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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 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 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 >>>

March 1, 2019

Issue Highlight | Mar 2019

Dönnhoff hit the bull’s eye in 2017, producing many of the finest dry Riesling in this remarkable vintage. Here some background >>>

February 1, 2019

Issue Highlight | Feb 2019

A late-released off-dry Riesling underlines the greatness of the 2016 vintage and the value of extended cask aging >>>

January 17, 2019

Mosel Fine Wines Issue 44 is out

Table of contents: A Look-back at 2017, a sneak preview on 2018 and stories on Mosel, on Riesling and beyond wine >>>

January 9, 2019

Tasting Notes Database Updated with Issue No 43

500 tasting notes of from the 2017 vintage have been added to the searchable database >>>

January 2, 2019

Issue Highlight | Jan 2019

2017 was a great vintage. Young Stefan Müller seized the opportunity to produce some grandiose wines >>>

December 22, 2018

2017 Mosel Vintage | Dry Riesling Highlights

We look back at dry Riesling in the 2017 vintage and share our list of not-to-be-missed vintage highlights >>>

December 18, 2018

2017 Mosel Vintage | Off-Dry Riesling Highlights

We look back at off-dry Riesling in the 2017 vintage and share our list of not-to-be-missed vintage highlights >>>

December 14, 2018

2017 Mosel Vintage | Noble-Sweet Highlights

We look back at Noble-Sweet Riesling in the 2017 vintage and share our list of not-to-be-missed vintage highlights >>>

December 10, 2018

2017 Mosel Vintage | Spätlese Highlights

We look back at Spätlese in the 2017 vintage and share our list of not-to-be-missed vintage highlights >>>

December 6, 2018

2017 Mosel Vintage | Kabinett Highlights

We look back at Kabinett in the 2017 vintage and share our list of not-to-be-missed vintage highlights >>>

December 1, 2018

Issue Highlight | Dec 2018

A superb Spätburgunder by newcomer Tobias Feiden underlines the strides in quality made by the red wines of the Mosel >>>

November 26, 2018

Tasting Notes Database Updated with Issue No 42

380 tasting notes of from the 2017 vintage have been added to the searchable database >>>

November 16, 2018

2017 Dry German Riesling | Overview and Buying Guide

2017 played on intensity and zest, not an easy combination for dry Riesling. Worry not, the finest are amazing, as we found out >>>

November 12, 2018

Sectors of the Winninger Uhlen have been given DPO / gU status

The Uhlen Blaufüsser Lay, Laubach and Roth Lay have been recognized as DPO / gU: A new era for German wine? >>>

November 1, 2018

Issue Highlight | Nov 2018

This stunning high-end Auslese by Weingut Selbach-Oster underlines the incredibly high quality of the 2017 vintage >>>