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Hochrain

Riede or location in the municipality of Wösendorf (Weißenkirchen) in the Lower Austrian wine-growing region Wachau, It lies between the cadastral communities of St. Michael and Wösendorf on the ridges of the Danube Valley, A subried is called Ralais, The steep facing southeast terraced Vineyards with up to 65% slope Tilt comprise 22 hectares of vineyards at 215 to 290 meters above sea level. They consist of crystalline stone soils with sandy loess layer and 20% lime concentration in the top soil, which is a good one Water storage capacity exhibit. This is where the variety comes in Green Valtellina grown. Members of the winegrowers' cooperative, for example, have shares in the vineyard Wachau domain as well as the wineries Hirtzberger Franz. Jamek Josef. Machherndl. Pichler Franz and Pichler Rudi,

Hochrain and Ralais - Wösendorf (Wachau, Lower Austria)
Picture: © Robert Herbst POV

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