Next Altenberg. chapel hill. Kirchberg. Klosterberg. Rosenberg and Sonnenberg one of the most common single layer names in Germany. There are also the names Herrenberg. Mr. Berger and Maximiner Herrenberg, Herrenberg is also included in some other names, for example in Deutschherrenberg, Domherrenberg, Graf Beyßel Herrenberg and Kirchherrenberg. The name derives mostly from a former lordly possession. It occurs 44 times in 9 of the 13 growing areas (see last paragraph).
The oriented to the southeast to southwest vineyard with 15 to 60% slope comprises 15.5 hectares of vineyards on stony, heavily weathered clay shale soil. Above that closes the situation podium at. Here is mainly the variety Riesling cultivated. Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Berres. Dr. Hermann. Lotz Klaus. Roth Andreas. SA Prüm and St. Anna,
The west to southwest aligned vineyards with 10 to 30% slope cover 46 hectares of vineyards. The soils consist mainly of limestone, interspersed with Buntsandstein and Lösslehm. Here are mainly the varieties Riesling, Sylvaner and Müller-Thurgau grown. Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Muller Adam and Seeger Thomas,
This situation counts to the so-called Rhine front, The oriented to the east to the south vineyards in 120 to 200 meters above sea level with 10 to 35% slope include 39 hectares of vineyards. The soils consist of loess, Gehängelehm and Kalkmergel. The wind-sheltered location has a very good Water storage capacity, Here Riesling, but also Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris, Silvaner and Pinot Noir are cultivated. Shares have z. For example, the wineries Dr. Heyden. Protestant Church of Hesse and Nassau. Gröhl. Kissinger. Louis Guntrum. Manz Erich. Rappenhof and Staatliche Weinbaudomäne Oppenheim,
Rech is one of the community association Mayschoss. The location is opposite the ruin Saffenburg, from which one can enjoy a magnificent panoramic view over the Ahr valley. The aristocratic family of Saffenburgers was already mentioned in 1074. The oriented south to east vineyards with up to 60% slope in 130 to 260 meters above sea level cover 17 hectares of vineyards. The soils consist of loess, stony loess clay and greywacke. Here are the varieties Spätburgunder ( Pinot Noir ) partly ungrafted, as Blue Portuguese and Riesling cultivated. Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Deutzerhof. Jean Stodden and Maibachfarm,
The mainly to the northwest, as well as on a wavy rising slope to the west to southwest aligned vineyards with 10 to 50% slope cover nearly seven hectares of vineyards on gray slate soil. Here, especially the variety Riesling is cultivated. A share of the situation has for example the winery Weinhof Herrenberg,
The oriented south-southwest to southeast vineyard with 45 to 70% slope covers nearly seven hectares of vineyards on gray slate soil. Plots in the central slope are considered privileged. Here, especially the variety Riesling is cultivated. A share of the situation has, for example, the winery Siemens.
This belonged formerly to the possession of the counts (gentlemen) of Leiningen. The oriented to the southeast vineyards with up to 30% slope include 45 hectares of vineyards in the upper part of tertiary lime, on the foot of limestone and in the northern part of lime-raised Roterde (Rotliegend) and loess exist. Here, especially the variety Riesling, but also Rieslaner, Müller-Thurgau, Silvaner, Scheurebe and Pinot Noir are cultivated. The highest elevation capable is the "pulpit". This stands out in the name of up to four meters high, old vineyard walls exposed over the landscape. A plot called "Mardelskopf" is protected by sandstone walls and hedges and thus has a special microclimate. Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Bärenhof. Castel Peter. Darting Helmut. Fitz-Ritter. Brothers Bart. pfeffingen. Schaefer Karl. Schmitt Egon. Wegner Joachim. Winery on the Nile and Wolf Michael,
Other individual layers named Herrenberg exist in the municipalities Alf, Avelsbach, Ayl, Briedern, Cochem (Moselle), Düttingsfeld (Franconia), Enkirch, earth, felt (Mosel), Freyburg (Saale-Unstrut), Gerlachsheim (Baden), Kasel (Mosel), Kenzingen (Baden), Kesten (Moselle), Kleinkarlbach (Pfalz), Kleinochsenfurt (Franconia), Kövenig, Kröv (Mosel), Landau (Palatinate), Leimen (Baden), Mertesdorf (Mosel), Minfeld (Pfalz ), Mutzenroth (Franconia), Niedermennig (Mosel), Nordweil (Baden), Nussdorf (Pfalz), Oberschüpf (Baden), Oberschwarzach (Franconia), Rehborn (Near), Schierstein (Rheingau), Schweich (Mosel), Staudernheim (Nearby ), Trier, Valwig, Wawern and Zell (Mosel). In the two growing areas Franconia and middle Rhine there are also each Großlagen called Herrenberg.