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October 15, 2018

Mosel Fine Wines 2008-2018

Mosel Fine Wines celebrates its 10th anniversary. Time to reflect on the fascinating journey! >>>

October 1, 2018

Issue Highlight | Oct 2018

A gloriously complex 2017er Spätlese Auction by the classic Weingut Wwe Dr. H. Thanisch (Erben Thanisch) >>>

October 1, 2018

Issue Highlight | Oct 2018

A stunning dry Riesling by the still completely under-rated Weingut Reinhold Franzen in the Terrassenmosel >>>

September 7, 2018

Issue Highlight | Sep 2018

A great discovery: Weingut Später-Veit. It produced, among others, one of the finest Kabinett from 2016 >>>

September 3, 2018

The Mosel Fine Wines Issue No 42 is out

Table of Contents: Part II of our extensive 2017 Vintage Report with 380 wines tasted incl. all auction wines and some additional goodies >>>

August 1, 2018

Issue Highlight | August 2018

The 2017er vintage delivered some stunner. Few epitomize the brilliance, purity and vibrancy of this vintage as this Auslese by Dr. Hermann >>>

July 23, 2018

Large Solely-Owned Ruwer Vineyard Changes Hands

The Mosel hit the bull’s eye three times in a row: The finest 2017er 2017 wines are simply amazing … and there is perfection at the top! >>>

July 11, 2018

Large Solely-Owned Ruwer Vineyard Changes Hands

The Waldracher Laurentiusberg is now tended by Karthäuserhof Estate, which, overall, is expanding its vineyard holdings >>>

July 7, 2018

Issue Highlight | July 2018

The 2017er vintage delivered some stunner. Few epitomize the brilliance, purity and vibrancy of this vintage as this Kabinett by von Hövel >>>

July 2, 2018

The Mosel Fine Wines Issue No 41 is out

Table of Contents: Part I of our extensive 2017 Vintage Report with 380 wines tasted ... but also a few additional goodies >>>

June 1, 2018

Issue Highlight | June 2018

This stunning Spätlese from our extensive 2008 “10-Years-After” retrospective underlines the great classic qualities of this under-rated vintage >>>

May 28, 2018

2008 Fruity & Noble-Sweet Riesling | A Progress Report

Our extensive “10-Years-After” Retrospective underlined the beautiful ripe racy classicism of the 2008 vintage >>>

May 21, 2018

Tasting Notes Database Updated with Issue No 39 and No 40

300 tasting notes of Mature Riesling as well as from 2016 Riesling have been added to the searchable database >>>

May 13, 2018

1998 Retrospective | The Riesling All-Rounder

Our 50 wine-strong Retrospective of the 1998 vintage underlined the all-round beauty of this slightly under-rated vintage >>>

May 3, 2018

Issue Highlight | May 2018

2008 vintage proved a remarkable vintage for dry Riesling with real brilliance at the top. This concerns in particular this amazing wine by Georg Breuer >>>

April 30, 2018

2017 Vintage | A sneak Preview

We tasted many 2017 wines at the VDP.Weinbörse Mainz earlier this week. Here some thoughts on this very promising vintage >>>

April 24, 2018

Solely-Owned Mosel Vineyard Changes Hands

The Grosser Hengelberg is a little-known single-vineyard in Dhron. It is now solely-owned by Stefan Steinmetz >>>

April 21, 2018

2008 Dry & Off-Dry Riesling | A Progress Report

Our extensive “10-Years-After” Retrospective of the 2008 vintage underlined the beauty of this vintage, certainly at the top >>>

April 6, 2018

The Mosel Fine Wines Issue No 40 is out

Table of Contents: 300 mature Riesling, mainly from 2008 and 1998, and a vertical of Keller's G-Max and Coche-Dury's Corton-Charlemagne >>>

April 1, 2018

Issue Highlight | Apr 2018

Our extensive 1998 retrospective highlighted, among others, one of the finest QPR of Mosel history >>>

March 4, 2018

Issue Highlight | Mar 2018

2016 delivered a huge number of great dry Riesling, including a magical Spätlese Trocken by Koehler-Ruprecht >>>

February 1, 2018

Issue Highlight | Feb 2018

One of the finest dry Riesling we tasted last year proved to be a late-released effort by Clemens Busch >>>

January 11, 2018

The Mosel Fine Wines Issue No 39 is out

Table of Contents: a look-back at 2016, a sneak preview of 2017 and many background stories >>>

January 11, 2018

The Mosel Visiting Guide 2018 is out

This fully updated edition is available to all subscribers >>>

January 3, 2018

Issue Highlight | Jan 2018

2016 yielded much great dry Riesling, including this little jewel by Weingut Reinhold Haart >>>