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Lunch at the ChÃ-teau Smith-Haut-Lafitte Restaurant La Grand' Vigne (Chef: Nicolas Masse, 2 Stars Michelin) - Bordeaux Tour by ombiasy WineTours 2016, France

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Picture: Lunch at Restaurant La Grand' Vigne, prepared by Chef Nicolas Masse (2 stars Michelin). The lunch coincided with our 40th Wedding Anniversary.We visited ChÃ-teau Smith-Haut-Lafitte in the morning. Following the visit and tasting we enjoyed lunch at Restaurant La Grand' Vigne, prepared by Chef Nicolas Masse (2 stars Michelin). The restauran...

Schiller Wine 14 days ago

Germany's 13 Top Winemakers (with 5 out of 5 Grapes) - The Gault Millau WeinGuide Deutschland 2017

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Picture: The Table of Hannsjörg Rebholz, Weingut Ökonomierat Rebholz, Pfalz, at the Gala Dinner of the Rieslingfeier 2016 in New York City, with Annette Schiller, David Schildknecht and Hannsjörg Rebholz. See: A German Riesling Feast in New York City: Rieslingfeier 2016, USA The Gault Millau WeinGuide Deutschland is the leading wine guide for ...

Schiller Wine 15 days ago

Where the Most Expensive Red Wines Come from: Vineyard Walk, Cellar Tour and Tasting at Domaine Anne Gros in VosneAs­-Romanée, Côte de Nuits - Bourgogne (and Champagne) Tour 2016 by ombiasy WineTours

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Picture: The ombiasy Group in front of the Famous Stone Cross that stands on the Border of the Romanée-Conti VineyardThe visit of Domaine Anne Gros in VosneAs­-Romanée started with a vineyard walk. The small commune of Vosne-Romanée is the Côte de Nuits' brightest star, producing the finest and most expensive Pinot Noir wines in the world, and...

Schiller Wine 16 days ago

David Hockney Designed ChÃ-teau Mouton Rothschild 2014 Label

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Picture: ChÃ-teau Mouton Rothschild 2014 Label Designed by David HockneyEach year, the esteemed French wine producer ChÃ-teau Mouton Rothschild chooses a master artist to create a label. The 2014 artist is David Hockney, who was a close friend of longtime Mouton owner Baroness Philippine de Rothschild.See also:Korean Artist Lee Ufan Designed th...

Schiller Wine 19 days ago

Visit and Tasting: ChAsteau Smith-Haut-Lafitte, Pessac-Léognan, Grand Cru Classé – Bordeaux Tour by ombiasy WineTours (2015), France

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Picture: Visit and Tasting: ChAsteau Smith-Haut-Lafitte, Pessac-Léognan, Grand Cru ClasséOverall, Bordeaux is a rather sleepy area, not well prepared to receive wine lovers from all over the world to experience the wines they love so much in the area, where the wines are made. But things are changing. Wine tourism has caught up with Bordeaux. One p...

Schiller Wine 20 days ago

Best German Wines and Winemakers “ Stuart Pigott's Favorites (December 2016)

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Pictures: Christian Schiller and Caroline Diel with Anouk at Schlossgut Diel. The 2008er žCuvée Mo Brut Natur, Schlossgut Diel, Burg Layen/Nahe is Sparkling Wine of the YearA few weeks ago, New York-based and Berlin-based, German wine journalist Stuart Pigott published in the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung his favorite German wines and fav...

Schiller Wine 21 days ago

Visit of ChÃ-teau du Clos de Vougeot - Bourgogne (and Champagne) Tour 2016 by ombiasy WineTours

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Picture: ChÃ-teau du Clos de Vougeot We visited ChÃ-teau du Clos de Vougeot. While the ChÃ-teau du Clos de Vougeot no longer produces wine these days, it remains the symbol of almost a thousand years of Burgundy history.In the 12th century, the monks of the Cistercian Abbey, the owners of Clos-Vougeot thanks to donations from wealthy Burgundy nob...

