Single location in the village RÃ¶delsee (range Steigerwald) in the German wine-growing area Franconia . The name of the situation is reminiscent of the noble family of the chefs of Norte mountain, which in the 14th RÃ¶delsee century were located. Which lie to the west northwest, west and south-west oriented vineyard in 250 to 360 meters above sea level with 10 to 35% slope at the Swan Mountain, the western foothills of the Steigerwald forest. They include 67 hectares of vineyards on the chalky subsoil Tonmergelstein. The upper slope is composed of easily heatable, calcareous slate tiles, which are mixed with rocky material weathered from sandstone and dolomite reeds. The document is protected by the hill of the swan's from the cold north and east winds. Here are cultivated mainly Riesling and Sylvaner. Shares in a position to have as the wineries Focal spot , Juliusspital , John Ruck , Paul Weltner .