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The Trossen winery, in the town of Kindel, is situated less than 500 feet from the banks of the Mosel River and a few kilometres south east from the villages of Urzig and Erden.

The surrounding geology is dominated by weathered grey and blue slate, gifting the fruit fine aromas and intense minerality.  Wines from Kinheim-Kindel are rarely heavy and alcoholic but instead have a delicate fragrance with a vein of salinity and cooling zest.  

Since 1978, the Trossens have endeavoured to practise the most natural viticulture possible.  Biodynamic farming lies at the heart of their ethos and everything...

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is hand made with minimal intervention.  In fact, Rita and Rudolf Trossen have kept their production at a level where they do not need to use any machinery.

Rudolf is a maverick.  He is a passionate eco warrior with a steely twinkle in his eye.  Behind the humble exterior is a man driven to show the true essence of his various parcels in what is Riesling’s most prestigious region. Included in his vineyards is a parcel in the Madonna Plateau, a plot with pre-phylloxera vines which yields Riesling with exceptional concentration.

These are truly unique wines, with unparalleled balance, energy, density and a personality all of their own.  After many years searching for a winery from the Mosel, we are very proud to now represent the Trossen family in the UK.

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