Exceptional natural wines from Germany! The brothers Brand, Daniel, and Jonas have quickly brought attention to the far northern Pfalz, a cool-climate, limestone-rich, yet otherwise overlooked region. These fifth-generation winemakers took over the family winery from their father Jürgen in 2014 – with his support, they expanded from 12 to 18ha and transitioned production to fully certified organic growing and making 100% natural. The Pur has no sulfites added and is the transparent expression of the grape and terroir.
Bockenheim has a cooler climate than most of the Pfalz (therefore the grapes ripen slower). The weather in their area is influenced by the Donnersberg mountain (around 650m high) which shields them from incoming weather systems, the wind is then funneled down two valleys which means it is fairly breezy and this helps keep the vineyards free from mildew.
The Pur Range are all unfined, unfiltered and with no additions, including sulphur and as such under German law the wines are unable to be labeled as Pfalz.
Weingut Brand deliver again with this crunchy fresh nouveau style, gluggable red. This is a total juice BOMB! Serve it cold and drink from the bottle. HOT DAMN, this is juicy.
BRAND NOUVEAU 12x750ml | SKU #72716 | $21.12 | Sorry, Sold Out
~ 2018 PET NAT WHITE ~
50% Silvaner, 50% Pinot Weissburgunder, méthode ancestrale. Subtle notes of wild flowers, honey, elderflower alongside citrus and vanilla complementing a wonderful minerality.
2018 Pet Nat White 6x750ml | SKU #113814 | $27.09 | Sorry, Sold Out
~2018 PET NAT ROSÉ~
90% Pinot Noir, 10% Portugeiser, méthode ancestrale.
2018 Pet Nat Rosé 6x750ml | SKU #113823 | $27.09 | Sorry, Sold Out
~2018 CIDER PUR~
2018 vintage this was made from fruit purchased from an organic farmer 5km away as estate trees had no yield. A cider of depth that’s packed with flavour. Made from certified organic apples, directly pressed and fermented with wild yeasts in tank and old barrels. Fermented to almost dry and unfiltered. Give it a shake (and then allow to settle) prior to opening. 6.5% alcohol.
Cider Pur Brut 12x750ml | SKU #68401 | $15.57 | Available
60 yo vines in solid limestone, the best Dornfelder in the Pfalz.
N/V Cuveé Flora 12x750ml | SKU #68216 | $24.30 | Sorry, Sold Out
~2018 PINOT BLANC PUR~
Whole cluster, short maceration, 1000L used Fuder on full lees. Clean, round, creamy, and fresh.
2018 Pinot Blanc 12x750ml | SKU #68211 | $26.52 | Sorry, Sold Out
~2018 RIESLING PUR~
7-day cold maceration, fermentation and élevage in old barrique
2018 Riesling Pur 12x750ml | SKU #68208 | $26.52 | Sorry, Sold Out