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Single location in the community Nierstein (Area Nierstein) in the German growing area Rheinhessen, It lies between brother mountain and Mount of Olives and is part of the so-called "red slope" within the Rhine front, There are several different versions of the meaning of the name, as there have been different spellings in the past such as Hüppingen, Hoppeling, Huppbuhl and Hüttebühl. The name could derive from the Middle High German "Hübel" for "hill" or from "Hippe" for "goat" (which maybe once grazed here) according to the most common reading, but there are a number of other interpretations. The oriented to the southeast vineyards in 90 to 160 meters above sea level with up to 70% slope cover 23 hectares of vineyards. The floors are made of red clay slate (Rotliegendem) with low ground support and a substrate made of limestone. Here is especially Riesling and some Pinot Blanc ( Pinot Blanc ). Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Bunn Lisa. Protestant Church of Hesse and Nassau. Gehring Theo. Heyl to Herrnsheim. Louis Guntrum. Manz Erich. Schatz Kai. Tailor Georg Albrecht. Seebrich. St. Antony and Strub Walter,

Single Layer Hipping in Nierstein (Rheinhessen)
By paddy (Patrick-Emil Zörner) - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0 , Link

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