The internationally renowned estate Wwe. Dr. H. Thanisch Erben Müller-Burgraef is located in the picturesque town of Bernkastel-Kues alongside the Mosel River. Here, estate manager Maximilian Ferger cultivates 40acres of top notch, steep slope Riesling sites. For generations the name Thanisch has been synonymous forluxurious white wines from the Mosel. The Thanisch family looks back on a winegrowing tradition of over 375 years. In the early19th century, the family acquired part of the famed Berncasteler Doctor vineyard. After Dr. Hugo Thanisch passed at an early age,his28-year-old wife inherited the estate, which was then named after the widow: Witwe Dr. H.Thanisch.