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Baron Langwerth von Simmern

The traditional winery is located in the township Eltville in the German growing area Rheingau, The history of Barons Langwerth of Simmern dates back to the year 1464. Johann Langwerth von Simmern was entrusted for his services as chancellor of Duke Ludwig von Pfalz-Zweibrücken with 32 and 2/3 acres "Hattenheimer Mannberg". The family moved to Eltville in 1711. By purchase of the Lichtenstern'schen yard in the year 1753 the basis of today's estate was laid. Today's owner is Georg R. Freiherr Langwerth von Simmern. The vineyards cover 30 hectares of vineyards in the individual layers Baiken and Rothenberg (Rauenthal) Marcobrunn (Lauterbach) Miner. Nussbrunnen and Wisselbrunnen (Had home), Sandgrub (Kiedrich), as well as Rheinberg and Sonnenberg (Eltville). They are mostly planted with the Riesling (25 ha), the rest with the varieties Pinot Blanc, Pinot Noir and Chardonnay. The Rieslings are developed exclusively in steel tanks. It also produces brandy and bottle fermented sparkling wine. The winery is a member of VDP (Verband deutscher Prädikatsweingüter).

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