The “Weingut Stadt Klingenberg” is located in the municipality of Klingenberg (Mainviereck area) in the German wine-growing region Franconia
, The traditional company was founded in 1912. Benedikt Baltes is responsible for operations and cellaring. The vineyards encompass 13 hectares of vineyards in mostly Buntsandstein terrace steep slopes in the individual layers Schlossberg
(Klingenberg) and Bischofsberg
(United Heubach). They are planted with Pinot Noir (65%), Portuguese and other red wine varieties, as well as the white wine varieties Müller-Thurgau and Riesling. The primary goal is wines with varietal and layer character. The grapes, which are 100% hand-picked, are consistently traditionally developed. Quality criteria are low yields, long maceration times, long barrel maturation in large wooden barrels made from local oak, avoiding additives such as. B. pure breeding yeasts and the unfiltered bottling of the wines. The label is adorned by famous historical copper engravings from the 17th century, which were created in Klingenberg as the seat of the electoral winery at that time. The winery has been a member of the VDP
(Association of German quality wine estates).