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Henkenberg

Single location in the municipality Oberrotweil (area Kaiserstuhl) in the German growing area to bathe, The name derives from the former site of the lordly place of execution (gallows) and refers to the Henken = hanging. A small won is called Galgenbuck. The west to east aligned vineyards in 180 to 225 meters above sea level with 0 to 35% Hengneigung cover 105 hectares of vineyards. It is due to the enormous size of an inhomogeneous location. The soils consist of weathered volcanic rock with loess and loess clay, as well as grenades in some casks. In the neighborhood are the locations Eichberg and Kirchberg, Above all, Grauburgunder, Pinot Blanc and Spätburgunder are cultivated here. Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Bercher-Schmidt. Baron von Gleichenstein and Salwey,

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