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single vineyard in the municipality of Castell (Steigerwald area) in the German wine-growing region of Franconia. The vineyards, which face northwest in the form of a slight basin with a slope of 10 to 15%, cover 17 hectares of vineyards on Keuper and reed sandstone soils. The varieties cultivated here include Silvaner and Rieslaner. The vineyard is solely owned by the Fürstlich Castell'sches Domänenamt wine estate.

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