Single layer designation in Germany which refers to an elongated form of the vineyard.
The southwest-south facing vineyards with 10 to 45% slope Tilt cover 19 hectares of vineyards. The medium to deep phyllite slate weathering soils in the west with increasing loess loam in the eastern area have a good one Water storage assets. The best Parcels are in the middle of the slope. Here is mainly the variety Riesling cultivated. The vineyards, for example, have a share in the situation Diefenhardt'sches winery and Faust Karl-Werner.
The west-southeast oriented vineyards with 20 to 60% slope cover around 23 hectares of vineyards, especially in the lower area limestone soils. It is protected to the east by the Retzstadt deciduous forest, and the warm air of the Maintales. The fillet pieces of the location are the Tub The shepherd and heavenly path. There will be varieties Silvaner, Pinot Blanc ( Pinot Blanc ), Pinot Noir ( Pinot Noir ) and Riesling cultured. The vineyards, for example, have a share in the situation Soon on, May Rudolf and Winemaker family Koch.
There is another location of this name in the municipality of Odernheim ad Glan (growing area Near ). There used to be a location in Langenberg in the municipality of Hörstein (Mainviereck area in the Franken wine-growing region), but it was located at Land consolidation in 1971 in the large area Reuschberg has risen.
Martinsthal: © klickrhein, Frank Förster / Rheingau
Retzstadt: © Rudolf May