Schiller Wine 22 days ago

ChÃ-teau Climens, Premier Cru Barsac and Savory Dishes¦who knew? - Bérénice Lurton, Owner of ChÃ-teau Climens & Tony Lawrence, Global Food & Wine Pairing Specialist, at the 2016 National Conference of the American Wine Society in Los Angeles

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Picture: ChÃ-teau Climens, Premier Cru Barsac and Savory Dishes¦who knew? - Bérénice Lurton, Owner of ChÃ-teau Climens and Tony Lawrence, Global Food and Wine Pairing Specialist, at the 2016 National Conference of the American Wine Society in CaliforniaThe 2016 American Wine Society (AWS) National Conference took place on Thursday, November 2 to ...

Schiller Wine 23 days ago

Cellar Tour and Tasting at Weingut Forstmeister Geltz-Zilliken with Hanno Zilliken - Germany-North Tour 2016 by ombiasy WineTours

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Picture: Cellar Tour and Tasting at Weingut Forstmeister Geltz-Zilliken with Hanno Zilliken - Germany-North Tour 2016 by ombiasy WineToursHanno and Dorothee Zilliken are Winemaker of the Year (Gault Millau WeinGuide Deutschland 2017). In addition, Weingut Forstmeister Geltz-Zilliken was promoted from 4/5 to 5/5 grapes in the Gault Millau WeinGuide ...

Schiller Wine 26 days ago

Schiller's Favorite Seafood Places in Bordeaux City, France - An Update

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Pictures: Annette and Christian Schiller at L' Embarcadere with a Plateau des Fruits de Mer (for 2)Bordeaux CityThe city of Bordeaux is a jewel, with vestiges from the Roman era and medieval town gates. However, the 18th century was its golden age. Victor Hugo once said: Take Versailles, add Antwerp, and you have Bordeaux.?Pictures: Visit...

Schiller Wine 27 days ago

Visit: ChÃ-teau de Chantegrive, Appellation Grave, with Owner Marie-Hélène Lévêque - Bordeaux Tour by ombiasy WineTours 2016, France

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Picture: Annette Schiller and the Owner of the ChÃ-teau de Chantegrive, Marie-Hélène LévêqueFollowing an outstanding Lucheon at the 1 Star Michelin Restaurant Charles Darroze with the Owner of the ChÃ-teau de Chantegrive, Marie-Hélène Lévêque, and her excellent wines, Marie-Hélène Lévêque showed us her winery. We also met Arnaud Dubois,...

Schiller Wine 28 days ago

Rising Stars in Germany: Promotions in the Gault Millau Deutschland WeinGuide 2017

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Picture: Christian Schiller and Peter Jakob Kühn in Kiedrich, Rheingau, see: Extraordinary Views of the Rheingau Vineyards - A Spectecular Helicopter Flight over the Rheingau with Rheingau Winemakers, Germany The Gault Millau Deutschland WeinGuide is arguably the leading German wine guide. The Gault Millau Deutschland WeinGuide 2017 was released ...

Schiller Wine 29 days ago

Tasting at Domaine Thibault Liger-Belair in Nuits-As­SaintAs­-George, from Barrel and from Bottle, with Thibault Liger-As­Belair - Bourgogne (and Champagne) Tour 2016 by ombiasy WineTours

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Picture: Tasting at Domaine Thibault Liger-As­Belair in Nuits-As­SaintAs­-George, from Barrel and from Bottle, with Thibault Liger-As­BelairFollowing lunch at La Cabotte, the best restaurant in Nuits-Saint-George and one of the best restaurants in the Bourgogne region, we walked over to Domaine Thibault Liger-As­Belair for a tasting with Thibault ...

Schiller Wine 30 days ago

Vineyard Tour and Tasting at Weingut Schmitt's Kinder in Randersacker, Franken, with Martin Johann Schmitt “ Germany-East Tour 2016 by ombiasy WineTours

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Picture: Vineyard Tour with Martin Johann Schmitt, Weingut Schmitt's Kinder, FrankenThe visit of Weingut Schmitt˜s Kinder in Randersacker comprised an extensive vineyard tour by car and a massive tasting at the winery. Martin Johann Schmitt was our host.The Schmitt family can trace back its viticulture roots to the year 1712. The name Schmitt's Kin...

