The trunk winery is located in the municipality of Kitzeck-Fresing in the Austrian wine-growing region südsteiermark
, It has been in family ownership since 1803 and is run by Gerhard and Maria Wohlmuth in the seventh generation. Even the eldest son Gerhard jun. and his girlfriend Marion are an integral part of the family business. Gerhard Wohlmuth jun. gained among other things practice at wineries in Italy, New Zealand and South Africa. The vineyards in Kitzeck-Fresing cover 35 hectares of vineyards in the vineyards Altenberg, Edelschuh, Einöd, Gola, Sausal Schlössl and Steinriegel. They are planted to 75% with the white varieties Welschriesling, Yellow Muscat, Pinot Blanc, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Semillon, Sauvignon Blanc, Gewürztraminer and Riesling, as well as to 25% with the red varieties Zweigelt, Pinot Noir, Blaufränkisch
, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot. There is a consistent yield restriction with depending on the variety between 32 and 45 hl / ha. Depending on the type of wine, the wines are aged in steel tanks, large oak barrels or barriques. It will too Schilcher
. kosher wines
, Distillates and flaschenvergorene sect produced.
In 2005, another winery in Styria was acquired in the Großlage Steinbach near Gamlitz. On the slopes, which are up to 55% steep, the varieties Welschriesling, Pinot Blanc, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and Gelber Muskateller are cultivated. Since 2003, the Wohlmuth family also owns vineyards in Neckenmarkt
in the DAC area Mittelburgenland
, These cover around ten hectares in the two renowned vineyards Hochberg and Rabenkropf. The wines are fermented in Neckenmarkt and then brought to the expansion in the Styrian trunk. The labels are designed by artists each year. The winery is a member of the association "Styrian Wine Cluster".