Tasting A single-site wine with plenty of character and structure. Finesse, body, elegant, subtle fruit, from ripe apricot, then delicately herby spicy notes – this wine is truly complex and diverse. On the palate, powerful and ultra-fine with a well-balanced acidity.
Hölle The vineyards, which face south-south-east, are immediately adjacent to the village of Burg Layen. We cultivate mainly Riesling grapes on 4.7 ha.
Terroir Southeast-South facing, slope: 2 to 25%, elevation from 195 to 290 m
Climate 2018 = unusually warm and dry summer, ideal autumn
Geology Gravelly sandy loam with some blue Devonian slate and stony conglomerates.
Harvest manual pre-selection to select the best bunches of grapes, manual and machine harvest depending on slopes and accessibility
Acidity 7,2 g/l
Residual sugar 4,7 g/l
Sakura Women’s Wine Awards 2020 Double Gold Medal!