KUPP "UNTERSTENBERG"*, Ayl | VDP.GROSSE LAGE®



The sun-exposed south facing slope of the VDP.GROSSE LAGE® KUPP “Unterstenberg” lies in the eastern third of the Kupp vineyard. Its slope gradient is a very steep 70 percent. The soil is rocky, grey weathered Devon slate debris with skeletal content. The parcel is planted mostly with Riesling. VDP.vintner: Peter Lauer. History: The first documentation of a site named Kupp stems from the year 1304. In 1906 a Fuder barrel (960 litres) of “1904 Ayler Kupp” was sold for 15,036 gold marks, the highest price ever achieved for a wine from the Saar.

RegionMosel-Saar-Ruwer
AlignmentS
GroundDevonschiefer


Meteorologic Data

MonthsTemperature
(Average temperature per month in °C)
Sun
(Anual sum of hours of sunshine)
Precipitation
(Anual sum ofprecipitation)
Januar2,736,965,3
Februar3,060,856,3
März6,2139,346,5
April10,8194,038,6
Mai14,2195,369,8
Juni17,3206,181,7
Juli19,1225,866,4
August18,5203,962,7
September14,6160,456,8
Oktober10,297,953,2
November6,637,660,8
Dezember3,139,574,4