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Falcon Mountain

Single location in the municipality of Dienheim (Nierstein area) in the German Rheinhessen growing region. The east-facing vineyards at an altitude of 140 to 190 metres above sea level with a slope gradient of 10 to 25% comprise 17 hectares of vineyard area. They are especially protected by hedges and trees. The soils consist of large loess banks with a high clay content, which are heavily interspersed with shell limestone, marl, suspended loam and clayey loam. The white wine varieties Riesling,Pinot Gris and Silvaner are cultivated here. Shares in the vineyard are, for example, held by the wineries Brüder Dr. Becker, Evangelical Church of Hesse and Nassau and Kühling-Gillot.

There are further individual sites called Falkenberg in the communities or growing areas Alsenz (Nahe), Donnersdorf and Falkenstein (Franconia), Piesport (Moselle) and Traustadt (Franconia).

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