The winery "Markus Prackwieser - Gump Hof" is located in the municipality Völs am Schlern (Fiè allo Sciliar) in the southern Eisacktal in the Italian wine-growing area South-Tirol (Region Trentino-Alto Adige ). The traditional Gump Hof was already mentioned in documents in 1546. He has been owned by the Prackwieser family for more than 200 years. since 2000 the company is managed by Markus Prackwieser. The vineyards cover six hectares of vineyards up to 550 meters above sea level in steep areas with 50 to 70% Tilt, These are one third of the red varieties Blauburgunder ( Pinot Noir ) and Vernatsch ( Schiava Grossa ), as well as two-thirds of the white varieties Sauvignon ( Sauvignon Blanc ), Pinot Blanc ( Pinot Blanc ) and Gewurztraminer planted.
The wines are produced in the two lines "Praesulis" (after the nearby castle Prösels) and "Renaissance" (selection of the best lots). You will be layed and typical of the variety vinified. Depending on the type of wine, they are aged in steel tanks, barriques or large oak barrels (tonneau) in the primary rock cellar. The white wines are stored on the long , Premium wines are the two white wines Praesulis Sauvignon and Praesulis Pinot Blanc (mature in stainless steel and 1/3 in a large wooden barrel) and the red wine Praesulis Pinot Noir (matured in barrique 1 year), and the sweet as Passito vinified white wine cuvée Tandaradei (Pinot Blanc, Sauvignon, Gewürztraminer; 5 hl / ha yield, matures 2 years in oak barrels). The winery is a member of the association Free winegrowers South Tyrol,