Several times occurring single layer designation in Germany, In addition to those listed below in detail, there are also those in the communities Duchroth (Near), as well as Ediger and Ernst (Mosel). In the growing area palatinate there is a large location called Feuerberg.
The name derives from the volcanic soil. The in the slope from southwest to south, and in the flat area to the west aligned vineyards in 200 to 240 meters above sea level with 0 to 45% slope cover 83 hectares of vineyards. The parcels in the upper third with the southwest slope are protected from cold north winds. The eponymous dark and heat-storing volcanic weathering soils have a loess overlay in the slope area. Here are the varieties Pinot Blanc ( Pinot Blanc ), Pinot Gris ( Pinot gris ) and Pinot Noir ( Pinot Noir ). Shares in the situation have for example members of the wine cooperative Burkheimer winemakers at the Kaiserstuhl, as well as the wineries Bercher and Bercher-Schmidt,
The oriented to the southeast vineyards with 15 to 35% slope cover 155 hectares of vineyards. The soils consist of loess, skeletal limestone and sandy to stony loam. Here are the varieties Riesling, Pinot Blanc (Pinot Blanc), Pinot Gris (Pinot Gris), Sylvaner and Dornfelder cultured. Shares in the situation have, for example, the wineries Michel-Pfannebecker and Stauffer.