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German name of the Valaisan wine-growing municipality of Salquenen; see there.
Important AOC classified wine-growing municipality (Salgesch) in the Swiss canton of Valais. It is situated exactly on the border formed by the Raspille stream between the German-speaking Upper Valais and the French-speaking Lower Valais. Over 40 winegrowers cultivate around 200 hectares of vineyards. Nearly 90% of the vineyards are planted with red wine varieties, especially Pinot Noir, which is due...

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