Winemaker stories profiles one German winemaker to give you a behind-the-vines look at the world of German wine. This month’s spotlighted estate dates back to the 16th century but continues to evolve and adapt – perfectly epitomizing the intersection of tradition and innovation at the heart of the German wine industry. Read below to get to know Weingut Christmann and the father-daughter duo, Steffen and Sophie, who manage the winery today.
“Winemaker stories” profiles one German winemaker to give you a behind-the-vines look at the world of German wine. This month we’re focusing on the women behind Weingut Meyer-Näkel, sister winemakers Meike and Dörte Näkel from Germany’s Ahr region. Meyer-Näkel is a member estate of the German association Fair ‘N Green, which provides guidance, standards, and certification for winemakers practicing sustainable and biodynamic viticulture.
‘Winemaker stories’ profiles a German winemaker to give you a behind-the-vines look at the world of German wine. We introduce to you the winemakers behind Weingut Kruger-Rumpf, Stefan Rumpf and his sons Philipp and Georg. From Germany’s Nahe region, Kruger-Rumpf exemplifies the innovative spirit reshaping the German wine industry. The family’s winemaking philosophy balances continuous experimentation with traditional winemaking methods, resulting in world-class wines that reflect each site’s distinct terroir.