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Ellwangen Juergen

The winery is located in the community of Winterbach in the German Württemberg wine region. The winegrowing tradition of the family goes back to the beginning of the 16th century, but the current winery was only founded in 1949 and ten years later was fully converted to winegrowing. Jürgen Ellwanger focused on quality from the very beginning, but a clear turn towards the production of top-quality wines did not take place until the founding of the Hades Group in 1986, whose members are among the German pioneers in barrique ageing. The foundation stone for this was laid by Jürgen Ellwanger together with his son Jörg through meticulous vineyard work that is as close to nature as possible, in which ideas from biodynamics are also taken into account. Son Andreas Ellwanger is responsible for the cellar technology. During vinification, as little as possible is interfered with the development

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