PARES, Ingelheim am Rhein | VDP.GROSSE LAGE®



The nine-hectare VDP.GROSSE LAGE® PARES is located on the west slope of the Mainzer Berg above the town of Ober-Ingelheim. Mostly Spätburgunder (Pinot Noir) grows on loess, sandy loam and loam at 250 metres a.s.l. The PARES has a slope gradient of five to ten percent. The Rhine Valley marks its climate. History: the Name Pares probably comes from the Middle High German name “parit”, which means horse. This area could possibly been a pasture for animals to graze.

RegionSaale-Unstrut
AlignmentW
Groundrocky lom with high limestone content, rendzina
Graded vinesSpätburgunder


Meteorologic Data

MonthsTemperature
(Average temperature per month in °C)
Sun
(Anual sum of hours of sunshine)
Precipitation
(Anual sum ofprecipitation)
Januar2,343,545,4
Februar2,768,339,7
März6,1147,132,9
April11,0201,931,4
Mai14,4201,657,1
Juni17,4209,075,3
Juli19,5229,860,4
August18,8211,363,5
September14,9159,645,8
Oktober10,0103,342,4
November6,142,746,9
Dezember2,941,354,2