SIGN UP LOG IN

The largest wine encyclopedia in the world

22.777 Keywords • 48.497 Synonyms • 5.298 Translations • 7.909 Pronunciations • 151.261 Cross-references

0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

sacred tree

Single location in the community Nierstein (Area Nierstein) in the German growing area Rheinhessen, It is part of the so-called "red slope" within the Rhine front, Documented for the first time in 1753, it was owned by numerous families. Among other things, the owner was called the Countliche Metternich'sche Hof. The name is probably due to "Hell'je", a Celtic Goddess of fertility. The south-facing vineyards in 90 to 150 meters above sea level with 20 to 45% slope cover 12 hectares of vineyards. The location has no direct Rheinkontakt. The soils consist of red rocks, marls and clay loam. Here is especially Riesling cultivated. Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Domhof Baumann. Domtalhof. Gehring Theo. Raddeck Stefan. Schatz Kai and Seebrich,

World's largest wine knowledge database, made with by our author Norbert Tischelmayer.

About the Glossary

Calendar EVENTS NEAR YOU

Privacy Notice: ×

Cookies facilitate the provision of our services. By using our services, you agree that we use cookies.