Schiller Wine 33 days ago

Book Review by Christian Schiller in Journal of Wine Economics (Vol 11, No 2): JOHN WINTHROP HAEGER: Riesling Rediscovered: Bold, Bright and Dry. University of California Press, Oakland, 2016, 369 pp., ISBN 978-0-520-27545-4, $39.95

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Picture: Riesling Rediscovered: Bold, Bright and DryThere are approximately 47,000 hectares planted with Riesling worldwide. Germany”with 22,500 hectares”accounts for about half of the total. From a global perspective, Riesling is a niche grape variety, accounting for less than 1% of world wine production. From a global perspective, it is the fruit...

Schiller Wine 34 days ago

Wine-pairing Lunch at the 1-star Michelin Restaurant Claude Darroze, with Marie-Hélène Lévêque, Owner of ChÃ-teau de Chantegrive - Bordeaux Tour by ombiasy WineTours 2016, France

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Picture: Wine-pairing Lunch at the 1-star Michelin Restaurant Claude Darroze, with Marie-Hélène Lévêque, Owner of ChÃ-teau de ChantegriveFollowing the visit of ChÃ-teau de Fargues, Sauternes, and ahead of the visit of ChÃ-teau de Chantegrive, Grave, we had a wine pairing lunch at Restaurant Claude Darroze in Langon. Restaurant Claude Darroze ha...

Schiller Wine 35 days ago

The New Classification of German Wines: The VDP Classification - Annette Schiller Leading a Tasting at the 2016 National Convention of the American Wine Society in Los Angeles, USA

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Picture: The New Classification of German Wines: The VDP Classification - Annette Schiller at the 2016 National Convention of the American Wine Society in Los Angeles, USAAnnette Schiller, President of ombiasy PR and WineTours and member of the American Wine Society, led two German wine tastings at the 2016 Annual Meetings of the American Wine...

Schiller Wine 36 days ago

Lunch at Restaurant La Cabotte in Nuits-As­Saint-George - Bourgogne (and Champagne) Tour 2016 by ombiasy WineTours

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Picture: Light Lunch at La Cabotte in Nuits-As­Saint-GeorgeLa Cabotte is the best restaurant in Nuits-Saint-George and one of the best restaurants in the Bourgogne region.We had a light lunch there following our morning visit of Domaine Faiveley ...Pictures: At Domaine Faiveley in Nuits-Saint-George. See: Tasting at Domaine Faiveley in Nuits St. Ge...

Schiller Wine 37 days ago

The Best German Red Wines - Deutscher Rotweinpreis 2016 (German Red Wine Awards 2016)

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Picture: Tasting at Weingut H.J. Kreuzberg in Dernau, Ahr, with Owners/ Winemakers Ludwig Kreuzberg and Frank Josten The annual German Red Wine Competition (Deutscher Rotweinpreis), organized by the international wine magazine Vinum, exists since 1987. At that time, German red wine accounted for only about 15 percent of German wine production. Toda...

Schiller Wine 40 days ago

Wine-pairing Dinner at Scharffs Schlossweinstube (1 Star Michelin) and Weingut Kassner-Simon, with Chef Martin Scharff and Owner/ Winemaker Willi Simon, Heidelberg, Germany

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Pictures: Annette and Christian Schiller with Chef Martin Scharff, Scharffs Schlossweinstube, and Willi Simon, Weingut Kassner-SimonThis year, Collegium Vini, an association of winelovers in the Frankfurt am Main region, had the final event of 2016, the Holiday Dinner, at Scharffs Schlossweinstube in Heidelberg. Chef Thomas Scharff prepared a wonde...

Schiller Wine 41 days ago

Tasting at Weingut Schloss Lieser in Lieser with Owner/ Winemaker Thomas Haag “ Germany-North Tour by ombiasy WineTours 2016

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Picture: Tasting at Weingut Schloss Lieser in Lieser with Owner/ Winemaker Thomas HaagLieser is a small wine village on the bank of the Mosel river and its landmark is a mighty slate castle, once belonging to the Barons of Schorlemer. In 1904, Clemens Baron of Schorlemer, Secretary of Agriculture in the Prussian government of Emperor William II, bu...

