Freiherr Heyl zu Herrnsheim
About This Vineyard
Heyl zu Herrnsheim own vines in all the major vineyards of Nierstein, including sole ownership of the Brudersberg vineyard. All of these vineyards are on the red slate, the Roter Hang, that typifies the region. The vineyards, which total about 24 ha, are largely planted with Riesling (60%), with 10% Weißburgunder, 18% Silvaner and 12% Müller-Thurgau. Vineyard management is careful, favouring ecologically sound and sustainable practices of organic farming, leaning towards some elements of biodynamics.