Life & Culture

In celebration of a life lived with purpose, NOBLE&STYLE shines light on noble endeavors that enrich our life and culture. We enjoy discovering people and companies that share similar values and learning more about their journey and ideals.

The First Man to Cross the Antarctic Solo: A Chat with Børge Ousland

Our chat with Børge Ousland, one of the world’s most accomplished polar explorers, about his intense connection to nature, his Manshausen guesthouses and the beauty of living entirely in the present. 

Optimal Maturation and Full Indulgence: Sparkling Wines for Special Moments

We went on a quest for the best sparkling wines. Supported by ex-star chef and winemaker’s son Norbert Schu, who not only has the best-equipped wine cellar in Germany, but also helps us with his experience to gain a completely new understanding of champagne and co. Cin cin.

Ca’ del Bosco: Where the Excellent Franciacorta Wine is Born

A chat with Maurizio Zanella, president of the Ca’ del Bosco winery, about life on the vineyard, modern art and Franciacorta, the king of Italian fermented wines.

12 wines you should have at home this winter

That contemplative time of year is upon us. Life moves indoors. Romantic hours for two, meetings with family and close friends, endless conversations on the phone. We have selected 12 wines that everyone should have at home this winter. Whether it’s a smoky Burgundy, a complex Sauvignon or an elegant Pinot Noir, you’ll be well-equipped for the cold season with these wines.

The Young and Experimental Winemakers of Rings

The brothers Andreas and Steffen of the Rings vineyard create wines that possess the taste and integrity of the organic process as well as the delicate edge of passionate experimentation.

The life-changing magic of sourdough with Ailine Liefeld

As a commercial photographer, it might not seem unusual that for the last five months, Ailine Liefeld has been growing a popular Instagram page. Yet, it might be more surprising to hear that the page isn’t anything directly to do with her photography at all. What’s got this photographer so obsessed? Bread. And her 3,000-plus followers are all there for her crispy, airy, soft and often artsy sourdough.

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Launching a Business During a Pandemic: A Conversation With NOBLE&STYLE’s Founder

Raffaele Castelli was forced to ask himself a simple yet equally complex question: “What can we do or create to live through these difficult times?” Here he opens up about the journey of launching NOBLE&STYLE during a pandemic and where he goes from here.

Berlin’s Kilim Queen: Beyza Özler from Wild Heart Free Soul

Beyza Özler is Berlin’s Kilim Queen: travelling all around Turkey, she collects vintage kilims that she restores and sells in her Berlin shop.

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Photographer Nicola Rehbein on Timepieces & Time

Nicola Rehbein is a Berlin-based photographer. We sat down to discuss his vintage Rolex Datejust 1601, analogue vs. digital photography and staying creative under lockdown.

Dreissigacker: A different kind of Riesling

If you have ever dined at the restaurant of Michelin starred chef Tim Raue in Berlin, you have probably already been introduced to that particularly memorable Dreissigacker taste.