For over 125 years the brand "Rotkäppchen", Germany's most popular champagne brandwhich is available in six variants and is produced in tank fermentation.
Only the exclusive "Sekt b. A." from the Saale-Unstrut wine region is produced in the Rotkäppchen sparkling wine cellar in classic bottle fermentation and is offered in limited editions. About every second bottle of sparkling wine that is uncorked in Germany comes from the Rotkäppchen sparkling wine cellars in Freyburg in the Saale-Unstrut region.
Everything you always wanted to know about sparkling wine, you can find out on a guided tour through Germany's oldest sparkling wine cellar directly on site and of course you can also taste it. Offered are the variously designed Guided tours for both individuals and groups.
Whether it's the listed atrium or the traditional vaulted cellars of the five-storey champagne and wine cellar: an equally impressive and tingling pleasure awaits you in this unique industrial monument. Incidentally, in the time-honoured cathedral cellar you will find Germany's largest Cuvée wooden barrel with a diameter of six metres or a volume of 120,000 litres. For the production of the impressive barrel alone, which today serves only as a curious showpiece, 25 oaks were needed.
Every year more than 100,000 visitors stream through the historic premises of the sparkling wine cellar, which you can also rent for special celebrations and events. Besides the versatile guided tours, the "Little Red Riding Hood Festival" every year for ensuring that the sparkling wine cellar remains a lively place of encounter. Entertaining shows as well as cabaret and music events, which take place in the atrium or in the cellar theatre, offer a wide variety of tastes.
Speaking of taste: In the well-assorted sparkling wine shop Freyburg you can stock up on various sparkling wine varieties and fine wines from Rotkäppchen. In addition, you will also find matching sparkling wine and wine glasses as well as stylish accessories for all aspects of enjoyment in the sparkling wine shop.