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News & Features  :  Tasting Highlights

14 Fresh German Rieslings

New reviews of well-priced 2013 German Riesling kabinette

Posted: January 16, 2015  By Kim Marcus

Nov. 15, 2014 Issue  :  People

Gunderloch's New Captain

Johannes Hasselbach has found a passion for wine at the helm of his family's German estate

Posted: November 15, 2014  By Mitch Frank

April 30, 2014 Issue  :  Alphabetical Listing

Germany Riesling Alphabetical Listing

Posted: April 30, 2014  

April 30, 2014 Issue  :  Tasting Reports

The Best of Both Worlds

Despite a tricky 2012 vintage in Germany, both sweet and dry styles excel

Posted: April 30, 2014  By Kim Marcus

March 31, 2014 Issue  :  Savvy Shopper

Bordeaux Values, German Riesling, California Reds

Posted: March 31, 2014  By Bruce Sanderson

Blogs  :  Mixed Case: Opinion and Advice

The Riddle of Riesling

Some wines can't be easily explained; just taste them and embrace their complexity

Posted: March 20, 2014  By Mitch Frank

If you're looking to simplify Riesling, to make it easy to understand, don't look to me. I visited Germany for the first time last month, and I hoped that a week in the Mosel, the Rheingau and the Rheinhessen—time spent strolling some of Riesling's most storied vineyards—would finally bring me clarity. Afterward, if someone asked me, "I want to try a great Riesling. Where should I start?" I could confidently reply with a list of wines that would teach them why Riesling is so special.

After a week in Germany, what I can say is that Riesling is a delicious and bewilderingly complex variety. And that's OK. That's what makes it an iconic grape.

News & Features  :  News

Documents Question Safety of Proposed Bridge in Germany's Mosel Valley

The roadway, which some winemakers oppose, could prove unstable; ministers reject claims

Posted: January 2, 2014  By Ted Shoemaker

News & Features  :  News

German Ice Wine Rules Tightened

A leading wine area requires growers to declare how much fruit they’ll pick before it freezes on the vine

Posted: December 6, 2013  By Ted Shoemaker

Nov. 30, 2013 Issue  :  Savvy Shopper

Rhône Reds, Washington Syrahs and German Riesling

Posted: November 30, 2013  By Bruce Sanderson

News & Features  :  News

2013 Vintage Report: Europe

Leading regions report a wet winter and a long, sunny summer. But some areas grappled with harvest rains

Posted: November 26, 2013  By Kim Marcus, Mitch Frank

News & Features  :  News & Features

Germany's Rare Rieslings

Four dessert wines show the country's sweet spot

Posted: October 29, 2013  By Alison Napjus

News & Features  :  Tasting Highlights

14 Refreshing German Rieslings

New reviews of fresh and affordable whites from Germany’s Mosel river valley

Posted: October 4, 2013  By Kim Marcus

May 31, 2013 Issue  :  Alphabetical Listing

Germany Alphabetical Listing

Posted: May 31, 2013  

May 31, 2013 Issue  :  Tasting Reports

A Golden Age for German Rieslings

2011 proves another winner, with wines showing fruit and flesh

Posted: May 31, 2013  By Kim Marcus

News & Features  :  Tasting Highlights

14 German Riesling Values

New reviews of affordable whites with pure and refreshing flavors

Posted: February 15, 2013  By Kim Marcus

News & Features  :  Tasting Highlights

15 Elegant German Rieslings

New reviews of classic and outstanding Riesling spätlesen from Germany's Mosel and Nahe regions

Posted: December 28, 2012  By Kim Marcus

Learn Wine  :  Ask Dr. Vinny

What's with all the "Dr." titles in German wine producers' names?

Posted: November 26, 2012  

News & Features  :  News

2012 Vintage Report: Europe

From the Iberian Peninsula to Germany, winegrowers faced low quantities of grapes and a lot of work in the vineyards

Posted: November 20, 2012  

News & Features  :  News

Construction of Controversial Mosel Bridge Continues

Riesling vineyards could be impacted as workers build foundations for first pier

Posted: November 13, 2012  By Victoria Daskal

News & Features  :  Tasting Highlights

12 Luscious German Rieslings

New reviews of attractively priced sweet, rich Rieslings from Germany's Mosel region

Posted: October 19, 2012  By Kim Marcus

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