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Pfortenser Köppelberg

Single location in Schulpforte (Schulpforta), a district of the Naumburg district of Bad Kösen (Schloss Neuenburg area) in the German wine-growing region Saale-Unstrut, The vineyard was founded after the Cistercian monastery St. Mariae ad Portam (St. Maria an der Pforte) created by the monks and first mentioned in 1154. The vineyard was idle for a long time and was created from 1971 to 1972. The mainly south to west, and partly north to east oriented vineyard with 10 to 35% slope includes 13 hectares of vineyards. The shell limestone weathering soil is interspersed with gravel, in the lower areas with deep loess clay and alluvial alluvial clay. It is a very heterogeneous and open-wind location. The varieties Müller-Thurgau, Riesling, Silvaner, Grauburgunder and Blauer Portugieser are mainly cultivated here. The vineyards, for example, have a share in the situation Pforta Monastery and Lützkendorf,

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