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Kaefferkopf

One of the classified Grand Cru positions in the Alsace (Haut-Rhin) within the appellation Alsace Grand Cru, It was not classified as a Grand Cru for the time being in 1932 because of two different soil types. This led to a decades-long dispute, since this also applies to other situations. Finally, from the year 2007 but the classification as the 51st Grand Cru. The classification excludes a part of the historic Kaefferkopf from the Grand Cru status. On around 15 hectares, in the future only AOC will be allowed Alsace be generated. A derogation allowed since the year 2007, the production of cuvées, The vineyards cover 63 hectares of vineyards in the community Ammerschwihr in 240 to 320 meters above sea level. You are with Gewurztraminer, Muscat ( Muscat Blanc ) Pinot Blanc. Pinot Gris and Riesling planted. Well-known producers are JB Adam, Kuehn, Meyer-Fonné, Martin Schaetzel, Pierre Sparr and François Wackenthaler.

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