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Home | Germany

Germany - Precision in a Bottle
Along one of Europe's most important river systems, the Germans have grown wine since the days of the Roman Empire. In fact, those conquering Roman legions established viticulture on the hills carved from the Rhein River as it expanded throughout Western Europe. . . . keep reading
May 30, 2012
As the Rhein River makes its way from the Swiss Alps to the North Sea, it carves the hilly slopes that are home to the majority of German vines. At the town of Mainz i . . . keep reading
Baden - Home of the Burgunders
Baden - Home of the Burgunders As the mighty Rhine River makes its way out of the Swiss Alps and forms the border with France, the German wine region of Baden begins. This is also the region of the famous Black Forest and the source of another prominent European River, the Danube. Baden follows the Rhine for approximately 250 miles on its journey north until it connects with the Neckar River at the town of Mannheim. . . . keep reading
Mosel Valley - Beauty on the Slopes
May 15, 2012
Mosel Valley - Beauty on the Slopes In southwest Germany, the Mosel River flows from the Vosges Mountains, through Lorraine France, and Luxembourg before joining the Rhine at Koblenz, on its way to the North Sea. The Mosel, along with its tributaries of the Saar and the Ruwer, has created some of the most exceptionally beautiful real estate in the country. And what better way to celebrate that dramatic backdrop than with grape vines? . . . keep reading

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