Superin

Facts:

Town:
Dürnstein
Size in ha:
8,35
Altitude in m:
199 - 209
Average Slope in %:
3
Max. Slope in %:
26
Terraced vineyard:
No
Distance to Danube in m:
15
Labour required in h:
2.900
First documentary evidence:
1493

Description

Superin refers to the vineyards adjacent to the city of Dürnstein going towards Loiben. It is a designation that with good historical witnesses, already documented for the first time in 1493. The name comes from "Superiorin", referring to ownership by a religious order.