Wine by Design

In Alto Adige, Elena Walch's vision has set the blueprint for her family winery
Wine by Design
Elena Walch at Castel Ringberg, a 50-acre estate vineyard climbing to an elevation of 1,500 feet. (Colin Dutton)
From the Mar 31, 2018, issue

For more than 30 years, Elena Walch has received praise for her estate-grown wines from the Italian region of Alto Adige. Now she's stepping aside and handing the mantle over to her daughters Julia and Karoline. And the Walch sisters have wasted no time moving the namesake winery forward.

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