Riede or location in the community Dürnstein in the Lower Austrian wine region Wachau, It lies between the communities of Dürnstein and Weißenkirchen between the Rieden Buschenberg and Liebenberg. The name goes to Kaiser after a not verifiable legend Charlemagne (742–814) who is said to have camped here with the Franconian army. However, a family name is probably the origin of this name.
The steep south-southeast facing terraced Vineyards at 203 to 376 meters above sea level have slopes of up to 73% (36 °) Tilt and cover 15 hectares of vineyards. The subried Lichtensteinerin forms the southeastern part of the Kaiserberg. The steep south-southeast facing terraced Vineyards at 207 to 302 meters above sea level have a slope of up to 66% Tilt and cover five hectares of vineyards. The barren soils consist of paragneiss and granite weathering. Here are mainly the varieties Green Valtellina and Riesling cultured. The producers, for example, have shares in the reed Wachau domain. Pomaßl and Prague,
Picture: © Robert Herbst POV