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Ohligsberg

Single location in the community of Wintrich (Bernkastel area) in the German wine-growing region Moselle, The name derives from a chapel "to Oelberg" from. In the 19th and early 20th century, the Ohligsberger counted among the most expensive and sought-after wines in Germany. In 1922, a vintage 1913 was served for the banquet of the Nobel Prize ceremony. The west to southwest aligned vineyards in 120 to 200 meters above sea level with 40 to 80% slope cover seven hectares of vines on gray-blue, solid slate weathering soil with some inclusion of quartzite veins. There are also some larger south facing areas. Directly under the vineyard is the wide dammed Mosel with weir and ship lock. Here only the variety Riesling is cultivated. Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Hair Reinhold, Quint, Later-Veit and St. Nicholas court,

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