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Winklerberg Volcanic Rock Garden: Wines With a Volcanic Touch

… vines in this fertile soil. After all, the Kaiserstuhl is the sunniest and warmest wine region of Germany.By 962, Ihringen was already a notable wine-growing center. Today, the small town west of Freiburg,…


Staatlicher Hofkeller Würzburg

… of gift by Embricho, bishop of Würzburg, in 1128, thus making it the oldest documented wine estate in Germany to have always been owned by the current sovereign, in uninterrupted succession. Up until…


Würzburg’s Weingut Bürgerspital and Steinwein: Bocksbeutel and Silvaner

…One is Germany's oldest charitable foundation that owns a wine estate; the other is one of Germany's oldest vineyards bearing a site-specific name; and the two have been inextricably linked for centuries: the…


Juliusspital: Home of the Embossed Bocksbeutel

… wine estate with its 172 hectares (425 acres) of vines, making it the second largest wine estate in Germany. The heart of the estate is the cask cellar (250 meters/820 feet in length) beneath the palatial…


Castell: Cradle of a “Successful Experiment”

… severe winter weather. This marked the beginning of the Silvaner grape’s triumphant advance throughout Germany, and particularly, Franken.Silvaner numbers among the oldest grape varieties still cultivated…


Lorsch Abbey: Databank of Viticultural History

…Probably no other place in Germany has done as much to preserve viticultural history as Lorsch Abbey, located just west of the strata montana, or mountain road, opposite the Hessische Bergstrasse region. A countless…


The Roman Wine Press of Piesport: Where the Romans trod upon Moselfruits

… Empire. The Mosel Valley is therefore accounted for being the oldest wine growing region in all of Germany.  In 1992, a second wine press was found in Piesport, this one measuring 15 metres in length…


Höhepunkte der Weinkultur Detailseite

… moderen day wine estate of the Vereinigte Hospitien. It is thus said to be the oldest wine cellar in Germany. Its entrance is decorated by a very well preserved clay brick floor from Roman times. The…


The Ruins of the Monastery of Disibodenberg: Where the oldest grapevines grow

… been extinct for quite a while. Research showed them to be probably the oldest grapevines in all of Germany. The variety of Orleans was well spread throughout Germany up to the 19th century. It grew…


Weinbaudomäne Niederhausen-Schloßböckelheim: The Copper Side of Riesling

… state had started to buy the steep, rocky and fissured slopes along the Nahe river. Viticulture in Germany at that time suffered heavily from diseases and rodents, above all the phylloxera. Many wine growers…