After 1989, new ways of doing business opened up and so today Šenkvice is home to well-known wine companies such as Karpatská perla , Vinárstvo Ing. Marián Bočko and Kamil Kukumberg Winery . The wine of smaller winegrowers and winemakers is grouped by the Šenkvice Association of Winegrowers and Winemakers, which was founded in 2000 and takes care of wine and wine education. Therefore, even in this unfavorable period for winegrowers and wine, several modern vineyards were established in the village, which guarantee that you will find good wine in Šenkvice in a few decades.
As already mentioned, the most cultivated variety is Veltlínské zelené . In addition to the traditional assortment, lesser-known varieties, various new breeds and world varieties are also grown here. Among the white must varieties, it is, for example, Devín, Moravian Muscat, Aurelius, Aromín . From blue must varieties Nitra, Danube, André, Gamay, Merlot, Dornfelder, Domina . In the vineyards you can also meet attractive Slovak table varieties such as Dóra, Diamant, Opál, Rubánka, Amethyst, Onyx, Negra .
In the next part of the article, we will introduce a few resounding wineries and together we will design our own wine route through this charming village. At the same time, we hope that we will not offend the aforementioned winemakers, as every single winemaker has its important and unique place here and with its "piece" it contributes to the fact that Šenkvice is such an exceptional wine-growing village.