PFAFFENWIES RÖDER, Lorch | VDP.GROSSE LAGE®



The VDP.GROSSE LAGE® PFAFFENWIES RÖDER in Lorch enjoys a view of the Rhine River and the Rheinstein Fortress. Rocky slate and quartzite dominate the soil. Riesling is cultivated in this partially steep slope that has up to a 45 % gradient. The vineyard lies at 90 to 160 metres a.s.l. The nearby Rhine River has a temperature and humidity regulating effect on the microclimate of the GL PFAFFENWIES. History: The vineyard was first mentioned as “Pafenwies” in documents dating 1211-Beginning in 1235 it was also referred to as “Paffenwissen”. The site was named after Pfarrer (priest) Dydo, son of Knight Nikolaus von Scharfenstein.

RegionRheingau
AlignmentSW
GroundSchiefer


Meteorologic Data

MonthsTemperature
(Average temperature per month in °C)
Sun
(Anual sum of hours of sunshine)
Precipitation
(Anual sum ofprecipitation)
Januar1,547,450,0
Februar1,771,341,8
März5,0147,438,5
April9,8199,532,7
Mai13,2199,461,0
Juni16,2204,478,2
Juli18,3224,957,3
August17,6208,566,6
September13,9159,745,3
Oktober9,3105,744,3
November5,446,748,8
Dezember2,045,557,4