Silberbichl

Facts:

Town:
Mautern
Size in ha:
53,57
Altitude in m:
206 - 251
Average Slope in %:
7
Max. Slope in %:
54
Terraced vineyard:
No
Distance to Danube in m:
1.216
Labour required in h:
18.700
First documentary evidence:
1500

Description

The Silberbichl vineyard is one of the best known in Mautern. The name part "bichl" reveals the reference to a hill, in this case an elevation in front of the Göttweiger Berg and behind the city of Mautern. Silver shimmering rocks are seen time and again here, which explains the name.