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Bernkasteler Lay

Gerneral Information: The vineyard Bernkasteler Lay elevates from 115 meter to 135 meter above NN at the outskirt of the village of Bernkastel.

History: The name Lay has its roots in the gaelic word "Leie" which means slate rock.

Size: 8 Hektar - Weingüter Wegeler 0,4 Hektar

Soil: Intermediate devonian weathered slate

Orientation: Southwest

Variety: Riesling, average age about 25 years (partly ungrafted vines with 60 years of age of 60 years and more).

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