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brother mountain

Single location in the community Nierstein in the German growing area Rheinhessen, It is part of the so-called "Red Hanging" within the Rhine front, The name goes back to the family of the Haxthäuser Hofes, whose four brothers shared the property from 1804 to 1835. In the 1970s, under the Land Consolidation the small location in the neighboring Pettenthal rise, but what by Peter von Weymarn, then manager of the winery Heyl to Herrnsheim, in whose monopoly ownership is the Bruderersberg, could be prevented. The south-facing vineyard is located in a tiny side valley of the Red Slope at 90 to 160 meters above sea level with a slope of 50 to 65%. It covers only 1.14 hectares of vineyards on reddish slate soil (Rotliegendes) and clayey clay with a special microclimate. Only Riesling is cultivated here.

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