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Hubacker

Single location in the municipality Flörsheim-Dalsheim (area Wonnegau) in the German cultivation area Rheinhessen, The origin of the site name goes back to 1490, at that time it meant “ Huffe “A unit of measurement for a piece of land of a certain size - later it became“ Hube ”. The south-southeast facing vineyards at 190 to 220 meters above sea level with a 25 to 30% slope cover 35 hectares of vineyards. The soils consist of skeleton-rich loess, clay marl, limestone rock, sandy loam and slightly rocky loamy clay. You benefit from an excellent microclimate in the wind and rain shadow of the Donnersberg. The “Upper Hubacker” parcel, oriented to the south-east, covers four hectares. The Keller family built a 6.5 meter high stone tower with a diameter of 4.2 meters made of limestone with a bronze plaque in honor of Hedwig Keller (1948-2000). At the end facing the Rhine there is a pillar with a sandstone tablet bearing the layer name. The varieties Riesling, Müller-Thurgau and Blauer Portugieser are grown. The vineyards, for example, have a share in the situation Keller Klaus (privately owned “Oberer Hubacker”) and Schales.

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