The winery "Gebrüder Nittnaus" is located in the municipality of Gols (Untere Hauptstraße 105) in the Burgenland wine-growing region of Neusiedlersee (Austria) on the eastern shore of the lake. The family was first mentioned in 1683 as owners of a vineyard, so they have been growing wine for over 300 years. Since 2019 the winery has been managed by the brothers Andreas and Hans Michael Nittnaus. The trademark of the house is a geometrically stylized grape. For decades, the family winery has focused on the potential and diversity of the Neusiedler See region's vineyards, which impressively represent the fruitiness of Burgenland wines.
The vineyards cover 57 hectares of vineyards in the Edelgrund, Gabarinza, Goldberg, Kurzberg, Luckenwald, Neuberg, Salzberg and Ungerberg sites, spread over some 70 plots. Two thirds of the vineyards are planted with red wine varieties such as Zweigelt, and Pinot Noir, to one third white wine varieties such as Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Grüner Veltliner and Muscat Ottonel are cultivated According to the philosophy of the house, the company stands for excellent wine quality, handshake quality and sustainable commitment. The ecological cultivation is carried out according to certified rules of Nachhaltig Austria (seal of approval for sustainably produced wines). These include the preservation of biodiversity, maintaining climate neutrality, careful treatment of nature and social aspects.
Red wines, white wines and sweet wines are produced in a balanced proportion. The white wines are fermented in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature and mostly fresh and fruity. White wines of the reserve category mature partly in or 500-litre barrels. The red wines mature after temperature-controlled maceration and for at least 12 months in stainless steel tanks or barriques. Premium wines include the red wine cuvée Salzberg (Merlot/Blaufränkisch), Zweigelt Luckenwald Reserve and Blaufränkisch Altenberg Reserve. Beerenauslese, Trockenbeerenauslese and are aged in stainless steel, exceptional TBA of the "Grand Selection" series in oak or acacia barriques.