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Nies'chen

Single layer (also Niesgen) in the municipality Kasel (area Ruwertal) in the German growing area Moselle, The name probably goes back to the dialectical diminutive of the name Agnes. It probably dates back to the 13th century and refers to an abbess Agnes from the monastery of St. Irminen. The small community Kasel is considered the wine capital of the Ruwer area. The oriented south-southwest vineyards in 170 to 240 meters above sea level with 15 to 70% slope cover 14 hectares of vines on barren Devonschieferboden with hard, blue slate slabs with a lot of fine earth on a slope. Here mainly Riesling is cultivated. Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Episcopal wineries Trier. Dominican winery C. von Nell-Breuning. Heirs of Beulwitz. Karlsmuhle and Imperial Count von Kesselstatt,

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