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Related grapes
Pinot Blanc
Wineries in this region
Alsace, Pinot blanc
Alsace, Pinot blanc

-Surface: 2938 ha.
-Only white wines.
-Grape variety white wines: Pinot blanc
-Max. production 100 hl. per ha.

Calcareous clay with marl.
Limestone Marl Sand

Continental climate. Completely protected by the Vosges mountains the Alsace is exceptionally sunny and has a very low rainfall. The Alsace lies on the eastern slopes where the rains fall on the western side of the Vosges when the clouds bump into the mountains.
Protected by mountains Low rainfall Sunny