Schiller Wine 42 days ago

Tour and Tasting at ChÃ-teau de Fargues, Sauternes, with Prince Eudes d'Orléans - Bordeaux Tour by ombiasy WineTours 2016, France

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Picture: Tasting with Prince Eudes d'Orléans, Managing Director at ChÃ-teau de FarguesThe story of ChÃ-teau de Fargues in 1306 when a nephew of Pope Clement V, Cardinal Raymond Guilheim de Fargues bought the property and built a fortress with solid walls and rough stones not at all resembling what we imagine of a ChÃ-teau?. For more than 500 year...

Schiller Wine 43 days ago

Hanno and Dorothee Zilliken are Winemaker of the Year (Gault Millau WeinGuide Deutschland 2017)

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Pictures: Christian Schiller and Dorothee Zillike at Frankfurt/Wein in Frankfurt, Germany. See: Dorothee Zilliken, Weingut Forstmeister Geltz-Zilliken Presents her Noble Rieslings at Frankfurt/Wein in Frankfurt, Germany. Annette Schiller and Hanno Zilliken at Weingut Forstmeister Geltz-Zilliken. See: Germany-North Tour 2016 by ombiasy WineTours: Qu...

Schiller Wine 44 days ago

Tasting from Barrel at Domaine JeanAs­-Jacques Confuron in PrémeauxAs­-Prissey, Côte de Nuits, with Owner/ Winemaker Louis Meunier - Burgundy (and Champagne) 2016 Tour by ombiasy WineTours

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Picture: Tasting from Barrel at Domaine JeanAs­-Jacques Confuron in PrémeauxAs­-Prissey Côte de Nuits, with Owner/ Winemaker Louis Meunier The roots of this domaine go back to the year 1926 when Jean Confuron of Vosne married Anne As­Marie Bouchard of Prémeaux “ vines came from both sides of the family and the newly married couple chose to live ...

Schiller Wine 47 days ago

The New Germany: Red, Sparkling and Dry - Tasting at the American Wine Society 2016 National Conference in Los Angeles, USA, led by Annette Schiller

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Picture: The New Germany: Red, Sparkling and Dry - Tasting at the American Wine Society 2016 National Conference in Los Angeles, USAAnnette Schiller, President of ombiasy PR and WineTours and member of the American Wine Society, led two German wine tastings at the 2016 Annual Meetings of the American Wine Society in the Los Angeles area: The Ne...

Schiller Wine 48 days ago

Charcuterie and Fromage at Chez Pascal in Saint Emilion - Bordeaux Tour by ombiasy WineTours 2016, France

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Picture: Charcuterie at Chez Pascal in Saint EmilionFollowing the tasting of the wines of Jean Luc Thunevin, including the famous ChÃ-teau Valandraud and the popular Bad Boy, at the žgarage, where the amazing career of Jean Luc Thunevin began ...Picture: Christian Schiller and Jean Luc Thunevin in Saint Emilion... we went to Chai Pascal for a simpl...

Schiller Wine 49 days ago

Schiller's Favorite Wine Bars in Bordeaux City - An Update

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Picture: Wine Bar/ Wine Store La Ligne Rouge at Porte Cailhau in Bordeaux CiyThis is an update of Schiller's Favorite Wine Bars in Bordeaux City (2015), which I prepared following the Bordeaux Tour by ombiasy WineTours (2015).See here for earlier lists: Schiller's Favorite Wine Bars in Bordeaux City, France (2015)Schiller's Favorite Wine Bars in...

Schiller Wine 50 days ago

Tasting at Domaine Faiveley in Nuits St. Georges - Bourgogne (and Champagne) Tour 2016 by ombiasy WineTours

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Picture: Domaine Faiveley in Nuits St. GeorgesWe visit Domaine Joseph Faiveley in Nuits St. Georges. The visit included a tour and a tasting of 7 wines with Brand Ambassador Mathilde Nicolas.We toured the old cellars of the main building of Domaine Faiveley. This year, unfortunately, we were not able to visit the barrel and tank cellars. I have add...

