätý Jur Wine Cellars, Inc. was founded in 2001 by a team of two winemakers – Peter Chowaniec, known in the market for his collection of varietal wines from the vintage year 2000 and Juraj Krajcirovic, a vintner and maker of excellent quality wines fermented in the barrel. Today, the team is building a wine cellar that creates the highest quality wines using grapes grown locally in Svätý Jur (St. George). We understand the rich winemaking history of Svätý Jur and our goal is to reach back to those times when its wines were considered the best in the Austro-Hungarian Empire and exported to many other parts of Europe.
We understand wine cultivation and winemaking not just as the technical discipline of producing wine. Behind what we do is an intimate relationship with nature and the effect we have on the environment around us. Wine reflects the region, town and people who participate in its making. In this way, it is part of the cultural landscape of the place it comes from. Our goal is to make Read more »