SIGN UP LOG IN

The largest wine encyclopedia in the world

22.776 Keywords • 48.499 Synonyms • 5.298 Translations • 7.909 Pronunciations • 151.251 Cross-references

0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Pechstein

Single location in the municipality of Forst (area Mittelhaardt-German Wine Route) in the German wine-growing region palatinate, The name indicates the black colored volcanic casting basalt, which rose here approximately 40 million years ago as liquid magma from the Erdinnereren. The basalt stones on the surface go back to a form used in the 19th century for soil improvement. At that time, ballast won from a basalt quarry only a few hundred meters away was transported here and placed in the ground. The south to east aligned vineyard at 120 to 160 meters above sea level with 10 to 15% slope comprises 17 hectares of vines on Buntsandstein weathered soils with sandy loam and basalt scree on the surface and basalt veins in the underground. Here is mainly the Riesling cultivated. Shares have, for example, the wineries Acham-Magin. Bassermann-Jordan. Biffar Josef. Dr. Bürklin-Wolf. Kimich. Lucashof. Margarethenhof. Mosbacher Georg. Müller Eugen. Reichsrat von Buhl. Schaefer Karl. Spindler Henry. Villa Wolf and Winery of Winning,

World's largest wine knowledge database, made with by our author Norbert Tischelmayer.

About the Glossary

Calendar EVENTS NEAR YOU

Privacy Notice: ×

Cookies facilitate the provision of our services. By using our services, you agree that we use cookies.