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September 7, 2020

Annual Auctions | An Introduction to a German Wine Tradition

Learn more about how some of the finest German wines are sold every year via a set of Auctions >>>

September 5, 2020

Issue Highlight | September 2020

Reinhold Franzen dished up one of the finest values in the epic 2019 vintage >>>

August 31, 2020

Mosel Fine Wines Issue No 53 is out

100-page strong Issue with part II of our extensive 2019 vintage report and full Auction guide >>>

August 3, 2020

Issue Highlight | August 2020

2019 is an epic vintage for intense Kabinett though few achieved the grace of the Domprobst by Willi Schaefer >>>

July 6, 2020

Issue Highlight | July 2020

2019 is an epic vintage at the top as Falkenstein underlines with this near perfect off-dry beauty >>>

July 2, 2020

Mosel Fine Wines Issue No 52 is out

100-page strong Issue with part I of our extensive 2019 vintage report >>>

June 2, 2020

Issue Highlight | June 2020

This stunning Kabinett underlines what an epic vintage 2019 is at the top in the Mosel >>>

May 25, 2020

Mosel Fine Wines Issue No 51 is out

A Special Issue with a preview of 2019 and a first set of noteworthy wines >>>

May 2, 2020

Issue Highlight | May 2020

Focus on a highlight of our comprehensive 2010er dry Riesling retrospective >>>

April 7, 2020

Issue Highlight | April 2020

A stunning 2010er Spätlese by the underrated Herman Ludes Estate and which is still available at the Estate >>>

April 2, 2020

Mosel Fine Wines Issue No 50 is out

250 mature Riesling (incl. 50 still commercially available!), mainly from the 2010 vintage, and a guide to the pre-1971 German wine >>>

March 6, 2020

Issue Highlight | March 2020

A stunning 2015er dry Riesling by Fio Wines which is about to be released now >>>

February 4, 2020

Issue Highlight | February 2020

This beauty by Jan Matthias Klein stands exemplary for the growing success of natural wine in the Mosel >>>

January 13, 2020

Mosel Fine Wines Issue No 49 is out

Table of Contents: 2018 highlights, sneak preview at 2019, natural wine, Mosel in the 19th century, and verticals >>>

January 3, 2020

Issue Highlight | January 2020

The modern-day classic 2018er Winninger Uhlen GG by Knebel completely defies the ripe DNA of the vintage >>>

December 2, 2019

Issue Highlight | December 2019

The ripe and round 2018 nevertheless generated some true modern-day legends, such as this TBA by Weingut Max Ferd. Richter >>>

November 1, 2019

Issue Highlight | November 2019

We highlight a stunning 2018er GG by Weingut Schloss Lieser >>>

October 21, 2019

Mosel Fine Wines Issue No 48 is out

Table of Contents: 2018 Mosel Vintage Report Part III, Dry German Riesling Report, Auctions Look-Back, Mature Riesling Releases >>>

October 1, 2019

Issue Highlight | October 2019

We put the spotlight on one of the finest Estate wines we have ever tasted and which completely defies the ripeness of 2018 >>>

September 6, 2019

Issue Highlight | September 2019

A dry-tasting Riesling by the recently set-up Weingut Cantzheim completely defies the ripe and round DNA of the 2018 vintage >>>

September 2, 2019

Mosel Fine Wines Issue No 47 is out

Table of Contents: 2018 Mosel Vintage Report Part II (400 wines), Auction Guides, Library releases from E. Christoffel-Berres >>>

August 1, 2019

Issue Highlight | August 2019

2018: Only about ripeness and low acidity? No, as Julian Haart showed with this brilliant dry Piesporter >>>

July 24, 2019

2018 Mosel Vintage | Kissed by the Sun

2018 was kissed by the sun and yielded many ripe and blousy wines ... as well as some stunningly racy and elegant ones! Here the key facts in a nutshell >>>

July 8, 2019

Issue Highlight | July 2019

A few growers like A.J. Adam completely outdid the ripe DNA of 2018. Learn here how >>>

July 2, 2019

Mosel Fine Wines Issue No 46 is out

Table of Contents: 2018 Mosel Vintage Report Part I (500 wines), New dry Riesling Releases, Library wines at J.B. Becker. >>>

June 11, 2019

2009 Dry & Off-Dry Riesling | A Progress Report

Our extensive “10-Years-After” Retrospective highlighted the big and beautiful nature of the vintage >>>

June 1, 2019

Issue Highlight | June 2019

Karthäuserhof crafted one of the finest dry Riesling from anywhere in the world in 2009. Here is the story >>>

May 15, 2019

2009 Fruity & Noble-Sweet Riesling | A Progress Report

Our extensive “10-Years-After” Retrospective highlighted the crowd-pleasing nature of the vintage >>>

May 2, 2019

Issue Highlight | May 2019

Immich-Batterieberg nailed the 2009 vintage with its stunning Enkircher Ellergrub in what was its rebirth year >>>

April 30, 2019

2018 Vintage | A Sneak Preview

We tasted many 2018 wines at the VDP.Weinbörse Mainz earlier this week. Here some thoughts on this fascinating vintage. >>>

April 9, 2019

Mosel Fine Wines Issue No 45 is out

Table of Contents: 250 mature Riesling (incl. 30 still commercially available!), mainly from the 2009 vintage, and a dive into the great defunct Mosel Estates >>>

April 2, 2019

Issue Highlight | Apr 2019

This stunning Auslese by the Merkelbach brothers proves a highlight of our 2009 retrospective >>>