The winery "Markus Prackwieser - Gump Hof" is located in the municipality of Fiè allo Sciliar (Fiè allo Sciliar) in the southern Eisack Valley in the Italian wine-growing area South-Tirol (Region Trentino-Alto Adige ). The traditional Gump Hof was first mentioned in 1546. It has been owned by the Prackwieser family for over 200 years; Markus Prackwieser has been running the business since 2000. The vineyards cover six hectares of vineyards up to 550 meters above sea level in steep areas with 50 to 70% Tilt, One third of these are made with the red varieties Pinot Noir ( Pinot Noir ) and Vernatsch ( Schiava Grossa ), as well as two thirds with the white wine varieties Sauvignon ( Sauvignon Blanc ), Pinot Blanc ( Pinot Blanc ) and Gewurztraminer planted.
The wines are produced in the two lines "Praesulis" (after the nearby Schloss Prösels) and "Renaissance" (selection of the best lots). They are layered and typical of the variety vinified. Depending on the type of wine, they are aged in steel tanks, in barriques or in large wooden barrels (tonneau) in the primary rock cellar. The white wines are stored for a long time lees, Premium wines are the two white wines Praesulis Sauvignon and Praesulis Pinot Blanc (mature in stainless steel and 1/3 in a large wooden barrel) and the red wine Praesulis Pinot Noir (matures 1 year in barrique), as well as the sweet as Passito vinified white wine cuvée Tandaradei (Pinot Blanc, Sauvignon, Gewürztraminer; 5 hl / ha yield; matures in barriques for 2 years). The winery is a member of the association Free wine growers in South Tyrol,