Famous single location in the municipality of Schloßböckelheim on the middle Nahe in the large location Burgweg in the German growing region Near, It was created on a former prospecting site, where until the beginning of the 20th century copper was dismantled. In 1914, a trial vineyard of the Prussian state domain (today Gut Hermannsberg) was created here in thousands of laborious hours. The vineyard was made with the 1921 Riesling Trockenbeerenauslese world famous, because this wine had an amazing 308 ° Oechsle (around 61 KMW). The mainly south and partly also southwest and southeast terraced Vineyards at 140 to 265 meters above sea level with 35 to 65% slope Tilt cover 13 hectares of vineyards.
The floors are made of weathered volcanic rock (porphyry, rhyolite, melaphyr) with a high proportion of fine earth and rock. Artificial irrigation must be carried out in dry years. Be here Riesling and Pinot Blanc ( Pinot Blanc ) grown. The vineyards, for example, have a share in the situation Anheuser Paul. Dr. Crusius. Gut Hermannsberg. Hehner-Kiltz. Imperial Count von Plettenberg and Schäfer-Fröhlich,
Picture: © Gut Hermannsberg