- a small wine-growing region in Hesse, in central Germany, on the Rhine.
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At Rdesheim begins the Rheingau, which is the very “vineyard” of this country.Odd Bits of Travel with Brush and Camera
Charles M. Taylor, Jr.
The province of the Rheingau among other things demanded that no Jew should be allowed to remain in the district.History of the Jews, Vol. IV (of VI)
Here they paused a while from their voyage, with the intention of visiting more minutely the Rheingau, or valley of the Rhine.
During this time they made several excursions into the Rheingau, and finished their tour at the ancient Heidelberg.
The whole eastern bank of the Rhine to Lorich, called the Rheingau, has been remarkable centuries past for its wines.The Automobilist Abroad
M. F. (Milburg Francisco) Mansfield