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Single location in the municipality of Altenahr / Reimerzhoven in the German growing region Ahr, The name derives from the medieval castle complex "Ekka", which was already razed and demolished in 1249. The vineyards, oriented from south to southeast, at 150 to 260 meters above sea level with a 40 to 60% gradient, cover almost eight hectares of vineyards. They lie on greywacke and slate weathering soils with a high proportion of stones under a very thin one humus layer, In the area of the Reimerzhoven district there is also loess and loess loam. Incidentally, this was the first position Monorackbahn (Monorail rack railway) of the growing area. Mainly Pinot Noir and Riesling are cultivated here. Have shares in the location z. B. the producers Deutzerhof. Lingen Peter. Mayschoß-Altenahr wine cooperative. Sermann-Kreuzberg,

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