Single location in the community Deidesheim (area Mittelhaardt-German Wine Route) in the German wine-growing region palatinate, It was already mentioned in documents in 1513. The name refers both to a here in the 15th century standing lime kiln for the burning of lime and on the here abundant rock. The south-facing vineyard in 130 to 150 meters above sea level with 15% slope covers five hectares of vineyards. It is bounded on the north by several sandstone walls. The soil is a mixture of lime, loam, marly clay and occasionally limestone scree. Here is especially the variety Riesling cultivated. Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Bassermann-Jordan. Dr. Bürklin-Wolf. Kimich. Siben and Winery of Winning, Another single location called Kalkofen is in Bad Dürkheim / Leistadt (Pfalz).