Yearly Archives: 2008

Best of Riesling 2008

Best of Riesling 2008 Every two years in Bingen, Germany, The Best of Riesling competition invites a group of internationally recognized experts to choose their favorite Riesling wine. This year, more than 50 experts from a dozen countries gathered to … Continue reading

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Schillerwein-a German Specialty

Dr. Christian Schiller, McLean, Virginia, one of the i-WineReview’s subscribers has written this thoughtful note on Schillerwein in response to the April Featured Monthly Tasting on Rosë and the article on Techniques for Making Rosé Wine on www.i-winereview.com There are … Continue reading

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Domaines Schlumberger: Wines of Tradition, Youth and Passion

By Mike PotashnikCo-Publisher International Wine Reviewwww.i-winereview.com Alsace is one of those wine regions of the world that is often under the radar screen of wine enthusiasts and wine writers. I was therefore delighted at the opportunity to lunch yesterday with … Continue reading

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Cousiño Macul’s Cabernet Sauvignon "Antiguas Reservas": Aging Gracefully

By Mike Potashnik, Ph.D Co-Publisher, International Wine Review Do wine writers really know how well a wine will age?If so, how age worthy is a modestly-priced Cabernet Sauvignon from Chile?These were the challenging questions put to a small group of … Continue reading

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2005 Bordeaux Cru Bourgeois-i-WineReview’s Top Picks

2005 was a great vintage in Bordeaux. Many believe it is the best vintage since 1982, others look back to 1961, while a few believe it is the best year ever. Not surprisingly the 2005 vintagehas led to record-high wine … Continue reading

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