holds the reins of the estate. Philosophy, approach and personality of the wines spring up and bear fruit in his heart and his winery. Trust is his greatest asset – trust in the essence of nature and in the people around him who share his passion and his path.

Soil to love. An incentive – for the legumes and rhizobia – to get along with their neighbours.

The plants’ growth habit tells Sven much about the state of his vines.

Attentive observation and an intimate understanding of the natural processes in the vineyard – that’s what it’s about.

The chickens are a favourite not just with children. Sven can’t imagine life on the estate without them now.

Sven demonstrates the effectiveness of biodynamic viticulture to a group of interested visitors on a tour of the vineyard.