News & Events

As we say goodbye to the autumn colours and to embrace the first winter frosts.
The Mosel vineyards have begun their winter sleep “ with the exception of the harvesting of the Eiswein”

As the Wine Cellars and Terraces start to close for the winter months in preparation for the spring
However there are still some wonderful frosted landscapes through the Mosel Valley to enjoy.

We would like to thank all the guests who visited us this year it has been a pleasure to share Zur Alten Weinkelter and the village of Ellenz with you
and to hear your many stories over a glass or two

and we look forward to what 2018 brings

The main holiday season on the Mosel may have ended ,but not for us here at Zur Alten Weinkelter we are happy to welcome guests for the remainder of 2017 and in to 2018

including the Christmas and New Year Holidays

As we approach the Christmas Market season “ Remember it is only around the Corner “

... time for enjoying a glass ...or two of Mulled ( Glüwein ) Wine
here on the Mosel we have a good selection of markets to visit

Bernkastel Kues 24 November - 22 December 2017

Cochem 24 November - 17 December 2017

Koblenz 24 November - 22 December 2017

Traban Trabach 24 November 2017 - 1 January 2018 ( Closed 24-25 December 2017 )

Trier 27 November - 22 December 2017

please check all dates with the town direct before making any travel arrangements

If you are thinking of planing a visit to the Mosel in 2018
we are now taking reservations, and if you want to plan your visit around many of the fests along the Mosel here are a few of ones close to Zur Alten Weinkelter


Poltersdorf Weinfest 27-30 July 2018

Ellenz Weinfest 3 - 6 August 2018

Ernst Weinfest 17-20 August 2018

Cochem Weinfest 23-27 August 2018

Winzerhof-Fest Ellenz 14-16 September

Straßenweinfest Poltersdorf 21-23 September


and of course we are here all year so just contact us … there is always something going on
We look forward to welcoming you at Zur Alten Weinkelter in Ellenz