The "champagne VAUX-factory" is located in Eltville in the German wine-growing region Rheingau . The origin is in 1868 with the founding of the Society in Berlin. In the 1880s the company was acquired by the near Metz on the Moselle located in Lorraine "ChÃ¢teau de Vaux," along with extensive vineyards, leaving in this way a German "champagne house" arise. Following the First World War, Lorraine became a French territory, so the production site was moved to Eltville. After several changes of ownership in 1982 took over a small group of wine lovers, initiated by the Wiesbaden-based bank director Gustav Adolf SchÃ¤ling that Sektmanufaktur by a subsidiary of Dresdner Bank. Meanwhile Vaux is a corporation with 68 shareholders. As the Board acts since 1998 Nikolaus Graf von Plettenberg, Prince Michael zu Salm-Salm. Manager and winemaker, Marcus Hess.Informationen zu "Sektmanufaktur Schloss VAUX AG" im Wein-Plus Weinführer
All sparkling wines are produced according to traditional method of bottle fermentation. They are generated from base wines include Riesling, Pinot Blanc and Pinot Noir. The basic cuvee of the house is the "Vaux CuvÃ©e" from Pinot Blanc, Pinot Noir and Riesling. The base wines that come from multiple German sparkling wine-growing regions. Furthermore, there is a "Riesling Brut", "Rose Brut" and the red sparkling wine "CuvÃ©e Rouge." The base wines of the Rheingau position sect are purchased from reputable producers and Rheingau are vintage sparkling wines in rather small numbers. The culinary commitment of the champagne factory, you can experience in the Crass Castle in Eltville.