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Engelsfelsen

Single location in the municipality Bühlertal (area Ortenau) in the German growing area to bathe, The name is derived from a rock in the shape of an angel. The vineyards, which are oriented from the west to predominantly to the southeast, cover 54 hectares of vineyards on granite floors. The location counts with up to 75 ° (373%) Tilt to the steepest vineyards Europe. It is characterized by large day-night temperature fluctuations. To about 80% Pinot Noir ( Pinot Noir ). There are some privileged plots. Part of the area is used as a living vineyard museum of historic viticulture. In 2014 the "Engelssteig" was opened for hikers and climbers. Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Duijn and Nägelsförst,

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