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The winery in the municipality Bürgstadt is located in the German wine-growing region Franconia, Viticulture has been practiced by the Fürst family since 1638. In 1979, Paul and Monika Fürst built a new estate building in the midst of the vineyards of the Bürgstadt Centgrafenberg. The vineyards cover 17 hectares in the individual layers Centgrafenberg and dog back (Bürgstadt) with Pinot Noir and Riesling, as well Bischofsberg (United Heubach), Carthusian (Volkach) and Schlossberg (Klingenberg). It will be the red varieties Spätburgunder, Frühburgunder and Domina, and the white varieties Riesling, Pinot Blanc, Silvaner, Rieslaner u. Gewürztraminer cultivated.

Particular attention is paid to the care of the vineyard, there is a rigorous thinning, a careful foliage care and a selective vintage. Paul Fürst, who has run the winery since 2007 together with his son Sebastian, is one of the pioneers of barrique construction in Germany. For more than 20 years, the company has been one of the leading producers of Pinot Noir as well as barrique-aged white wines in the country. In appropriate years, ice wines are also pressed. The assortment also includes bottle fermented sparkling wines and fruit brandies. The winery is a member of VDP (Verband deutscher Prädikatsweingüter) and one of the five Franconian TRIAS wineries,

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