The term ‘Erste Lage’ is applied to a first-class vineyard with its own character and ideal potential in terms of age of the vines, location (orientation, relative and absolute elevation) and mesoclimate that, with the knowledge of the winemaker, always produces outstanding wines and is certified by an external Institute, the reputated Lacon GmbH. Each bottle of Erste Lage wine bears the limited quality proof-tag.
Only the highest quality vineyards of the Vulkanland Steiermark region may be awarded the title of ‘Grosse Lage’. Here grow the most expressive wines of the region with the greatest depth that are perfect for laying down. They are the result of the extraordinary good location of the vineyard (soil, type and age of vines, absolute and relative elevation, orientation and mesoclimate) and the skill of the winemaker and is certified by an external Institute, the reputated Lacon GmbH. Each bottle of Grosse Lage wine bears the limited quality proof-tag.