The winery "Winzerhof Dockner" is located in the municipality of Höbenbach Krems at the foot of the Göttweiger mountain in the Lower Austrian wine region Kremstal, A is connected Winery, Opposite this is the newly built wine tasting center in the middle of the vineyards, where group tastings, seminars and monthly winemaker brunch are organized. The JOE cellar was opened in 2017, where larger quantities can be processed quickly and gently. Around one million bottles are produced annually from a total of 160 hectares of vineyards. The Ried Frauengrund is the first sparkling wine manufacturer in Krems. In the basement alley, several basements were extensively renovated and merged. The company is run by "Sepp" and Gudrun Dockner, son Josef is responsible for the vinification.
The vineyards are located in the vineyards Frauengrund (Angern), Himmelreich (Höbenbach), Leithen (Egelsee), Lusthausberg (Hollenburg), Gottschelle and Oberfeld (Furth), and Rosengarten (Tiefenfucha). There are 70% white wine varieties Green Valtellina. Riesling. Chardonnay. Pinot gris. Sauvignon Blanc and muscatel, as well as 30% the red wine varieties Zweigelt. St. Laurent. Cabernet Sauvignon. Merlot and Pinot Noir processed. Through selective only gets in multiple passes physiologically mature and healthy grapes for processing.
The best 40 are stored in the Sacra cellar each year, which are decorated with a special oil painting. In the wooden barrel cellar or adventure cellar there are manually carved wooden barrels and specially designed stainless steel tanks with the wine godfathers of the past decades. It has been here every year since November 11, 1992 Martini a great baptism of wine, where personalities from the sports, political, media and cultural scene act as godparents. These included the athletes Karl Schranz, Franz Klammer and Paul Breitner, the politicians Helmut Zilk, Michael Häupl, Josef Pühringer, Franz Vranitzky, Erwin Pröll and Johanna Mikl-Leitner, the painter Hermann Nitsch, the musicians Wolfgang Ambros and Marianne Mendt, as well the pastor of wine Hans Denk.
The extremely extensive product range is divided into 13 lines, these are Göttweiger Berg, Riedenweine, Joe Weine, Reserve, Sacra (e.g. the red wine cuvé from Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Zweigelt named "Holy Göttweiger Berg"), Iosephos & Ionanis, Domain Baron Geymüller, sparkling wine, sparkling wine, sweet wine ( Eiswein. liqueur ), High-proof (apricot, Williams pear, nut, rape ), Special creations ( wormwood, Apricot beer) and fruit juices. The winery is a member of "Vinum Circa Montem" (wine around the mountain = Göttweiger Berg).