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The Best Pezinok Wines

Rizling vlašský (Weischriesling)

Most famous Pezinok white wine, flowery scent, greenish-yellowish colour, peppery sour flavour.
Best Years: 1997, 1995
Price: 80 SK - 500 SK


Veltlínske zelené (Green Veltliner)

Roasted almond taste, enhanced by sitting in wood barrels, velvet texture.
Best Years: 1995, 1998
Price: 90 SK - 500 SK


Müller Thurgau

Cross-bred between Rizling and Silvan grapes, fragrant, soft, low acid, can lack flavour.
Best Years: 1990, 1995
Price: 70 SK - 1,200 SK


Rulandské biele (Pinot Blanc)

Spicy fruit, golden-yellow colour, herb-vanilla taste, almost tarty, high acid, ripened in wooden barrel.
Best Years: 1994, 1995
Price: 80 SK - 700 SK


Frankovka modrá (Lemberger)

Red wine smells like cinnamon, taste warms you up, earthy and steely.
Best Years: 1997, 1998
Price: 60 SK - 140 SK

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