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Fitz-Ritter

The estate is located in the municipality of Bad Dürkheim (Mittelhaardt-Deutsche Weinstraße area) in the German wine-growing region palatinate, The classicist manor house was built in 1785 and is a listed building. The estate has remained in the possession of the family ever since and is now in its ninth generation by Johann Fitz. The winery regularly organizes classical concerts, art exhibitions and wine festivals. The vineyards cover 21 hectares of vines in the Abtsfronhof individual layers, fox coat Hochbenn Michel Berg, Rittergarten and Spielberg (Bad Dürkheim), as well Herrenberg (Ungstein). You are with the white wines Riesling (50%), Gewurztraminer, Pinot Blanc ( Pinot Blanc ) Chardonnay and Pinot Gris ( Pinot gris ), as well as with the red wine varieties Blue Portuguese, Pinot Noir ( Pinot Noir ) Dornfelder and Cabernet Dorsa planted.

Around 70% of the wines are dry, 15% semi-dry and 15% sweet or sweet expanded. After gentle pressing and slower fermentation the wines mature according to their character stainless steel or in a wooden barrel. The best red wines mature in French for 18 to 24 months barriques from Allier. The best dry white wines are considered Big plant marketed. Noble sweet tips come with a label from 1860. This won the first prize of one of the DLG organized competition. The oldest sparkling wine cellar in Rhineland-Palatinate is also located in the house. This was founded in 1837 by an ancestor. The winery is a member of VDP (Verband deutscher Prädikatsweingüter) and in Palatinate Forum,

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