The wine cooperative
is located in the municipality Escherndorf (area triangle) in the German region Franconia
, The predecessor organization Escherndorfer Winzerverein eG. was founded in 1913 by 21 winegrowers, but was integrated into a central cellar in 1970 as a wine press station. In 1997, nine winegrowers founded the Escherndorf wine cooperative. The manager is Gotthardt Römmelt, managing director Thomas Römmelt and cellar master Ernst Braun. Vineyards with 30 hectares of vineyards in the communities of Dettelbach, Escherndorf are used by the members in individual locations Furstenberg
, Neuses, Nordheim and Volkach. They are planted with the white varieties Müller-Thurgau, Silvaner, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris, Riesling, Kerner, Scheurebe and Bacchus, as well as the red varieties Pinot Noir, Blaufränkisch
, Dornfelder and Domina. WG is the partner for wine processing DIVINO Nordheim Thüngersheim
, The white wines are fermented and aged in steel tanks. The red wines are traditionally fermented exclusively in mash and mature in large wooden barrels or in barriques. The large product range includes many white wines, red wines, Rotling
, bottle-fermented sparkling wines and brandies (pomace, grapes, fruit).