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Domdechaney

Single location in the municipality of Hochheim in the German region Rheingau, It used to belong to the Mainz cathedral chapter and is at the foot of the Church of St. Peter and Paul. The Mainzer Cathedral officials had their summer residence very close to the location in the so-called Schlösschen, from which the name is derived. In the middle of the 18th century, the location was still a short steep slope with a wet meadow at the foot and was then converted into a gentle slope by the Mainz cathedral dean by means of earthfills. It is reported that in the 18th century in hot years the vineyard from Main Water.

Single layer Domdechaney in Hochheim in the Rheingau

The vineyards facing south to the Main at 100 to 120 meters above sea level with a 10% slope cover ten hectares of vineyards. They lie in the slipstream of the city wall and are therefore well protected against cold northern winds. The deep, medium to heavy loess clay, loess and clay marl soils have a high lime content. Here is almost exclusively Riesling cultured. The vineyards, for example, have a share in the situation Domdechant Werner'sches winery. Hessian state wineries. Artist Gunter and Schönborn Castle,

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