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Hendelberg

Single location in the municipality of Hallgarten in the German growing region Rheingau, The name is probably derived from "Hindelberg" and does not refer to a chicken, but to a hind (hind = hind). It was first mentioned in documents in 1418. At that time the Archbishop of Mainz Johann II von Nassau allowed the area to the Hallgarteners clear and to plant vines against interest wine. The south-southeast facing vineyards at 180 to 250 meters above sea level with 5 to 18% slope incline comprise 23 hectares of vineyards on deep, rocky, slate soils. In the lower area there are floodplain soils, which are considered the best areas plots in the upper area. Here is mainly the variety Riesling cultured. The vineyards, for example, have a share in the situation Bibo & Runge. Prince Löwenstein. Bold Peter Jakob and Prince Fred,

Single layer Hendelberg in the municipality of Hallgarten (Rheingau)

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