Schoenenbourg (grand cru)
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|Soil conditions||Keuper, marl, dolomite, gypsum|
|Total area||53.4 ha|
|Grapes produced||Riesling, Muscat, Pinot gris|
|Official designation(s)||Grand Cru|
The Alsatian Grand Cru vineyard Schoenenbourg is situated north of the village Riquewihr. The vineyard faces south and south-east on the steep hill Schoenenbourg. The altitude of the vines are between 265 and 380 meters and covers 53.4 ha og Keuper subsoil with marl, gypsum and dolomite.
While the Grand Cru designation was being developed in the 1970s, Schoenenbourg was not to wear those laurels until a decree in 1992.