Its famous “Bocksbeutel” wine bottle and its prized quality wines are well known around the world. Wine connoisseurs love the distinctive fruity but dry Franconian wines. Over 6,000 hectares of picturesque vineyards supply some of the best white wines ever made, while the red wines of the region are highly sought-after specialities. The taste is only part of the experience, along with the cosy wine cellars, tasting rooms and convivial wine festivals.
You can find comprehensive information about wine at:
(Fränkischer Weinbauverband e.V. und Tourismusverband Franken e.V.)
You may also be interested in the following:
- Frankenwein (Bavarian wine of Franconia)
- Silvaner – Wine from Franconia
- Fränkische Bocksbeutelstraße (Franconia’s wine route)
- “Franconia – Wine. Beautiful. Country!” app
Our tips for an exclusive wine experience in Bavaria/Franconia:
Wine Festivals in Franconia 2017
The “Wine Festivals in Franconia 2017” calendar is available free of charge and can also be downloaded.
Fans of wine festivals and true connoisseurs can look forward to plenty of highlights in the 2017 wine year. The “Wine Festivals in Franconia 2017” calendar contains details of all the exciting wine festivals in the region. Whether you prefer to try out young wines, enjoy traditional wine festivals or attend mulled wine parties – there is something to suit every taste here. You’re sure to have a wonderful time.
The “Wine Festivals in Franconia 2017” calendar can be downloaded free of charge as a PDF.
The calendar is also available free of charge from Gebietsweinwerbung Frankenwein-Frankenland GmbH. (Contact details below.)