Weingut Fred Loimer is an Austrian winery located in the Kamptal wine region, known for its production of high-quality Grüner Veltliner and Riesling wines. The winery was founded in 1988 by Fred Loimer, who learned winemaking from his father, and has since become a leading producer of Austrian wines.
The winery practices sustainable and organic farming methods, with a focus on biodiversity and soil health. They use natural cover crops to control weeds, and sheep to mow and fertilize the vineyards. Additionally, they use biodynamic practices, such as following the lunar calendar for planting and harvesting, and making their own compost.
The winery produces a range of white, red, and sparkling wines, with a focus on Grüner Veltliner and Riesling. They also produce Chardonnay, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris, and Sauvignon Blanc, as well as red varieties such as Zweigelt, Pinot Noir, and St. Laurent. The wines are known for their purity of fruit, minerality, and elegant, balanced style.
Fred Loimer has received numerous accolades and awards for his wines, including recognition from Wine Spectator, Decanter, and Gault Millau. The winery is also a member of the Österreichische Traditionsweingüter, a prestigious association of traditional Austrian wine estates.