Trenning

Facts:

Town:
Elsarn
Size in ha:
14,39
Altitude in m:
334 - 529
Aspect:
S - SE
Average Slope in %:
39
Max. Slope in %:
116
Terraced vineyard:
Yes
Distance to Danube in m:
3.954
Labour required in h:
10.800
First documentary evidence:
FF 1821 - 1823

Description

Even here in the most elevated vineyard of the Wachau region, the very steep slope and the south orientation allow the grapes to reach the necessary ripeness. The name designates a mountain where the forest has been cleared.