The largest wine encyclopedia in the world

23.021 Keywords • 48.219 Synonyms • 5.303 Translations • 28.327 Pronunciations • 154.138 Cross-references

0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Eifel Franz-Josef

The estate is located in the municipality of Trittenheim (Bernkastel area) in the German wine-growing region Moselle, A guest house is connected. It is managed by the fourth generation of families by Franz-Josef Eifel. The vineyards cover almost five hectares of vineyards in the top locations Altärchen and pharmacy (Trittenheim, as well Rosengärtchen (Neumagen). They are mainly planted with Riesling (96%) and some Pinot Blanc (4%). The harvest is always carried out by hand in up to three rounds. After a whole grape pressing, a cool and long fermentation takes place with partly own yeasts, which lasts up to three months with dry wines. The wines are partly in stainless steel tanks and partly in barrels 60% dry and semi-dry, as well as 40% fruity or noble sweet as a selection, dry berry selection or ice wine. As a marketing gimmick, the owner of the bottle label guarantees the quality of the bottle content with his fingerprint, so to speak.

World's largest wine knowledge database, made with by our author Norbert Tischelmayer.

About the Glossary

Calendar EVENTS NEAR YOU To Online-Events

Privacy Notice: ×

Cookies facilitate the provision of our services. By using our services, you agree that we use cookies.