Germany

Import Selection: Piesporter Michelsberg, 1988, H. Schmitt Soehne

“You can drink and enjoy Ger­man wines during the evening and still feel good in the morning.” – words of wisdom, promotional but true, from Peter Limberger, Presi­dent and C.E.O. of Schmitt and Soehne in America. H. Schmitt Soehne GmbH has been producing quality wines in Germany’s Mosel valley for more than two hundred years…. read more »

German Wines and Differentiating Sweetness

“We just joined your wine club, and so far, so good! We have liked the selec­tions. We do not know a lot about wine, except that we like some and want to learn about the others we have thought we did not like in the past. We do not favor sweet wines. Our son just… read more »

Bernkasteler Badstube, 1983. Riesling Spatlese. H. Thaprich| Vintage Wine History and Information

BERNKASTELER BADSTUBE. 1983 – RIESLING SPATLESE. H. THAPRICH by Paul Kalemkiarian Sr | July 1984 Bernkastel is a jewel of a town on a sharp bend of the Mosel river. The area is known as the Mittelmosel or middle mosel, and is part of the greater Mosel-Saar-Ruhr wine producing region. It is a jewel in many… read more »

Wormser Liebfrauenstift-Kirchenstuck, 1981. Lagenbach Riesling Kabinett | Vintage Wine History and Information

WORMSER LIEBFRAUENSTIFT-KIRCHENSTUCK. 1981– LANGENBACH RIESLING KABINETT by Paul Kalemkiarian Sr | October 1983 The house of Langenbach is an important source of German Wines. The firm was founded in 1852 by Julius I. Langenbach. It is a major wine distributor with important representations from all the German wine growing regions. Their base is in the historical city… read more »