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Dr. Heger

The "Weingut Dr. Heger" is located in the community of Ihringen (Kaiserstuhl area) in the German wine growing region of Baden. It was founded in 1935 by Dr. Max Heger, who ran it next to his medical practice. His son Wolfgang Heger expanded it in the 1960s to its current leading position. The founding grandson Joachim and his wife Silvia took over the business in 1992. The vineyards comprise 26 hectares of vineyards in the individual locations Schlossberg (Achkarren) and Winklerberg (Ihringen) on volcanic weathered soils. They are planted with the white wine varieties Riesling, Pinot Gris, Pinot Blanc, Silvaner, Chardonnay, Muscatel, Scheurebe, Gewürztraminer and Viognier, as well as the red wine varieties Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Cabernet Franc

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