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Prechtl Franz

The estate is located in the community Zellerndorf Retz in the Lower Austrian wine-growing region Weinviertel, It has been operated by Dipl. Ing. Franz and Petra Prechtl since 1839 in the fifth generation of families. The vineyards cover 14 hectares of vineyards in the vineyards Altenfeld, Outer Bergen, Kirchfeld, lengths, Leitstall and Wartberg. They are planted to 90% with the white varieties Grüner Veltliner (10 ha), Chardonnay, Welschriesling, Riesling and Sauvignon Blanc, and to 10% with the red varieties Zweigelt, Blaufränkisch and Blauer Portugieser. It will be near-natural viticulture with for example greening, manual removal of weeds and use of environmentally friendly means practiced. The different terroir naturally provides different types of wine. The Leitz variety Grüner Veltliner has a very special significance with ten hectares, it has been selected in the company since the 1930s. Therefore, the credo of the winery is also very understandable: the Grüner Veltliner is our strength . This is available in six variants such as Weinviertel DAC and produced as Weinviertel DAC Reserve. In weather-appropriate years, an ice wine is also pressed. Every year around 60,000 bottles of wine are produced. The winery is a member of the associations Premium wineries Weinviertel and Wineries Retzer Land,

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