The Mosel's moment to shine

View of the town of Trittenheim from the Trittenheimer Apotheke vineyard

A stunning 2021 vintage and the rise of young talent were among the highlights at this year's Mythos Mosel festival – an annual culmination of spring tastings for guest and grower alike. Above, view of the Mosel River at Trittenheim. Also see this guide to our coverage of this year's German wine releases.

You’d be hard-pressed to remember a more bespoke Mosel vintage than 2021.

Electric, thrilling, captivating: 2021 played to the strengths of growers with a reputation for a nimble and playful style. In a real sense, it was a welcome return to normal, giving growers, especially those...