Schiller Wine 51 days ago

Best German Wines and Winemakers “ Eichelmann WeinGuide Deutschland 2017 Awards, Germany

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Picture: Nik Weis and Annette Schiller. See: Tasting at Weingut St. Urbans-Hof in Leiwen, Mosel, with Nik Weis “ Germany-North Tour by ombiasy WineTours (2015) The Eichelmann WeinGuide Deutschland 2017 “ one of the 4 main wine guides in Germany (along with GaultMillau, Feinschmecker and the relatively new Falstaff) - was released in November 2016.I...

Schiller Wine 54 days ago

Tasting were it all Started: At the "Garage" of Jean-Luc Thunevin, Owner and Winermaker of ChÃ-teau Valandraud, Premier Grand Cru Classé since 2012 - Bordeaux Tour by ombiasy WineTours 2016, France

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Picture: Christian Schiller and Jean Luc Thunevin in Saint EmilionJean Luc Thunevin became a well known figure in the wine world in less than a decade, thanks to its successful garage wine, ChÃ-teau Valandraud. As part of the Bordeaux Tour by ombiasy WineTours 2016, France we went to the place in Saint Emilion, where it all started and had a tasti...

Schiller Wine 55 days ago

Dining and Wining on Boulevard Montparnasse in Paris: La Rotonde, Le Dôme and La Coupole, France “ Pre-Bordeaux Wine Tour 2016 by ombiasy WineTours, France

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Picture: Annette and Christian Schiller at Le Dôme in ParisLed by Annette Schiller, the Bordeaux Tour 2016 by ombiasy WineTours took place from September 6 to 15, 2016. The group comprised 14 wine lovers from the United States and Switzerland, including Annette and Christian Schiller.See: Bordeaux Tour by ombiasy WineTours 2016, FranceLike other ...

Schiller Wine 56 days ago

Tasting at the Legendary Weingut J.J. Prüm with Amei Prüm “ Germany-North Tour by ombiasy WineTours 2016

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Picture: Tasting at the Legendary Weingut J.J. Prüm with Frau Prüm “ Germany-North Tour by ombiasy WineTours 2016We had an extaordinary tasting at Weingut Joh. Jos. Prüm. Weingut Joh. Jos. Prüm is without doubt one of the most exceptional producers of wine in Germany. Although the Prüm family was well established as viticulturists and winemake...

Schiller Wine 58 days ago

Tasting the Wines President Obama was Served: At Weingut Dreissigacker in Bechtheim, Rheinhessen, with Ute Dreissigacker – Germany-South Tour by ombiasy WineTours (2015), Germany

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Picture: Tasting at Weingut Dreissigacker in Bechtheim, Rheinhessen, with Ute Dreissigacker When President Obama and the First Lady where in Berlin in 2013 and sat down with Chancellor Merkel and her husband, Professor Dr. Sauer, for a State Dinner, what wines did they drink? A Mosel? A Rheingau? No, they were served wines of Weingut Dreissigacker ...

Schiller Wine 264 days ago

9. K&M Gutsweine Hausmesse, Frankfurt, Germany – Schiller’s Favorites

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Picture: Owner Johannes Hasselbach, Weingut Gunderloch, with Annette and Christian Schiller at 9. K&M Gutsweine Hausmesse, Frankfurt, GermanyBernd Klingenbrunn’s and Armin Busch's K&M Gutsweine is a leading wine retailer (with 2 shops and an online business) in Frankfurt, Germany, my base, when I am in Europe. Once a year, Bernd and Armin p...

Schiller Wine 265 days ago

Tour and Tasting at ChAsteau Lafon-Rochet with Owner Basile Tesseron – Bordeaux Tour by ombiasy WineTours (2015), France

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Picture: Annette Schiller with Owner Basile Tesseron, Directeur Technique Lucas Leclerq and Vineyard Manager Anaïs Maillet at ChAsteau Lafon-RochetThis ChAsteau features some of the finest vineyards in the world. It is situated in the small appellation Saint-Estèphe and is sandwiched between two prominent neighbors: Cos-d’Estournel on the other si...

