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Nonnberg

Single location in the municipality of Wicker in the German growing region Rheingau, A document from 1281 reports that the monasteries Retters and the nunnery Tiefenthal exchanged their properties, mentioning a nun (wine) mountain in Wicker. At the beginning of the 19th century, the Nonnenberg was converted to a south-facing position through extensive groundwork. The south-facing vineyard at 80 to 115 meters above sea level with a 15% slope comprises 2.7 hectares of vineyards. It is partially surrounded by a stone wall. The marl soil interspersed with loess, loess loam and gravel has a good one Water storage capacity, The two varieties of Riesling and Pinot Noir are cultivated here. The location is in the monopoly of the winery Flick Joachim,

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