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Castle garden

Single location in the municipality of Burkheim (Kaiserstuhl area) in the German growing region to bathe, It is located on the western edge of the “Burkheimer Schloss”, which has only existed as a ruin since 1762. The first vine plantations were mentioned in the Franconian period around 750 when terraced vineyards were planted. The partly terraced vineyards from west to east with 0 to 35% slope cover 58 hectares of vineyards. A trough is formed in the lower area, which protects against winds. The soils consist of lava and tufts composed of volcanic weathering bedrock, overlaid by loess, which have a good quality Water storage capacity, Above all, the Burgundy varieties are cultivated. Members of the cooperative, for example, have shares in the situation Burkheim vintners at the Kaiserstuhl, as well as the winery Bercher,

There are further individual locations called Castle Gardens (or Castle Gardens) in the municipalities / growing areas of Bretzenheim (Nahe), Burrweiler, Friedelsheim (Palatinate), Geisenheim (Rheingau), Hügelheim (Baden), Kirchheimbolanden, Kleinniedesheim (Palatinate), Massenheim (Rheingau), Offstein (Rheinhessen) and Schweppenhausen (Nahe).

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