Schiller Wine 266 days ago

The Dry and Ultra-premium Dry GG and GG Reserve Rieslings of Weingut Dr. Loosen – Ernie Loosen in Washington DC

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Pictures: Ernst Loosen and his Ultra-premium Dry GG and GG Reserve Wines Ernst Loosen, one of Germany’s most iconic winemakers, was in town (Washington DC, USA) for a series of events, including a seminar with sommeliers, bloggers and journalists at Cork Market on 14th Street and a winemaker dinner at Chef Bryan Voltaggio’s Range Restaurant. Before...

Schiller Wine 267 days ago

Therry Theise’s Best German Wines and Winemakers – Vintage 2015

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Picture: Annette Schiller, ombiasy WineTours, and Valerie Masten, National Sales Director for Terry Theise, in New YorkTerry Theise is one of the leading experts of German Wine in the US. Among the vast number of his followers, he has gained something like a cult status. He publishes a thick catalogue once a year with extensive comments. In addi...

Schiller Wine 271 days ago

Lunch at Restaurant Le Peyrat in Saint-Estèphe with the Grape Pickers of ChAsteau Sociando Mallet – Bordeaux Tour by ombiasy WineTours (2015), France

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Picture: A RegularThis unassuming, very traditional French restaurant is always packed for lunch. Last time we bumped into the head winemaker of Sociando-Mallet. This year we were joined by the grape pickers of Sociando-Mallet.Pictures: Restaurant Le Peyrat in Saint-EstèpheGimenez Jean Bernard (Le Gérant): Déjà réputé pour ses Anguilles que les gen...

Schiller Wine 272 days ago

Tour and Tasting at Weingut Markus Schneider in Ellerstadt, Pfalz, with Markus Schneider - Germany-South Tour by ombiasy WineTours (2015), Germany

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Picture: Tasting with Markus Schneider at Weingut Markus Schneider in Ellerstadt, PfalzWhen President Obama and the First Lady where in Berlin in 2013 and sat down with Chancellor Merkel and her husband, Professor Dr. Sauer, for a State Dinner, what wines did they drink? A Mosel? A Rheingau? No, they were served wines of Weingut Dreissigacker in Rh...

Schiller Wine 273 days ago

How a Barrel is Made: Visit of the Cooperage Berger & Fils in Vertheuil – Bordeaux Tour by ombiasy WineTours (2015), France

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Picture: At Cooperage Berger & Fils in VertheuilOne very special visit during Bordeaux by ombiasy WineTours (2015), was the one at Cooperage Berger et Fils. Until very recently and for a long time, the company was a family-company, run and owned by Rene Berger and his wife Valérie Berger. On the last tour, Valérie was our charming guide. Cooper...

Schiller Wine 274 days ago

Luxembourg: A Small Country with Great Mosel Wines so Different from their German Counterparts

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Picture: Ambassador Jean-Louis Wolzfeld and German Wine Society (Washington DC Chapter) President Carl WillnerThe German Wine Society (Washington DC Chapter) returned to the Embassy of Luxembourg for a tasting with Ambassador Jean-Louis Wolzfeld. See here: The Wines of Luxembourg – A Small Country Which Produces Great Wines Pictures: The Embassy o...

Schiller Wine 275 days ago

Wine Pairing Dinner at Restaurant fumi at Weingut Josef Biffar in Deidesheim with Owner/ Winemaker Fumiko Tokuoka: Japan Meets Pfalz – Germany-South Tour by ombiasy WineTours (2015), Germany

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Picture: Wine Pairing Dinner at Restaurant fumi at Weingut Josef Biffar in Deidesheim with Owner/ Winemaker Fumiko Tokuoka: Japan Meets PfalzWe had a lovely wine pairing dinner at fumi, the Japanese restaurant of Weingut Josef Biffar in Deidesheim, Pfalz. Owner/ Winemaker Fumiko Tokuoka joint us for the dinner.The wine pairing dinner was the second...

