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06.04.2020

Kalkgasse

… improved so that the town’s sewage system was no longer stopped up by surface water spilling down the hillside. Green cover was planted to help check erosion. Thanks to increased levels of rainfall during the…

06.04.2020

Marienburg

… en route, such as the first (1877) double-decker bridge (for railroad and autos) at Bullay and the “hillside viaduct” (1880) with 92 arches covering a span of 786m through the vineyards, complete with massive…

06.04.2020

Homburger Kallmuth

…Origins and OwnersThe name Kallmuth derives from the Celtic “calemont” – “kahler Berg” or “barren hill.” It is assumed that it was first planted with vines by Benedictine monks in the 9th century. The first documented…

06.04.2020

König Johann Berg

… the ruins in 2006. The ambitious plans of the Schmitt family included replanting the abandoned hillside with vines in a future-oriented manner: Querterrassierung, or cross/ transverse terracing,…

06.04.2020

Elisabethenberg and Olgaberg

… The former is solely owned by Weingut Vollmayer in Hilzingen, a town at the western foot of the hill; the latter is solely owned by the Staatsweingut Meersburg, headquartered in Meersburg on the shores of…

06.04.2020

Johannisberg

… Barons of Dalberg in 1200. The Dalbergs (formerly named Weierbach) began building their impressive hilltop Dalburg (castle) in 1150, and it was their home for generations. The first documented mention of the…

06.04.2020

Idig

… region, in Königsbach, a wine village north of Neustadt an der Weinstraße. From the top of the hillside vineyard there are wonderful views over the Rhine plain, extending to the Odenwald (Oden Forest east…

06.04.2020

Kastanienbusch

… size. It has a south-southeastern exposure and lies in a natural hollow at the foot of Hohenberg hill – the peak of which is at least 550 meters high - which helps protect the vineyard from the cool…

03.04.2020

Heerkretz

… are located in the middle, steep upper streches of the site, some 250 m above sea level. Midway up the hill is a landmark – the Ajaxturm, a tall brick tower with a legendary past (see below). Riesling is the…

16.01.2018

900_Auf-einen-Blick_englisch_12_01_2016.pdf

… in the vanguard of contemporary winemakers. Most of Germany’s vineyards are planted on slopes or steep hills topped by protective forests that check the wind, and almost always near a sun-reflecting river –…