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Lay (single vineyard Germany)

single vineyard in the municipality of Bernkastel-Kues (Bernkastel area) in the German Moselle wine-growing region. The west to southwest-facing vineyards with a 50% slope at 115 to 135 metres above sea level cover eight hectares of vines. The soils consist of medium-textured, stony, blue-coloured weathered clay slate. Here, mainly the Riesling variety is cultivated, for the most part in the traditional Moselle stake method of cultivation (single-pole training), which is still widespread here. The vineyards of Dr. Loosen, Dr. Pauly-Bergweiler, Geheimrat J. Wegeler Erben, Joh. Jos. Prüm, Molitor, S. A. Prüm, Wwe. Dr. H. Thanisch Erben Müller-Burggraef and Wwe. Dr. H. Thanisch Erben Thanisch all have shares in the site.

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