As part of the land consolidation 1977 Dittwar was again the wine village. In Gewann oil cake was created a new vineyard with 12 hectares. The "Dittwarer Ölkuchen Schwarzriesling" has helped make Dittwar widely known.
In 1984, a catastrophic flood destroyed large parts of the town center. Then there was a large, funded with state funds rehabilitation. This has made the village much more attractive.