The winery is located in the municipality Gamlitz-Sernau in the Austrian wine region südsteiermark, The tarditio-rich company has been family-owned since 1887 and is managed by Willi and Maria Sattler. Senior Wilhelm Sattler was considered a pioneer in dry wine growing in the Styria, for which he was also awarded the Golden Medal of Honor of the Federal State. Son Andreas has been primarily responsible at the winery since the 2014 vintage. The second oldest son Andreas has been bringing his ideas and enthusiasm to the winery since 2018 and is primarily responsible for the vineyards. In the courtyard area there is a two-toque restaurant and a hotel with a vineyard pool, which are managed by Willi's brother Hannes Sattler.
The own vineyards cover 35 hectares of vineyards in the vineyards Kranachberg (Large STK reed), in Monpopl located Pfarrweingarten (Great STK reed), Sernauberg (First STK-Ried) and chapel wine garden. It is extreme steep slopes up to 70% slope Tilt at 400 to 450 meters above sea level. They are 95% white wine varieties Sauvignon Blanc. Morillon ( Chardonnay ), Yellow muscatel, Pinot Blanc ( Pinot Blanc ), Pinot Gris ( Pinot gris ) and Riesling, the rest with the red wine variety Pinot Noir ( Pinot Noir ) planted. The management follows the guidelines of the Organic viticulture, The entire company has been certified organic since the 2016 vintage ( Lacon ). Quality criteria are in addition to the old vines especially yield reduction and only hand picked in small boxes.
The wines are subject to 100 & the guidelines of Southern Styria DAC and are produced in the lines of regional wine (Southern Styria), local wine (Gamlitz and Eichberg) and Riedenwein (Kranachberg, Pfarrweingarten, Sernauberg, Kapellenweingarten). Large format are a specialty bottles ( Magnum Double magnum Salmanazar. Balthazar. Nebuchadnezzar. Melchior ) with vine wines from special vintages. It also becomes classy fires (with, for example, 30-year-old brandy ) and vinegar generated. The winery is a member of the associations Premium Estates of Austria. Styrian terroir & classic wineries and Wine Styria,