The winery is located in Bolzano in the Italian winegrowing area South-Tirol (Region Trentino-Alto Adige ). The traditional farm has been run by the family for more than six centuries from the year 1365 onwards. Today he is in 21st generation led by Florian Schmid. The vineyards cover nine hectares of privately owned vineyards, where mainly Lagrein and Vernatsch varieties are grown. In addition, contract growers from all over South Tyrol deliver grapes from the communities of Entiklar, Missian, St. Georgen and Gries.
It will be the red wines Lagrein, Vernatsch ( Schiava Grossa ), Edelvernatsch ( Schiava Gentile ) Merlot, Pinot Noir ( Pinot Noir ) Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc, as well as the white wine varieties Chardonnay and Pinot Blanc ( Pinot Blanc ). These are planted at the most suitable location in order to optimally exploit the quality potential of the soil. They are mostly in traditional Pergelerziehung only white varieties and some Lagrein plants are Guyot ) behaved.
The quality-oriented yield reduction yields an average of 90 hectoliters / hectare. The wines are called DOC South Tyrol. Kalterersee and St. Magdalener produced. you will be origin- and typical of the variety in fruit- Style expanded. The wines ripen depending on the type of wine in up to two Stochwerken deep cellars at a year-round ideal temperature of 14 ° Celsius mostly in conventional wooden barrels and partly in steel tanks. The premium wines of the house are Pinot Noir "Villa Schmid", Grieser Lagrein Riserva and Grieser Lagrein "Villa Schmid". Every year nearly 100,000 bottles of wine are produced and from the farm or marketed through selected wine merchants. The winery is a member of the association "Wineries South Tyrol".