One of the Grand Cru classified layers in Alsace (Haut-Rhin) within the appellation Alsace Grand Cru, It was mentioned as early as 1432. The vineyards cover 24 hectares of vineyards on stony clay-marl in the community Riquewihr. Above all, the varieties Gewurztraminer. Pinot gris and Riesling cultured. Well-known producers are Domaine Dopff au Moulin, Ernest Horcher et Fils, Hugel et Fils (but does not mention Grand Cru), Roger Jung, Mittnacht-Klack, CV Ribeauvillé and Bernard Schwach.