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Hohenrain

Single location in the municipality of Erbach in the German growing region Rheingau, It was first mentioned in 1519 as "Wingart des Reyngen" and in 1543 as "Hohenreine". The name part "Rain" denotes a slope on the edge of one Hall, which in this case means the direct neighborhood to the Kiedrich locations. The vineyards, oriented from southeast to southwest, at 80 to 120 meters above sea level with a slope of 5 to 10%, cover 18 hectares of vineyards on deep loess, loam and marl soils. The location on the west side is limited by a three-meter-high stone wall that stores heat and protects against cool winds. Here are mainly the two varieties Riesling and Pinot Noir ( Pinot Noir ) cultivated. The vineyards, for example, have a share in the situation Baron Knyphausen. Young Jakob. Oetinger and Reinhartshausen Castle, There is another single layer called Hohenrain in the Palatine Knöringen municipality.

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