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District Mountain

Singular situation in the municipality Höhnstedt (area Mansfelder lakes) in the German cultivation area Saale-Unstrut. It was established in 1920 as a model vineyard. The south- to southwest-facing vineyards with a slope inclination of 15 to 40% comprise 47 hectares of vineyard area. The soils consist of skeleton-poor loess loams over red sandstone. The varieties grown here include Pinot Blanc, Riesling and Kerner. The Born and Rollsdorfer Mühle wineries, for example, have their share of the site.

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