Singular situation in the municipality Sommerach (area Maindreieck) in the German cultivation area Franken
. The name goes back to the noble family von Katz, who had large vineyard possessions in Sommerach and had a cat's head in their coat of arms. The south-southeast to south-west oriented vineyards with 10 to 40% slope inclination comprise 180 hectares of vineyards on shell limestone soils with loamy sand. Silvaner, Riesling, Pinot Blanc and Pinot Noir are cultivated here. The vineyards Max Müller I
, Rothe Manfred
and Zang Otmar
, as well as members of the Sommerach winegrowers
have shares in the estate.