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Hofmann Alois

The estate is located in the municipality Röttingen (area Maindreieck) in the German wine-growing region Franconia, The family has been involved in winegrowing for a very long time, but only since 1991 are the products themselves marketed. A guest house and a hedge business are connected. The company is managed by Alois Hofmann. Son Jürgen completed his winegrower training in Geisenheim and in practice in the winery Prince Rudolf (Bürgstadt), since 2001 he is responsible for the wine-growing.

The vineyards cover seven hectares of vineyards in the individual layers flint (Röttingen) in the growing area Franconia, as well as Propst mountain (Markelsheim) in the growing area Wuerttemberg, They are planted to 60% with the white varieties Silvaner, Riesling, Bacchus and Müller-Thurgau, as well as to 40% with the red varieties Pinot Noir, Black Riesling, Domina, Tauber Black, Merlot and Cabernet Franc. The white wines are matured in steel tanks, the red wines mature in traditional large wooden barrels, the high-quality Pinot Noir and Tauberschwarz wines for up to 22 months in oak barrels.

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