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Leth Franz

The estate is located in the village of Fels am Wagram in the Lower Austrian wine-growing region Wagram, It was founded in the early 1960s by Franz and barbara Leth. Today it is run by Franz Leth in the third generation. The vineyards cover 52 hectares of vineyards in the vineyards Brunnthal, slices and Steinagrund. They are 80% with the white wine varieties Green Valtellina. Riesling, Pinot Blanc ( Pinot Blanc ) Chardonnay. Sauvignon Blanc. Red Veltliner and yellow muscatel, as well as to 20% with the red wines Zweigelt, Pinot Noir ( Pinot Noir ) and St. Laurent are planted. For decades, natural, environmentally friendly viticulture with among other things waiver herbicides and insecticides, as well as minimal use of chemical Pesticides practiced.

The white wines are temperature-controlled after complete must clarification spontaneous with vineyard's own yeasts fermented and im stainless steel tank With varietal Fruitiness expanded. The further expansion of the top wines takes place in traditional big wooden barrels, The best red wines will mature from the big vintages into new ones barriques, The wines are vinified in the two lines "classic" and "layer wines". The premium wines of the house are Grüner Veltliner Scheiben Reserve, Roter Veltliner Scheiben and Zweigelt "Gigama". Old wines are offered back to the year 1973. The winery is a member of the winegrowers association Wineries Wagram, as its chairman Franz Leth acts, as well as the Traditionsweingüter Austria,

On one hectare in the Riede Floss old, sometimes almost extinct varieties are collected. The stock includes regional varieties from Lower Austria, Styria and Burgenland, but also from Germany, Italy, the Czech Republic, Hungary and the USA. The stock has grown to 250 varieties, of which there are about 15 vines. Below are beggars grape. Brown-white Veltliner. Elvira. argant. Geißdutte. Green Portuguese. Greenfinch, Heunisch ( Gouais blanc ), Honigler ( Mézes Fehér ) fetească regală. Liliorila. Noah. Meadow Brown. Austro-White. Räuschling. Ries liner. Slankamenka and Tauberschwarz, through microvinification are partly varietal wines won. A true curiosity is the cuvee "Simply Wow!"

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