On the castle mountain of Kapfenstein, you can eat, drink and live in ways not possible anywhere else in Styria.
It remains the universal trident of enjoyment: good wine, fine food and a comfortable room to rest your weary head. Nonetheless, this particular ensemble at Kapfenstein is unique. First of all, the location: a fairy-tale castle sitting atop volcanic rock
with views deep into the countryside, and with historic credentials of having once been a formidable defense fortress. Today, no one needs to raise a defense against the wonders of enjoyment which await the inhabitants. Georg Winkler-Hermaden runs the wine estate with his family on the Schlossberg, truly magnificent wines such as his Traminer or their famous red wine, Olivin
. His brother, Martin, cooks in the castle kitchen - utterly unaristocratically, no burbles or fancy extras, but outstanding, down-to-earth dishes you can dig into. If you stay overnight, you live in stylish, individually appointed rooms in the castle and the towers
. And just so that it can never get boring at Kapfenstein, the new castle masters ongoingly put on art and music events, wine tastings, and lots more besides.www.schloss-kapfenstein.at