Wine glossary

collective vineyard site
Definition:a large vineyard area

This refers to a large vineyard area that is often shared by a large number of neighbouring producers, and are situated within a wine-growing region or commune. The character of the wines is usually similar, and although the term Grosslage is less common in Austria than it is in Germany, there are examples in the Wachau (Frauenweingarten), Weinviertel (Matzner-Hügel, Traisental (Traismaurer Weinberge, Neusiedlersee-Hügelland (Vogelsang) Mittelburgenland (Goldbachtal), Wagram (Klosterneuburg), and Vienna (Nussberg).