Riesling 2020

Riesling from the region of Württemberg! Rolling hills, mixed agriculture, and a place where the winemaking may be lesser known but benefits from being creative and free.


Winemaker: Roterfaden

Farming: Biodynamic

Region: Württemberg, Germany

Vintage: 2020

Grapes: Riesling

Colour: White

ABV: 10.5%

Size: 75 cL


Behind the Bottle


When people in Württemberg think about wine, it is mostly shaped by the large (and often outdated) cooperatives that most growers bring their fruit to year after year. Organic, or even biodynamic principles, simply aren't a thing, and the average age of the grape grower generation is approaching retirement. In 2014, Greek-born Olympia Samara and Hannes Hoffmann began setting up shop and recultivating a mere 0.6 hectares that Hannes took over from his family ...