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Hofmann Alois

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

The vineyards cover seven hectares of vineyards in the individual layers flint (Röttingen) in the region of Franconia, as well Propst mountain (Markelsheim) in the growing area Wuerttemberg, They are planted 60% with the white varieties Silvaner, Riesling, Bacchus and Müller-Thurgau, and 40% with the red varieties Pinot Noir, Black Riesling, Domina, Tauberschwarz, Merlot and Cabernet Franc. The white wines are aged 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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