Grand Ordinaire 2022

A light and chillable red that leans more elegant and refined than juicy and chuggable – think Cru Beaujolais, or Burgundian Pinot Noir. Two weeks of skin contact, along with some carbonic maceration, make for a delightfully light yet serious Spätburgunder – perfect for slow sipping on a summer's day.



Winemaker: Wasenhaus

Farming: Organic

Region: Baden, Germany

Vintage: 2022

Grapes: Spätburgunder

Colour: Red

ABV: 12.5%

Size: 75 cL


Behind the Bottle


”It’s a place with huge potential. We have some vineyards of Pinot Noir and Pinot Blanc reaching 100 years,” says Christoph when we walk through the vineyards last year. “Today, most people do not farm the steep plots on the Ölberg vineyard anymore. It is just too much manual work, and the cooperative which takes most of the grapes doesn’t pay enough for all this effort....