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White horse

Trademark of the "Verein Klassischer Schilcher aus dem Weststeiermark" founded in 1988. The symbol is meant to express that the horse through the history of West Styria lead to the present. Already in this area in the 4th century BC. BC Celts led it as a heraldic animal. The "Hengistburg" was during the formation of Styria from 907 to 1246 the main festivals of the middle Mur area. Finally, since the year 1945 in Piber, the stud farm of Lipizzaner settled and with the Schilcher become the West Styrian figurehead. The classic Styrian Schilcher under the patronage of the white horse guarantees its origin and quality. After checking the wines, the trademark is handed over, which then adorns the bottle label. In the community of Rassach, the association set up a vinotheque in the "Schilcher- and Kernöl-Stöck'l", where besides Schilcher you can buy many other products such as fine brandies, Schilcher jelly, Schilcher's sweets and seed oil. There are around 70 member companies, including, for example, the wineries Friedrich Christian. Jöbstl Johannes. Langmann. Lazarus. Resch-Longus and straw Meier,

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