The estate is located in the commune of Gedersdorf (Brunn im Felde district) east of Krems
in the Lower Austrian wine region Kremstal
, The manor was already in the 12th century Lesehof
(Admont Abbey) mentioned. The current family of owners is already mentioned in a document around 1365. The ancestor Kristof Ferstl (1808-1888) discovered the grape variety Neuburger
attributed to the fact that he fished out a vine floating in the Danube with a colleague of vintners and planted it. Josef Mantler (1910-1987) was particularly concerned with the selection and conservation of the grape variety Red Veltliner
earned. The company is run today by son Josef and his wife Margit.
The vineyards cover 14 hectares of vineyards (from the association Traditional wineries Austria
, the winery is a founding member) Mosburgerin, classified as first layers, mirror
, Steingraben and Wieland, as well as Reisenthal, Tiefenthal, Weitgasse and Zehetnerin. They are planted with the white varieties Grüner Veltliner (around 50%), Roter Veltliner, Riesling, Chardonnay, Neuburger and Gelber Muskateller.
Fermentation is preferably carried out with moderate temperature control in stainless steel in order to preserve fruit and character. The premium wines include various Grüner Veltliner and Rieslings, among others and Kremstal DAC Reserve. In weather-appropriate years too Eiswein
vinified. There are also fine brandies (wine matured for years, apricots). There is also field management with 68 hectares of fields and meadows according to organic-biological principles.