The wine-growing community is on the left Danube in the Lower Austrian winegrowing area Wachau, Katastralgemeinden are Gut am Steg, Schwallenbach, Spitz and Viessling. The origin of Spitz dates back to the beginning of the 9th century. As early as 830, the area of Spitz was mentioned in documents, as King Ludwig the German (806-876) the Abbey Niederaltaich in Bavaria, the donation of the place "Wahowa" by the emperor Charlemagne (742-814) confirmed. The municipality is in a large arc around the conical planted with vines Castle hill arranged with the same name Riede. A subriend of this is the Tausendeimerberg, Other vineyards are Almenreith, Amtsgarten, Auleithen, Axpoint (Subriede Hochrain), Baumgartenthal, Brandstatt, Donaugarten, Fluiding, Gasslreith, Point - Good on the dock, Setzberg (Subrieden fish box, Landstallen), Hartberg, Mühlgraben, Offenberg, Pluris, Singerriedel, Spitzer Birn, Spitzer Point, Steinborz, Firs, bird rosters and Zornberg.
The original vine of the variety Neuburger was abandoned at the ruin Hinterhaus (popularly called "castle") in the Riede Auleithen. The Spitzer Graben is a tributary of the Danube, which leads north at Spitz direction Waldviertel. On the steep terraces especially Green Valtellina. Neuburger and Riesling grown. Well-known producers are Donabaum In the Spitz. Donabaum Johann. Donabaum Sighardt. Gritsch Josef. Gritsch Mauritiushof. Gritsch novel. Hirtzberger Franz. hofstätter. Högl Josef. Lagler Karl. Rixinger and Schneeweisschen,
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