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Hoflößnitz

The Hoflößnitz is located in the town of Radebeul in the German wine-growing region Saxony, It can look back on more than 600 years of winemaking tradition dating back to 1401. Until the 19th century, the historic ensemble was the center of the stately viticulture and the site of courtly festivities in the Elbe Valley. At the beginning of the 20th century, a state viticulture and education institute was established. Today the estate is owned by the city of Radebeul and includes a winery museum, a winery, a wine tavern and a guest house. The facility is a listed building. Managing director is Jörg Hahn, as cellar master since the year 2008 Felix Hößelbarth is responsible.

The vineyards cover eight hectares of vineyards in the individual layers Golden carriage and Johannisberg (Radebeul). Among other things, they are planted with the white varieties Müller-Thurgau, Pinot Blanc, Traminer and Riesling, as well as with the red varieties Regent and Pinot Noir. The vineyards are made according to the guidelines of the Organic viticulture farmed. This means among other things the construction of an active soil life by microorganisms, promotion of beneficials, Consistently dispensing with chemical agents and exclusively using organic fertilizer with the aim of healthy and high-quality grapes. Certified organic wines are produced.

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