Steitz – a Family-Run Winery in the Heart of the Rheinhessen
Steitz is a family-run winery crafting excellent German wines in the Rheinhessen region. The family name ‘Steitz’ was originally documented in 1510. The family hails from Donnersberg, and is now based in Badenheim as the family has lived in Rheinhessen since the 19th century. Currently, the fourth and fifth generation of the family run Steitz Winery. Fritz Steitz is responsible for working in the cellar and the vineyards. Their vineyards are located throughout a variety of soils in the Rheinhessen as well as in Bad Kreuznach in the winegrowing region of the Nahe.
The family name ‘Steitz’ was originally documented in 1510.
Winery Committed to the Use of Sustainable Methods
Steitz Winery is committed to producing the best wines using sustainable winemaking methods. While constantly discovering new techniques and practices, the team works hard to produce quality and finesse-filled wines for their customers. The microclimate, rainfall, temperature, and soil in the region add interesting challenges and growth in the cultivation of vines. Vineyards for the winery are located throughout Galgenberg, Roemerberg, Sonnenberg, Mandelbaum, Paradies, and Rosenberg as they cultivate roughly 15 hectares of vines. The presence of many different soil types gives a unique taste and exclusive attributes to their wines reflecting the quality of their vineyards. Steitz feels the relationship between the local terroir and their vines employing sustainable practices to protect their land for future generations.
The Winery’s Main Varietals and the Bed & Breakfast
Steitz Winery produces Riesling, Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Pinot Blanc, Muskateller, Merlot, and St. Laurent wines of excellent quality. We invite you to enjoy the wines of Steitz with an overnight stay at the winery’s bed and breakfast. Five well-appointed guest rooms will allow you to relax and indulge in the splendors of the region.