Why spend a night in a Czech wine cellar?

If you´ve read my previous post and never have been to Moravia (Czech Republic), you might still be baffled by Czech wine cellars. Indeed, if you are imagining a regular sized wine cellar inside somebody´s house, you have to wonder how (and why) people spend hours drinking there instead of their living rooms, for example….

Discovering Czech wine

Growing up in the Czech Republic, I remember always hearing people talk about “going to a cellar” for an evening or the entire weekend. I was aware that the activity involved some kind of wine cellar and rather large quantities of wine, but the concept confused me and I certainly didn´t have a clear idea…