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Rüdesheimer Berg Roseneck

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Single vineyard in the municipality of Rüdesheim on the Rüdesheimer Berg in the German wine-growing region of Rheingau. It lies between the sites Berg Schlossberg and Drachenstein below the Niederwald. In the core of the area, the granite rocks overgrown with wild roses, rose hips and sloe hedges stand out, which gave the site the (former) name "Rosenhecke". The vineyards were planted as early as around the year 1200 and originally wound their way up the mountain in hundreds of tiny and narrow terraces. It was not until around 1700 that the mule...

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