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Royal vineyard

Single location in Pillnitz-Sachsen

Single location in the municipality of Pillnitz in the German growing region Saxony, The mountain began to grow in 1792 with vines from Burgundy. The vineyard should be prepared as a model vineyard for Saxon viticulture. It was owned by the Saxon royal family. After the plagues brought in from America until the end of the 19th century mildew and phylloxera had destroyed a large part of the vine stock, viticulture was abandoned here. It was not until 1980 that a "leisure winemaker" organized in an association revived it. The southwest-facing vineyards with 15 to 40% slope Tilt cover 22 hectares of vineyards. The floors consist of weathered two-mica granodiorite with quartz components and gravel, sand and clay on the slope. Here, among other things, the white wine varieties Müller-Thurgau, Pinot Blanc ( Pinot Blanc ), Pinot Gris ( Pinot gris ) and Traminer cultured. A special feature of the vineyard is the "To the Holy Spirit" vineyard church built in 1725. The producers Rogge, Sächsische WG Meißen and Zimmerling,

Royal Vineyard - Portrait of Frederick II and Vineyard with Belvedere and Dragon House in 1772

Vineyard Friedrich II in Potsdam-Brandenburg

Under the Prussian King Frederick II (1712-1786) in 1769 on the southern slope of the Klausberg in Sanssouci Park in Potsdam ( Brandenburg ) an extensive nursery. The orchard or vineyard was divided into six wide terraces with retaining walls and was planted with foreign fruit and vine varieties until 1746. This was revitalized or revitalized from 2006. See below Frederick II

Vineyard and villa in Turin (Piedmont, Italy)

There is also a Royal Vineyard here; see below Villa della Regina,

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