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The winery is located in the municipality of Straß im Strassertale in the Lower Austrian wine region Kamptal, The traditional family business has existed since 1770. Since the year 2000, it is run in the third generation of families by Heinz Weixelbaum. According to his motto, he wants to produce wines that "he loves to drink himself and others watching how they enjoy it." The vineyards cover 18 hectares of vineyards in the vineyards Absdorfer, Brunngasse, Gaisberg, Gautscher, hazel, Sand pit, Stangl and Wechselberg, They are planted to 70% with the white varieties Grüner Veltliner, Riesling, Pinot Blanc, Sauvignon Blanc, Roter Veltliner and Chardonnay, and to 30% with the red varieties Zweigelt and Blauer Portugieser. Great emphasis is placed on intensive foliage work, gentle pressing and degumming. The white wines are fermented in temperature-controlled steel tanks. The red wines are traditionally fermented in vats on the mash. The clarification and the expansion take place varietal traditionally in oak and acacia barrels or in steel tanks. The premium wines include various Rieslings and Grüner Veltliner Kamptal DAC,

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