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Gehrn

Single location in the municipality of Rauenthal in the German growing region Rheingau, It was documentarily mentioned in 1688 as "ufm Giren". The old high German "Ger" means spear and refers to the wedge-shaped shape of the terrain piece, which resembles a spearhead. The south-southwest facing vineyards with 15 to 50% slope cover 17 hectares of vineyards on phyllite slate soils with deep loess and loess loam. This is where the variety comes in Riesling cultured. The vineyards, for example, have a share in the situation HJ Ernst and Hessian state wineries (Eberbach Monastery).

Single location Gehrn in the municipality of Rauenthal in the Rheingau
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