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Meier Markus

The estate is located in the municipality of Ulsenheim - Markt Nordheim (Steigerwald area) in the German wine-growing region Franconia, It was founded in 1990 by the parents of the current owner by buying a small area as a hobby business and has been run by Markus Meier in full operation since 2004. In 2012 the vinotheque "Wine Experience" was put into operation. Various events such as wine tastings, family celebrations and company events are organized here. The vineyards cover 15 hectares of vineyards in individual locations Reifenstein and Steinbach (Sommerhausen) Sonnenstuhl (Randersacker), Sonnenberg (Marktbreit), and Huttenberg (Ulsenheim). They are planted 80% with the white varieties Silvaner, Riesling, Pinot Blanc and Scheurebe, and 20% with the red varieties Pinot Noir, Domina and Cabernet Sauvignon.

The environmentally friendly, sustainable Management takes place in accordance with the guidelines of the Franconian winegrowers group ETHOS with the guideline " ecologically, economic & social ". These include, among other things, the complete waiver herbicides and insecticides. greening, as well as organic fertilization, By selective hand picking only physiologically mature and healthy grapes in the cellar. The wines become part fermented spontaneously, The quality pyramid consists of the lines "Weinerlebnis.Einfach Keuper", "Weinerlebnis.Lagen" and "Weinerlebnis.Pur". Depending on the type of wine, the wines are aged in steel tanks, in large wooden barrels or in barriques. In weather-appropriate years too Trockenbeerenauslese and Eiswein vinified. Besides, too Orange wine and vinified bottle-fermented sect. Around 100,000 bottles of wine are produced annually. The winery is a member of the associations ETHOS, Vielfalter and Slow food,

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