Scheiblhofer The Wine

The family business is located in the municipality of Andau in the Burgenland wine-growing region of Neusiedlersee in Austria. It was founded in 1986 by Johann Scheiblhofer ( Big John ), who converted the business to viticulture as his main occupation. Since 2000 , his son Erich Scheiblhofer a master wine maker and state-certified wine manager took over the business, after gaining practical experience in Australia and California.

With the most hours of sunshine and the highest temperature peaks , Andau is known as hottest spot of Austria. Given this in combination with the mineral gravel soils , ideal conditions for ripe and full-bodied wines are given. Their own vineyards cover a total of 75 hectares , however , grapes from the Burgenland wine- growing region of Leithaberg , Mittelburgenland and Neusiedlersee are also processed. 75 % of the production are in red wine varieties such as Zweigelt, ST.Laurent, Pinot Noir, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah.  25 % are white wine varieties like Gruener Veltliner, Welschriesling, Chardonnay, Bouvier, Sauvignon Blanc, Muscat and Gelber Muscateller. Their famous red wine is the Big John a cuvee with 60 % Zweigelt, 20 % Cabernet Sauvignon and 20 % Pinot Noir one of the best wines in Austria and in the world.

Gelber Muskateller

2020

PRODUCER: Scheiblhofer The Wine VOLUME: 750ml
COD: Austria ALCOHOL: 12%

Fine Muskateller aroma, intense flavor of freshly grated nutmeg, fine acidity.

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Zweigelt Neusiedlersee DAC

2019

PRODUCER: Scheiblhofer The Wine VOLUME: 750ml
COD: Austria ALCOHOL: 13%

Blackish ruby, fine blend of cherry and sour cherry, very fruity and complex on the nose, full tannins, long lasting and powerful on the palate and finish.

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Big John

2018

PRODUCER: Scheiblhofer The Wine VOLUME: 750ml
COD: Austria ALCOHOL: 14%

Dense ruby red with violet edges, total fruitiness and aroma of caramel, complex and layered, powerful tannins with oak roasted flavor.

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The Legends

2018

PRODUCER: Scheiblhofer The Wine VOLUME: 750ml
COD: Austria ALCOHOL: 14%

As a tribute and recognition of the great wines of France and their centuries-long history in Europe is our traditional vinified Blend wine as “Legends”. This is a traditional blend of Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot, stored for 16 months in new French oak barrels. Deep ruby red with mature borders, integrated fruitiness to caramel and blackcurrant, complex and multi-layered structure, roasted flavor with a mighty oak, soft body.

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The Zweigelt

2018

PRODUCER: Scheiblhofer The Wine VOLUME: 750ml
COD: Austria ALCOHOL: 14%

Blackish violet, complex sour scent, wild berry notes, fine cinnamon, powerful expression of multi-layered with creamy tannins, powerful body with fragrant finish.

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Praittenbrunn

2015

PRODUCER: Scheiblhofer The Wine VOLUME: 750ml
COD: Austria ALCOHOL: 15%

A monumental Bordeaux-blend from Leithaberg´s best grapes, fulminant and opulent with mineral finesse and profound length.

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