This is Germany’s largest wine growing region, lying to the west of the Rhine with grapevines visible as far as the eye can see. It is also one of the warmest and driest regions of Germany. The soils range from loess and drifting sand to slate, volcanic rock and clay. Thanks to these primeval sediments the grapevines are well nourished, but they have to put down deep roots in order to find sufficient water. Rheinhessen is famous for its Riesling as well as the more traditional varietal; Silvana. We have selected one superb producer from Rheinhessen, Weingut Wittmann.
The Wittmann estate is 100% organic and was one of the pioneers of organic viticulture...Read more..