The Nahe wine region is one of 13 wine regions in Germany. It is known beyond the national borders for its internationally competitive top wines. More than 4,200 hectares of vineyards on colourful rocky soils and sun-drenched sites line the Nahe River and celebrate the diverse Nahe wines.
Riesling: the king of the Nahe wine region
Over 80 grape varieties are grown in the Nahe wine region. Riesling accounts for the largest share, all Nahe wines having the highest quality classification of "Großes Gewächs". White wines account for three quarters of the cultivated area. One quarter is planted with red grape varieties.