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Hohenrain

Single location in the municipality Erbach in the German growing area Rheingau, It was already mentioned in documents in 1519 as "Wingart of the Reyngen" and in 1543 was called "Hohenreine". The name part "Rain" denotes a slope on the edge of a Hall, which in this case means the direct neighborhood to the Kiedricher locations. The aligned from southeast to southwest vineyards in 80 to 120 meters above sea level with 5 to 10% slope include 18 hectares of vineyards on deep loess, loam and marl. On the west side, the location is limited by a three-meter-high stone wall, which stores heat and protects against cool winds. Here are especially the two varieties Riesling and Pinot Noir ( Pinot Noir ). Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Baron Knyphausen. Young Jacob. Oetinger and Castle Reinhartshausen, Another single location called Hohenrain exists in the Palatine Community Knöringen.

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