The Roman and Adelheid Pfaffl winery is located in the municipality of Stetten near Korneuburg on the northwestern city limits of Wien in the Lower Austrian wine region Weinviertel, The farm, which has been run for generations, was taken over by his parents in 1978 from today's winemaker Roman Pfaffl (* 1951). At that time, however, viticulture with less than one hectare of vineyards played only a minor role. But then the rapid ascent to the “Mr. Veltliner ". In 2003, newly built tasting rooms, a vinotheque and a winter garden were put into operation.
Roman Pfaffl, as chairman of the regional Weinviertel committee, was instrumental in ensuring that, starting in 2002, the first in Austria was DAC (Districtus Austriae Controllatus) classified wine with the label was created from the typical Grüner Veltliner grape variety. The winery is a member of the winegrowers' association Premium wineries Weinviertel, The vineyards have been in operation since 2000 Bockfliess castle winery leased or managed. Despite the considerable size, the estate has remained a purely family business. On the 60th birthday, responsibility passed to son Roman Josef Pfaffl and daughter Heidemarie Fischer.
The vineyard area totals 80 hectares and extends over eleven municipalities in the Altenberg, In golden Jochen, Haidviertel, Hundsleiten, Neuberg, Rossern, Sandtal, Seiser am Eck, Sonnleiten and vineyards Zeiseneck, They are 70% with the white wine varieties Grüner Veltliner (with around 50% of the total area the leading variety ), Pinot Blanc, Chardonnay, Riesling and Sauvignon Blanc, as well as 30% with the red varieties Zweigelt, St. Laurent, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. It becomes natural viticulture with permanent greening, careful foliage work, as well as avoidance of pesticides and chemical fertilization practiced.
The premium wines include the two Grüner Veltliners Haidviertel and Zeiseneck, the three Grüner Veltliner Weinviertel DAC Reserve Hundsleiten, Goldjoch and HOMMAGE, the white wine Terrassen Sonnleiten Riesling and the red wine Altenberg St. Laurent, as well as the two red wine cuvées "Excellent" (60% Zweigelt, 20% Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot) and "Heidrom" (50% Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon each).
Since the 2004 vintage, red and white wines have also been grown in the wine-growing region Wien produced. The vineyards close to the winery cover seven hectares of vineyards in the two Bisamberg Rieden Herrenholz and Praschen. These are the white wine vuvée "Wien 1" (Grüner Veltliner, Riesling, Pinot Blanc), the red wine cuvée "Wien 2" (Blauer Zweigelt, Cabernet Sauvignon) and a pure red wine from Pinot Noir. In addition, brandy, Glöger brandy and bottle-fermented sparkling wine are also produced.