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Walkenberg

Single location in the municipality Walluf in the German growing area Rheingau, At the foot of old mills, where previously felted fabrics were felt. The name also derives from this. The aligned to the southwest vineyards are on the southern slope of the Taunus foothills in 120 to 150 meters above sea level with 10 to 20% slope and cover 19 hectares of vineyards. The rock-poor soils consist of loess clay on gravelly ground with a high proportion of fine earth. Due to the hillside location, the vines are protected from cold winds from the Taunus. The proximity to Rhine makes for ideal climate, Here are mainly the varieties Riesling and Pinot Noir ( Pinot Noir ). Shares in the situation have for example the wineries Becker Hans-Josef and Toni Jost Hahnenhof,

Single location Walkenberg in the village of Walluf in the Rheingau
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