respekt-BIODYN's respectful wines

Biodynamic compost by Robert Herbst

Julia revels in some top-notch biodynamic wines with a German accent, and sorts out those confusing biodynamic organisations.

An online tasting set up to introduce respekt-BIODYN's two new members, Sattlerhof in Austria’s Südsteiermark and Weingut Leiner in the German Pfalz wine region, turned out to be the tip of an iceberg that I wanted to explore so I asked if might subsequently taste one wine from each of their 25 members. With great efficiency, these samples were sent to my London home from their collection point at the Wieninger estate in Vienna. They form the basis of this article and...