Weingut Max Ferdinand Richter winery is
steeped in history. The Richter family owns 40 acres of vineyards
in the central Mosel area and has done for over 300 years.
Richter wines really are ambassadors of the cultural heritage of
the unique Mosel landscape. These wines are quality driven,
concentration is increased by severe pruning and even a green
harvest in prolific years.
Vintage is later than most growers in the region and all picking
is done by hand. The work in the cellar shows the same attention to
detail, with traditional winemaking practices allowing the grapes
to express their full personality, setting them up for a long
Vines are planted on steep sites of grey slate, mineral quartz
and some areas of clay. Quality and concentration are increased by
extreme pruning and a green harvest in some years. The steep
vineyard sites of the Model Valley require meticulous attention and
up to three times as many man hours to tend.
Mosel wine doesn't get much better than this!