You are using an old browser that may not function as expected. <br><strong>For a better, safer browsing experience, please upgrade your browser.</strong>

Log in Become a Member

Burggarten (single vineyard Germany)

Several times occurring single site designation in Germany, which refers to a possibly no longer existing fortification.

Heimersheim - Ahr

It owes its name to the castle complex that the German King Philip of Swabia (1177-1208) had built as his imperial seat. It lies on a former volcanic cone below the single vineyard landskrone. The vineyards, which are oriented from southwest to southeast, at an altitude of 80 to 200 metres above sea level with a slope of up to 50%, cover almost 15 hectares of vineyards. The soils consist of greywacke, greywacke slate, loess, loess loam and hanging loam, as well as basalt in the upper areas. The varieties cultivated here are mainly Pinot Noir, Domina and Riesling. The producers Adeneuer, Ahr Winzer eG, Bertram Julia, Burggarten, Maibachfarm, Meyer-Näkel and Nelles Thomas, for example, have shares in the site.

Voices of our members

Roman Horvath MW

wein.plus is a handy, efficient guide to a quick overview of the colourful world of wines, winegrowers and grape varieties. In Wine lexicon, the most comprehensive of its kind in the world, you will find around 26,000 keywords on the subject of grape varieties, wineries, wine-growing regions and much more.

Roman Horvath MW
Domäne Wachau (Wachau)

The world's largest Lexicon of wine terms.

26,076 Keywords · 46,829 Synonyms · 5,324 Translations · 31,411 Pronunciations · 186,794 Cross-references
made with by our author Norbert F. J. Tischelmayer. About the Lexicon