Single location in the municipality of Bad Dürkheim (area Mittelhaardt-German Wine Route) in the German wine-growing region palatinate
, In 1155, Abbot Sigehard von Lambrecht donated a field to the Otterberg Monastery on "Monte Sancti Michaelis". Until 1601, the eponymous Michaelskapelle stood here, which was a popular pilgrimage destination for several centuries. The oriented south to southeast vineyard in 110 to 150 meters above sea level with 10 to 30% slope covers five hectares of vineyards. It is surrounded by sandstone walls. The soil consists of limestone with parts of sandy loam and calcareous marl. Here, above all, the Riesling is cultivated. Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Brothers Bart
. Darting Helmut
. Good Zumstein
and Schaefer Karl
Other individual layers of this name exist in the communities of Weyher (Pfalz) and Mettenheim (Rheinhessen). In the cultivation area Mosel there is a large location named Michelsberg.