Vogelleithen

Facts:

Town:
Spitz
Size in ha:
9,63
Altitude in m:
251 - 364
Aspect:
SE
Average Slope in %:
45
Max. Slope in %:
102
Terraced vineyard:
Yes
Distance to Danube in m:
1.571
Labour required in h:
12.500
First documentary evidence:
1441

Description

Vogelleithen is the name for the eastern extension of the Biern vineyard. The south east-facing location is entirely composed of terraces. Although the name reflects the steep terrain and proximity to the forest, it probably originates from a former owner bearing the name of "Vock".