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Spiegel (Riede Austria)

Common name for Rieden or locations in German-speaking countries. The name is derived from “mirroring” (leveling). This means that the areas were specially prepared for viticulture and better processing. A second interpretation is "that the sun is reflected in the reed". And in a third version the name is derived from the old high German "specular" - that means "good / wide view". In Austria there are at least five vineyards / locations with this name.

Gedersdorf - Kremstal (LA)

The bottoms of these reeds, also known as “mirrors”, are made of clay with a slight lime content. Here are the white wines Green Valtellina. Chardonnay and Riesling such as Merlot grown. The wineries, for example, have shares in the vineyard Berger Erich. Eder Martin and Müllner Johann,

Gols - Lake Neusiedl (Burgenland)

The south-west facing hillside on the slopes of the Parndorfer Platte has very warm sand-clay soils with lime content. It is one of the oldest and best in town. Strictly speaking, the vineyard is called mirror luss (the luss stands for “property distributed by lot”), but colloquially it is called a mirror. The small vineyard covers only six hectares of vineyards and is nestled between the vineyards Salzberg and Gabarinza, Mainly the varieties Zweigelt, Blaufränkisch and Merlot, as well as St. Laurent, Pinot Blanc and Sauvignon Blanc are grown. The wineries, for example, have shares in the vineyard Achs Paul. Nittnaus Anita & Hans. Gsellmann Andreas and Preisinger Georg,

Gabarinza and Spiegel - community of Gols (Lake Neusiedel)

Grafenwörth-Feuersbrunn - Wagram (LA)

The floors are made of deep loess. The Riesling, Grüner Veltliner and Pinot Blanc varieties are mainly grown here. The wineries, for example, have shares Farmer Josef and Upholsterer Andreas,

Gumpoldskirchen - Thermenregion (LA)

The small vineyard facing south-east only covers 3.5 hectares of vineyards. It lies at an altitude of 260 to 320 meters. The floor consists of weathered limestone and gravel with a sandy clay layer. The white varieties Zierfandler, Grüner Veltliner, Riesling and Pinot Blanc are cultivated here. The wineries, for example, have shares in the vineyard Dungel Reinhard and Johanneshof Reinisch,

Langenlois - Kamptal (LA)

The south-facing vineyard consists of a depth of up to 80 centimeters humus layer on loess and calcareous slate. Here mainly Grüner Veltliner, but also red wine varieties such as Zweigelt and Pinot Noir are cultivated. The wineries, for example, have shares Bründlmayer Willi. Cobaneshof Schneider. Grillmaier. Hiedler Ludwig. Jurtschitsch. Loimer Fred. Mantlerhof. Rabl Rudolf. Sax Rudolf and Steininger Karl,

Spiegel - Langenlois (Kamptal)

Gols: Andreas Gsellmann
Langenlois: Robert Herbst

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