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Durbacher Mount of Olives

See below Mount of Olives,

Popular single vineyard designation (also in the spelling Oelberg) in Germany. The name mostly has a reference to the Olive Mountain in the Bible, which got its name from the olive trees growing there. Jesus stayed on this mountain in the east of Jerusalem several times (Lk 21/37, Lk 22/39, Joh 8/1, Mk 13/3).

Durbach - Baden (Ortenau)

The vineyards, facing west to south at an altitude of 220 to 260 metres above sea level with a slope of 40 to 80%, comprise almost 14 hectares of vineyards on granite weathered soil. Here, mainly Gewürztraminer is cultivated. Members of the Durbacher WG as well as the Männle Heinrich Winery have shares in the site.

Efringen-Kirchen - Baden (Markgräflerland)

The vineyards, which are oriented to the south-southeast and in a depression to the east-southeast to southwest, at an altitude of 250 to 320 meters above sea level with a slope gradient of 0 to 50%, comprise 35 hectares of vineyards. The shallow soils are made of lime-weathered loam (Rendzina) with Jurassic limestone and have a good water balance. The main...

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