ABTSBERG, Mertesdorf | VDP.GROSSE LAGE®



The VDP.GROSSE LAGE® ABTSBERG lies at the entrance to a side valley of the Ruwer. It turns from its southeast exposition above the Ruwer into a due south exposition in the side valley. The very steep 50-70 percent gradient rises from 150 to 250 metres a.s.l. and is comprised of blue Devon slate. The GL ABTSBERG is 14 hectares in size and planted with Riesling. VDP.vintner: Maximin Grünhaus (monopole site). History: The Abtsberg was documented as a property of the Sankt Maximin Abbey in 966. Wine was probably grown here in the 4th century.

RegionMosel-Saar-Ruwer
AlignmentS - SO
Groundblauer Devonschiefer


Meteorologic Data

MonthsTemperature
(Average temperature per month in °C)
Sun
(Anual sum of hours of sunshine)
Precipitation
(Anual sum ofprecipitation)
Januar2,737,456,8
Februar3,160,850,7
März6,3139,142,2
April10,9193,436,1
Mai14,3196,364,8
Juni17,3204,878,4
Juli19,2226,866,4
August18,6204,560,7
September14,7158,555,1
Oktober10,397,251,3
November6,736,655,9
Dezember3,137,464,1