1. Place in Germany at the DWI Special Award "Best Bouquet Varieties" for our Sauvignon Blanc.

Award Großer Staatsehrenpreis 2017. Article

Bundesehrenpreis-Award 2017. Article

• Recommended in Der Mainzer 2018: Ascender and additional 1. Place for our Sauvignon Blanc in the Bouquet Varieties

Feinschmecker 2018: You find us within the best german vineries

• Recommended from Falstaff Weinguide 2018

• Recommended from Gault Millau 2018

• Recommended from Vinum Weinguide 2018

Meininger "Red Wine award": very good result for our St. Laurent dry Barrique, Frühburgunder Réserve, Regent dry Barrique und Cabernet Sauvignon & Merlot

Meininger "Best of Riesling" over 2400 international wines in the competition: a good result for Riesling Spätlese dry and Riesling Spätlese off dry

Savoir-Vivre: Four times "Great Gold" for Chardonnay dry, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay Selection "Cold Harvest" and Spätburgunder Rosé ice wine

Wein Pur: 3 Glasses for Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Gris dry, Chardonnay dry and Chardonnay dry Barrique

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Award winner at the "Grand Prix of the middle class". To the article

VivArt Lifestyle-Magazine "the Cabernet whisperer": an article about us and our wines. To the article

FOCUS Wine-Test: 2. place for our pinot blanc dry.

• Recommended from Gault Millau 2017: "..has a way for i.e. frothy, super-juicy Sauvignon Blanc, as well as for Cabernet Sauvignon & Merlot,.."

• Falstaff Weinguide 2017: ".., they have build up a reputation for wines with a clear aromatic expression and a smooth structure…"

• Meininger "Best of Riesling" with over 2600 submitted international Wines: A very good result for our Riesling selection "Cold Harvest" and for the Riesling "Spätlese" dry

• Meininger "German Red Vine Award": a very good overall result for our Cabernet Sauvignon & Merlot (89 Pts.), St. Laurent "Barrique" (88 Pts.), Frühburgunder Réserve (88 Pts.) and Regent dry "Barrique" (87 Pts.)

• Savoir-Vivre-Weinwettbewerb: "Outstanding" (3 Suns) für Chardonnay Spätlese trocken, Frühburgunder Auslese trocken, St. Laurent im Barrique und Cabernet Sauvignon & Merlot

• Wein Pur, austrian wine magazine: 3 Glasses for our Pinot Noir Rosé semi-dry.

Selection 2016, we are the best vinery in Germany. article

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Allgemeine Zeitung January 2016. A nice article about us. article.

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• Selection wine magazine: First place in the "Germany´s Best Winegrowing Estate" competition (1/2016 edition)

• REGENTPREIS 2015 - our Regent was awarded again. to the article.


• best wine and lived ecumene - AZ in November 2015. to the article
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• In 2015 "Selection" assigned its Gold Top Level rating (5 stars) to the following wines: Cabernet Sauvignon & Merlot trocken in barrique and Riesling "cold harvest" Auslese as well as 8 additional gold medals (4 stars) for our wines

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• Meininger "Best of Riesling", from 1,836 submitted international wines: "Outstanding" for our "cold harvest" Auslese and "very good" for our Riesling Spätlese halbtrocken.

• Vinum "Deutscher Rotweinpreis" (German Red Wine Prize): excellent scores in the final round for our Frühburgunder Auslese trocken

• Silver: Internationaler Piwi Wine Prize

• Savoir-Vivre Wine Competition: "Outstanding" for Chardonnay Spätlese trocken

• Grand Concours Du monde," International Gewürztraminer Competition/Straßbourg Evenements: 2nd place for our Gewürztraminer Spätlese trocken

• Recommended in Gault Millau 2016: "The Regent is superbly impressive. The Cabernet Sauvignon & Merlot trocken in barrique from the Petersberg are grand as well. More like these, please."

• Falstaff Weinguide 2016: "Beyond first-class Rieslings, there are notable wines from rare varieties. And if bad weather hasn´t come in the way, you´ll also find captivating Auslese wines from Spätburgunder. How grand that there are still estates dedicated to these kinds of original specialties."


• Selection wine magazine: "Germany-wide" – We were awarded 4th place in the Top Collection category from the 100 Best Winegrowers & Cooperatives

• Donation for a church organ - we are engaged for a worthy case. to the article

• In the Meininger competition we achieved "very good" with our St. Laurent trocken in barrique

• Recommended in Gault Millau - 1 Grape Cluster

• Savoir-Vivre Wine Competition: "Excellent" rating for three wines, "Outstanding" for two wines

• Feinschmecker: We were also included among Germany´s finest winegrowing estates in the booklet from "Feinschmecker"

• "Der Mainzer," a restaurant & wine guide from Rudolf Knoll, included us once again as well


• Selection wine magazine: "Top 50" – We were awarded 1st place, meaning the best collection from 100 top winegrowing estates & cooperatives

• WINERY OF THE YEAR - amidst the harvest we receive a sensational message: The Winery Bretz is Estate of the year 2013/14 of the DLG. to the article.

• In 2013 "Selection" declared our Merlot and Gewürztraminer Eiswein to be world class (5 stars); Gold (4 stars) was awarded to the Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay Spätlese, Cabernet Sauvignon & Merlot and Riesling Spätlese halbtrocken

• Meiningers Weinwelt, international Riesling competition: Riesling Spätlese halbtrocken achieved 4th place out of 2,075 submitted international Rieslings

• Savoir-Vivre Wine Competition: "Excellent" for Regent trocken in barrique and "very good“ for Spätburgunder Auslese trocken, Chardonnay trocken in barrique, Blanc de Noir and Gewürztraminer Eiswein

• Feinschmecker: We were also included among Germany´s finest winegrowing estates in the booklet from "Feinschmecker"

• Listed in "Der Mainzer," a restaurant & wine guide from Rudolf Knoll, as a "rising" estate