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Proidl Franz

The traditional winery is located in the municipality of Senftenberg Krems in the Lower Austrian wine region Kremstal, The name Proidl in Senftenberg was first mentioned in a document in 1650. The company is run by Franz and Andrea Proidl in the ninth generation of families. With the children Patrick and Raphaela Proidl, the tenth generation is now working in the company. The vineyards cover 20 hectares of vineyards in the vineyards Ehrenfels (the sole owned, for decades broke lying reindeer was recultivated and replanted over many years), Hochäcker, Pellingen, Pfeningberg and Rameln with mostly steep terraced slopes. 90% of the white varieties Grüner Veltliner (with over 50% the main variety), Riesling, Gelber Muskateller and Chardonnay, as well as 10% of the red varieties Blauer Zweigelt, St. Laurent, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot are cultivated.

It is the stated goal to produce wines with storage potential, which begins with later selective hand picking. In the fermentation the use of pure breeding yeast is avoided if possible. The spontaneous fermentation with natural yeasts with slow fermentation. This takes three to ten months for the layered wines. The premium wines include various Rieslings and Grüner Veltliner Kremstal DAC or Kremstal DAC Reserve and Blauer Zweigelt. The latest product is a Riesling called "Generation X". In weather-appropriate years too Trockenbeerenauslese generated. Noble brandies are also distilled. Around 50,000 bottles of wine are produced annually. The estate is a member of the Kremstaler Convent winegrowers' association and has been the winegrower's since 2013 Traditional wineries Austria,

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