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Scheuerberg

Single location in the community Neckarsulm (area Württembergisch Unterland) in the German growing area Wuerttemberg, Documentary evidence shows that wine has been cultivated here since the end of the 13th century. The name derives from the form of the location reminiscent of a barn roof, Scheuer is the Swabian name for barn. The oriented from west to southeast vineyards with 10 to 50% slope cover 112 hectares of vineyards. The heavy soils consist mainly of weathered Keuper and reed sandstone with high lime content. Due to its wedge-shaped alignment, the Scheuerberg represents a weather divide. For this reason, especially storms pull past him in the Odenwald or the Weinsberg valley. Here are mainly the red varieties Pinot Noir, Trollinger and Lemberger, and Riesling cultivated. Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Drautz-Able and Friedauer,

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