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Prechtl Franz

The estate is located in the municipality of Zellerndorf Retz in the Lower Austrian wine region Weinviertel, It has been operated by Dipl. Ing. Franz and Petra Prechtl in the fifth generation of families since 1839. The vineyards cover 14 hectares of vineyards in the vineyards Altenfeld, Outer Mountains, Kirchfeld, Längen, Leitstall and Wartberg. They are planted 90% with the white varieties Grüner Veltliner (10 ha), Chardonnay, Welschriesling, Riesling and Sauvignon Blanc, and 10% with the red varieties Zweigelt, Blaufränkisch and Blauer Portugieser. It becomes natural viticulture with for example greening, manual weed removal and use of environmentally friendly means. The different terroir naturally produces different types of wine. The leading variety Grüner Veltliner has a very special meaning with ten hectares, it has been selected in the company since the 1930s. That is why the creed of the winery is very understandable: The Grüner Veltliner is our strength . This is available in six variants such as Weinviertel DAC and produced as the Weinviertel DAC Reserve. If the weather is suitable, an ice wine is also made. Around 60,000 bottles of wine are produced annually. The winery is a member of the associations Premium wineries Weinviertel and Retzer Land wineries,

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