Viticulture & Winemaking


Viticulture & Winemaking

Work in the vineyard & cellar

Many stages of work are involved before a finished bottle of wine reaches a consumer. Read more...


Climate & Weather

The longer ripening period for grapes north of the Alps yields fresher, fruitier wines. read more

Soil & Sites

Soil types: The soil nourishes the roots, and thus, the vines, with water and nutrients. Furthermore, the soil influences heat conservation and with it, the development of the vine and the ripening of the grapes. read more


World's oldest bottle of wine, Historisches Museum der Pfalz in Speyer read more