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Single location in the municipality Oppenheim in the German growing area Rheinhessen that belong to the so-called Rhine front counts. It was already mentioned documentary in 1541. The defense of the tower located here in wartime was carried out by the guild of the eponymous sack carrier, who were otherwise responsible for the transport of shiploads into the city. The oriented to the southeast vineyards in 90 to 150 meters above sea level with 5 to 30% slope include 20 hectares of vineyards in the form of a half-boiler. The soils consist of glacial loess loam with underlying hanging clay and profound limestone marl as well as numerous fossil plants and marine creatures. In summer, the heat accumulates, often reaching high temperatures of 40 to 50 ° Celsius. Here, especially the Riesling, but also cultivars Silvaner, Gewürztraminer and Pinot Gris are cultivated. Shares have z. For example, the wineries Dr. Heyden. Protestant Church of Hesse and Nassau. Gröhl. Kissinger. Louis Guntrum. Manz Erich. Rappenhof and Staatliche Weinbaudomäne Oppenheim,

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