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Heymann-Lowenstein

The estate is located in the community Winningen (area Burg Cochem, or Terrassenmosel) in the German wine-growing region Moselle, It was founded in 1980 by Dipl. Ing. Agr. Reinhard Löwenstein and his wife Cornelia Heymann-Löwenstein and built into an outstanding quality company. Löwenstein is one of the top German winegrowers and is often referred to as the "rebel of the Moselle", because he has dedicated himself for many years to an extreme and uncompromising quality philosophy. He coined the term Terrassenmosel describing the area of ​​the lower Mosel valley, that of extremely steep, terraced Characterized by vineyards and sandy schists. The vineyards cover 14 hectares of vines in the from VDP as Great locations classified individual layers Kirchberg and Stolzenberg (Hatzenport), as well Röttgen and mills in the areas Blaufüßer Lay, Laubach and Roth Lay (Winningen). You are 98% with Riesling planted. At 2% is Pinot Noir ( Pinot Noir ), in cooperation with Weingut Ziereisen ( to bathe ) is vinified.

Which includes both the vineyards, as well as the cellar and the entire management sustainable Management is carried out according to certified rules of Fair'n Green, Reinhard Löwenstein is full of the Terroir-thoughts He claims that he prescribes and vinifies his wines with the aim of "condensing the creative synthesis of soils, vines, microclimate and the winegrower's skills into a unique, authentic sensory experience of wines" . The product range is according to the VDP classification model divided. The wines are in principle spontaneous fermented without the use of pure yeasts. All accessories such as bentonite and enzymes will be rejected. The premium wines of the house include "RÖTTGEN GG" and "UHLEN Roth Lay GG". In weather-appropriate years are also select and Trockenbeerenauslese vinified. It also produces brandies (yeast, pomace) and bottle-fermented sect. The winery is a member of VDP (Verband deutscher Prädikatsweingüter). Reinhard Löwenstein was involved in the development of the guidelines of Fair'n Green and is a member of the Executive Board of the Group. He was also co-initiator of "Twin-Wineries", a partnership between Israeli and German wineries.

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