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About the winery

AMPELOS, STANICE VINAŘSKÁ ZNOJMO, s.r.o. is the oldest breeding station in the Czech Republic and one of the oldest in the world. It was founded in 1985. AMPELOS in Vrbovec continues breeding even today. It is engaged in the breeding of new grape varieties that would be early and give grapes with high sugar content. AMPELOS is carrying out maintenance breeding of 30 grape varieties on its land. There is also a national vine gene pool.

The company headquarters are located next to the E59 road from Znojmo to Vienna. In the direction from Znojmo it is about 500 after the turn to Vrbovec on the left side. For accommodation see GPS coordinates.

Contacts and services


  • Accommodation for up to 8 people
  • 4 rooms
2000 CZK / person

Other services

  • Possibility to pay by card
  • Parking for 5 cars
  • Storage for 5 bikes
  • Guided tasting on order
  • Offer own wines
More information

Opening hours

  • MondayClosed
  • Tuesday09:30 - 17:30
  • Wednesday09:30 - 17:30
  • Thursday09:30 - 17:30
  • Friday09:30 - 17:30
  • Saturday09:30 - 18:30
  • Sunday09:30 - 18:30

Production information

Basic information

  • Yearly production
    100 000 bottles
  • Area of vineyards
    53 ha
  • Price range
    75-450 CZK

The wines are made from grapes exclusively from our own selected vineyards. The vineyards are located in the cadastre of the largest wine-growing village of the Znojmo wine region Vrbovec, in the registered vineyard "Nad Sklepy". The breeding station with the trade name AMPELOS, ŠLECHTITELSKÁ STANICE VINAŘSKÁ ZNOJMO, s.r.o. has its own cellar farm, where it verifies the results of breeding activities and produces high quality varietal wines, which have been awarded many times at international exhibitions and competitions. The company AMPELOS, ŠLECHTITELSKÁ STANICE VINAŘSKÁ ZNOJMO, s.r.o. is ready in the spirit of more than a century of tradition to satisfy the needs of growers with quality propagation material, as well as the most demanding wine lovers with its pure varietal wines of almost all grape varieties grown in the Czech Republic.

Produced white wine varieties
Produced varieties of red wines
Produced wine categories
    Wine without origin, Land wine, Quality wine, Kabinet wine, Late harvest, Selection of grapes, Selection of berries, Ice wine, Sparkling wine, Wines of certified origin (VOC), Rosé
Achieved awards

AWC Vienna 2016 - gold medal Veltínské zelené 2015 p.s. AWC Vienna 2016 - silver medal Sauvignon 2015 p.s. AWC Vienna 2016 - silver medal Veritas 2015 p.s. AWC Vienna 2016 - Silver Medal Tramin Red 2015 p.s. AWC Vienna 2016 - Silver Medal Neuburger 2015 p.s. WINE KING 2016 - Large Gold Medal Riesling 2015 p.s.

Specialties in the menu

Vrboska, Veritas, Trio, Symposion

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