Fritz Haag is a winery located in the Mosel wine region of Germany, known for producing some of the finest Riesling wines in the world. The winery was founded in 1605 and has been run by the Haag family for over 200 years. Today, the estate is managed by Oliver Haag, the seventh-generation winemaker of the family.
Fritz Haag has 19 hectares of vineyards, with the majority planted to Riesling. The vineyards are situated on steep slopes along the Mosel river, with some of the steepest vineyards in the region. The soils are composed of slate, which is ideal for growing Riesling grapes. The winery is committed to sustainable farming practices, including minimal use of pesticides and herbicides.
Fritz Haag produces a range of Riesling wines, from dry to sweet, with a focus on expressing the terroir of the Mosel region. The estate's top wines are made from grapes grown in the Brauneberger Juffer and Brauneberger Juffer-Sonnenuhr vineyards, which are considered among the best sites for Riesling in the Mosel.
Fritz Haag's wines have received numerous accolades over the years, including high scores from wine critics and awards at international competitions. The winery is known for its exceptional quality and consistency, and its wines are sought after by collectors and Riesling enthusiasts around the world.