ZELTINGER SONNENUHR, vineyard in Zelting in the Mosel region of Germany renowned for its Riesling. The name refers to the sundial (sonnenuhr or ‘sun hour’) built onto a rock formation in the vineyard. See also its neighbour, Wehlener Sonnenuhr.
TERROIR | Steep, sunny, arid south-facing slopes whose shallow topsoils are covered by blue Devonian slate and fragments of red schist.
ZELTINGER SONNENUHR WINERIES
CERTIFIED ORGANIC, BIODYNAMIC PRACTICES
NO CERTIFICATION | Markus Molitor.
‘Sundial wines of the Mosel’ by Michael Schmidt, www.jancisrobinson.com 17 Nov 2008.