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Gut Hermannsberg: From Semi-Precious Metals to Liquid Gold

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/tourism/landmarks-of-wine-culture/highlight/gut-hermannsberg-from-semi-precious-metals-to-liquid-gold-1/
25.08.2020
… viticulture is first mentioned in 1128 in a property list of the Rupertsberg Monastery in which vineyards are recorded in the community of Böckelheim. Over the years however, viticulture suffered heavily…  

The Open-Air Museum of Bad Sobernheim: The living history of viticulture

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/tourism/landmarks-of-wine-culture/highlight/the-open-air-museum-of-bad-sobernheim-the-living-history-of-viticulture-3/
25.08.2020
… May when a day of action evolves around the themes of wine and wine making. Presentations show how vineyards were cultivated in former times, how wine barrels were chipped from the cellars or how champagne…  

Villa Weilberg with Wine Press: Making Wine like the Romans

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/tourism/landmarks-of-wine-culture/highlight/villa-weilberg-with-wine-press-making-wine-like-the-romans-1/
25.08.2020
…Underneath a red roof, a true treasure of viticulture is hidden in the middle of the vineyards on the edge of the city of Bad Dürkheim: a two thousand year old wine press from Roman times. The wine press with its…  

Wine City of Deidesheim: The Cradle of German Quality Wines

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/tourism/landmarks-of-wine-culture/highlight/wine-city-of-deidesheim-the-cradle-of-german-quality-wines-3/
25.08.2020
… and some of the Salian line – until the Bishop of Speyer became the owner in 1086, including the vineyards which were first mentioned around the year 700. With the so called "Ungeld", a wine tax, the…  

The Monastery of Eberbach: Where the Monks made the Wine

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/tourism/landmarks-of-wine-culture/highlight/the-monastery-of-eberbach-where-the-monks-made-the-wine-3/
25.08.2020
… five of them situated in the Rheingau and one on the Hessische Bergstraße. With 200 hectares of vineyards, it is the biggest wine growing company in Germany. The red wines from Kloster Eberbach estate,…  

Schloss Johannisberg: The Divine Origins of Spätlese

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/tourism/landmarks-of-wine-culture/highlight/schloss-johannisberg-the-divine-origins-of-spaetlese-1/
25.08.2020
… messenger was delayed for a couple of weeks. When he finally reached Johannisberg, the grapes in the vineyards were shrivelled on the vine and covered in noble rot, which was until then unknown to the wine…  

Schloss Wackerbarth: the Oldest Sparkling Wine Cellar in Saxony

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/tourism/landmarks-of-wine-culture/highlight/schloss-wackerbarth-the-oldest-sparkling-wine-cellar-in-saxony-1/
25.08.2020
… history of Schloss Wackerbarth begins in 1727 when the Count of Wackerbarth bought the land and the vineyards in the surrounding area. The Count, a minister of Saxon King August the Strong and Governor of…  

The Vineyard Cottages of Saale-Unstrut– The Schweigenberg Ensemble

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/tourism/landmarks-of-wine-culture/highlight/the-vineyard-cottages-of-saale-unstrut-the-schweigenberg-ensemble-3/
25.08.2020
… hallmarks of the Saale-Unstrut winegrowing region are the many vineyard huts visible on the hillside vineyards and steep terraces of the riverbank. These little cottages, huts and sometimes even villas, used to…  

Niersteiner Glöck: The oldest vineyard site of Germany

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/tourism/landmarks-of-wine-culture/highlight/niersteiner-gloeck-the-oldest-vineyard-site-of-germany-3/
25.08.2020
… completely surrounds the vineyard. In the Middle Ages, monks built walls like this one around their vineyards in order to protect them from cold winds and provide a special micro-climate for the…  

Klosterhof Weinvertriebs OHG

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/tourism/outstanding-vinotheks/vinothek/klosterhof-weinvertriebs-ohg-3/
25.08.2020
… for a smaller environmental footprint.A large bank of glass windows provides a view out on the vineyards where Stephan and Georg Schwedhelm grow their wine. The brothers' 17 hectares are primarily…