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Weingut Hansen-Lauer

Website: www.bernkastel.de/weingenuss/weinwissen-an-der-mosel-in-bern...
Bernkasteler-Kues GermanyCountry/Region: Germany - Mosel

Thomas Hansen is the third in the generation of the Hansen family to produce top quality wines at Weingut Hansen-Lauer in Bernkastel-Kues, overlooking the picturesque Mosel River.

Weingut Hansen-Lauer, with its perfect blend of soil and climate, produces white wines exclusively of the Riesling grape, carefully crafted by master winemaker Thomas Hansen. His expertise assures exquisite wines for the most discriminating wine lover.

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Thomas Hansen

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History
Date Founded: 1919
Owner: Thomas Hansen
Winery Philosophy: Thomas Hansen is devoted to elaborating wines that express the characteristics of the terroir, and it starts in the vineyard.

The history of the winery goes back more than 100 years. Its almost 2 hectares of vines are situated around the medieval town of Bernkastel. 100% of the vineyards are planted with Riesling, the leading grape-variety of the Mosel-river.

 


Winery/Vineyards
Winery Acreage: 4.7 acres
Winery Production: 1000 / 9L cases
Varietals Produced: Riesling
Winemaker: Thomas Hansen

Hansen-Lauer's two hectares of vines are situated amid the Germany's finest growing region which produces many of the best and costliest white wines in the world. Bernkastel-Kues, a picturesque village and tourist mecca overlooking the Mosel River, has long been the home of the finest Rieslings in Germany.

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