Producer Profile

Pivnica Brhlovce

The Brewhouse Brewery, nestled in the rocky village of Brhlovce, embodies a timeless ethos where tradition meets modernity. Inspired by childhood memories intertwined with vineyards and rural life, founder Zev Rovine seeks to preserve winemaking traditions passed down through generations. Despite initially pursuing photography, Zev's travels unveiled Brhlovce's unique allure, prompting him to establish the wine cellar in 2011. Today, all wines bear the BRHLOVCE label, sourced solely from local vineyards, echoing the terroir's essence in every bottle.

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Where The Wines Come From


Nitrianska, situated in the heart of Slovakia, is emerging as a promising region for natural winemaking. With its diverse terroir, characterized by volcanic soils, rolling hills, and a continental climate, Nitrianska provides an ideal environment for cultivating grapes with depth and complexity. Indigenous varieties such as Grüner Veltliner and Riesling Italico thrive in this terroir, contributing to the unique identity of Nitrianska's natural wines. Winemakers in this region prioritize sustainable viticulture and minimal intervention, allowing the grapes to express their true character. The resulting wines often exhibit a vibrant acidity, nuanced minerality, and a distinctive expression of the land. With a growing community of dedicated artisans committed to quality and authenticity, Nitrianska's natural wines invite exploration and offer a genuine taste of Slovakia's winemaking heritage.