The cultivation area lies in the federal state Baden-Wuerttemberg in Germany, It extends between the Lake Constance and the valley of the Tauber below Rothenburg (Taubergrund). The geographical and climatic conditions are characterized by many river valleys. On its very winding course the tributaries Rems, Enz, Kocher and Jagst stream to the Neckar. On the river banks are many southern slopes with widely separated vineyards. These cover a total of 11,435 hectares of vineyards. In summer, there is enough sun to give red wines power and color. Two thirds of the vineyards are steep slopes or slopes, Around 70 Winzergenossenschaften With its central winery in Möglingen, with 8,500 hectares of cultivated vineyards play a dominant role in production.