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Cat head

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.

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