Schiller Wine 278 days ago

Phil Bernstein of MacArthur Beverages: The Doctor was Back in the House - A Rare In-Store Visit from Dr. Loosen, USA

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Pictures: Phil Bernstein and Ernst LoosenErnst Loosen, one of Germany’s most iconic winemakers, was in town (Washington DC, USA) for a series of events, including a seminar with sommeliers, bloggers and journalists at Cork Market on 14th Street (where Ernie poured his dry wines only, including 4 Grosses Gewächs wines. See: A New Dr. Loosen Project ...

Schiller Wine 279 days ago

Book Review: Simply Burgundy – “A Practical Guide to Understanding the Wines of Burgundy” by Mark E. Ricardo

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Picture: Simply Burgundy – “A Practical Guide to Understanding the Wines of Burgundy” by Mark E. RicardoBurgundy is the most terroir-oriented region in France if not in the whole world. The focus is on the area of origin, as opposed to Bordeaux, where classifications are producer-driven and awarded to individual chateaux. A specific vineyard (clima...

Schiller Wine 280 days ago

Tour and Wine Pairing Lunch at Weingut Eva Vollmer in Mainz-Ebersheim, Rheinhessen - Germany-South Tour by ombiasy WineTours (2015)

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Picture: Lunch at Weingut Vollmer: Eva Vollmer, Christian Schiller and Annette Schiller Eva Vollmer was our host and joined us for the lunch.Picture: Arriving at Weingut Eva VollmerWeingut Eva VollmerEva Vollmer was the 2010 Gault Millau Germany Wine Guide Discovery of the Year. She owns and operates - jointly with her husband Robert Wagner - a new...

Schiller Wine 281 days ago

Achim von Oetinger, Weingut von Oetinger, Rheingau, Germany: Welcome to the USA and See You Soon in Germany

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Picture: Annette and Christian Schiller at Arrowine in Arlington, Virginia, with the Wines of Achim von Oetinger, Weingut von OetingerAchim von Oetinger is an old buddy of Annette and me. Based in Erbach in the Rheingau, which is 45 minutes away from Frankfurt by car, we see him regularly at events when we are in Germany. I have asked him several t...

Schiller Wine 282 days ago

Fourth Annual Virginia Wine Summit in Middleburg, USA

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Picture: The Art of Whites, Grand Tasting - Panelists Andy Myers, Master Sommelier, DC: Wine Director; José Andrés ThinkFoodGroup; Helen Johannesen, CA: Director of Operations & Wine Director of Animal/ Son of a Gun; Anthony Giglio, NY: Author, Speaker, Wine Director, The Centurion Lounges by American Express; Jon Bonné, NY: Author and Senio...

Schiller Wine 285 days ago

Schiller’s Favorite Wine Bars in Austin, Texas, USA

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Picture: Austin Capitol at Night Lonely Planet: You'll see it on bumper stickers throughout the city: 'Keep Austin Weird.' And while old-timers grumble that Austin has lost its funky charm, the city has mostly managed to hang on to its laid-back vibe. Though this former college town with a hippie soul has seen an influx of tech types and movie star...

Schiller Wine 286 days ago

Tour and Tasting at Weingut Josef Biffar, in Deidesheim, with Owner/ Winemaker Fumiko Tokuoka – Germany-South Tour by ombiasy WineTours (2015)

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Picture: Tour and Tasting at Weingut Josef Biffar, in Deidesheim, with Owner/ Winemaker Fumiko Tokuoka Weingut Josef Biffar in Deidesheim, Pfalz, run by the single mother Fumiko Tokuoka from Japan, has a number of roots. First and foremost the owners, the Tokuoka family, entrepreneurs from Japan. Second, Weingut Reichsrat von Buhl, also in Deideshe...

Schiller Wine 287 days ago

Winemaker Dinner with Nicolas Rossignol, Domaine Rossignol in the Bourgogne, at La Bergerie in Alexandria, Virginia

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Picture: Nicolas Rossignol, Owner and Winemaker at Domaine Rossignol in the Bourgogne and Christian SchillerNicolas Rossignol, Owner and Winemaker at Domaine Rossignol in the Bourgogne, was in town (Washington DC) and I had the pleasure to wine and dine with him at la Bergerie in Alexandria, a leading French restaurant in the Washington DC area. Th...

Schiller Wine 289 days ago
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