The Black Forest is not only a landscape, it is the historical setting of Gaggenau’s hand-forged beginnings. Shaped by regional accessibility to wood and iron ore, Gaggenau created an unprecedented legacy of innovation and efficiency. Deep in the Black Forest, the forging of a single nail transformed traditional craftsmanship into precision engineering, changing the future of culinary luxury. Restaurant 1683 is a multi-sensory experience that brings the mystery of the Black Forest to New York City by immersing guests in the origins of Gaggenau.