Riesling DOC South Tyrol


The cool, fresh microclimate 580 m above Meran provides optimal conditions for this grape to develop to the full. Fine and fruity, with an exceptionally elegant note of peaches and apricots, it is fresh on the palate with a soft mineral finish.

100% Riesling
Drinking maturity : 
6+ years
Drinking temperature: 
approx. 12°C
48 hl/ha
13,5% vol.
maturation of the wine : 
small wooden barrel
Acid and residual sugar: 
7 g/l Residual sugar: 2,5 g/l

The grapes remain on the vine until they are absolutely ripe and are later read by hand. A long maceration period on the press extracts the typical Riesling notes from the berry skin. The fermentation is 100%. in the wood at about 18°C. This is followed by 10 months of ageing on the fine yeast.

Tasting note

Our delicately fruity Riesling smells of peach and apricot, is elegant and fresh on the palate. It also convinces with a slightly mineral finish. Fits as an aperitif, with cold starters, salads and Mediterranean dishes.


The grapes for this Riesling grow in our terraces at 580 m above sea level directly at the winery above Merano. Here the grapes ripen in a cooler microclimate and can thus develop their beautiful fruit. In addition, the typical fresh animating acidity is preserved. The soils are characterised by mineral-rich granite and porphyry.

EICHENSTEIN Weingut & Chalet

ab Hof Verkauf
Katzensteinstr. 34
39012 Meran - Südtirol, Italien

Tel. +39 344 2820179
Tel. +39 0473 427779

Oberwirt´s Gourmet & Weinladele

Josef Waldner
St. Felixweg 2
39020 Marling - Südtirol, Italien

Tel. +39 0473 222020

Eichenstein Weine im Onlineshop bestellen über das Meraner Weinhaus
Vinum Vinothek Bozen

Brennerstraße 28
I-39100 Bozen (BZ)
T. +39 0471 061620


Meraner Bauernladen

Romstraße 245
39012 Meran

Pasta Shop

Laubengasse 53
39012 Meran - Südtirol, Italien

Tel. +39 0473 270973

Keller GmbH

Großer Anger 3
85416 Langenbach - Deutschland

Tel. +49 (0)8761 76760

delikat essen & schenken

Rüdiger Hammes
Hauptraße 14
53819 Neukirchen
Tel.: +49 (0)2247 9000980



Enoteka Italia GmbH

Hofstettenstrasse 15
CH- 3600 Thun

Tel. +41 (0) 33 222 44 48



VinSano GmbH

Stockackerstr. 83
CH-4153 Rainach


Wybrecht boissons

18 Rue de Habsheim
68170 Rixheim - Frankreich

Tel. +33 (0)3 89 44 76 90

Eichenstein Vineyard


The family of Josef Waldner, owner of the winery, have been making wine for 350 years. The origin of winemaking at the Eichenstein has its roots in Marling, where the dedicated wine lover created his first white wine cuvée “Gloria Dei” in 2005. In 2006, he followed on with his “Baccara” Marlot and

Cabernet Franc red wine cuvéè, assisted and advised by renowned enologist Hartmann Donà. In 2007 Josef Waldner further realised his vision when he established the Eichenstein vineyard on the Freiberg, from 550-600 m, above Meran. In 2014, the crowning jewel of the vineyard was built: The wine cellar, a vinarium and a guest chalet. And in 2018, the most recent porphyry plot was established at 500 m above sea level.

Josef Waldner

We want our wines to have a stirring soul. That’s why we we strive to create authentic, charismatic wines that live on in your memory. Josef Waldner’s passion for grapes and wine stems from a long family tradition.