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#WineChat RIESLING June 27th 9-10pm EST

After great success with a #WineChat dedicated to Grüner Veltliner back in November, we decided to team up with the #WineChat team again and this time, it’s all about RIESLING. As you may know, we are part of the Summer of Riesling this year – a 94 day celebration of the grape – occurring internationally […]

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Classification System: Austria vs Germany

A couple weeks I attended a class through the ASA with Aldo Sohm. He pointed out that while the stylistic labeling system of Austrian and German wines is quite similar, it is far from the same. Here’s the rundown: Germany: German wines are classified by the ripeness level of the grapes NOT the degree of […]

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