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Tasting Notes: 2008 Riesling Hochheim/Rheingau/Germany

A couple of weeks ago, the Weinfreundeskreis Hochheim, of which my wife Annette and I are founding members, invited 5 winemakers from Hochheim to present their new wines of the 2008 vintage. We were at our German domicile at that … Continue reading

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Tasting Taylor’s Wakefield Wines at Marcel’s Restaurant

Earlier this week I attended a superb tasting and dinner at Marcel’s Restaurant in DC which was hosted by Jim Caudill of Brown-Forman for Neil Hadley, Marketing Director of theTaylorfamily’s Wakefield Vineyards inClare ValleyAustralia.It was a great opportunity to taste … Continue reading

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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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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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