The name counts beside Altenberg. Herrenberg. chapel hill. Kirchberg. Klosterberg and Rosenberg to the most common single layer designations in Germany. A Sonnenberg comes in almost all growing areas a total of 80 times before, making it by far the most common name. In many other layer names "sun" is included as an ingredient. That's not surprising, but plays as optimal as possible exposition (Sunshine) during the growth cycle of vine an important role.
The oriented south to southeast vineyards with 20 to 30% slope cover 24 hectares of vineyards. The partly skeletal soils consist of loamy sand to clayey loam. Here are mainly the varieties Riesling. Traminer. muscatel. Müller-Thurgau. Cabernet Dorsa. Pinotin and Frühburgunder cultivated. A share of the situation has for example the winery Thuringian Winery Bad Sulza,
The aligned to south-southwest to northeast vineyards with 0 to 40% slope cover 150 hectares of vineyards on gypsum Keuper and reed sandstone floors. The size is a very inhomogeneous location. High-quality areas are south-south-east orientated and sheltered from the wind bath Scabs and stone turnips. A share of the situation has for example the winery Dautel,
The south (from which the name derives) aligned vineyards with 10 to 25% slope cover 78 hectares of vineyards mainly on deep loess and loess clay soils. The best parcels are in the middle section. Here is especially the variety Riesling cultivated, Shares in the situation have for example the two wineries Baron Langwerth von Simmern and HJ Ernst,
The west-facing flat vineyard covers...