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Castle garden

Single location in the municipality Burkheim (area Kaiserstuhl) in the German growing area to bathe, It is located on the western edge of the since 1762 only as a ruin existing "Burkheimer Castle". First vine plantings are already mentioned in Franconian times around 750 in the course of the plantation of terraced vineyards. The west to east partially terraced vineyards with 0 to 35% slope cover 58 hectares of vineyards. In the lower area, a hollow is formed, which protects against winds. The soils consist of lava and tuff composite volcanic weathering bedrock overlaid by loess. These have a good Water storage capacity, Here are mainly cultivated the Burgundersorten. For example, members of the cooperative have shares in the position Burkheimer winemakers at the Kaiserstuhl, as well as the winery Bercher,

Other single layers called Schlossgarten (or Schloßgarten) are in the communities / Anaugebiete Bretzenheim (Nahe), Burrweiler, Friedelsheim (Pfalz), Geisenheim (Rheingau), hill home (Baden), Kirchheimbolanden, Kleinniedesheim (Palatinate), mass home (Rheingau), Offstein (Rheinhessen) and Schweppenhausen (near).

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