Learn About Jakoby-Mathy
In the big loop of the Moselle between Traben-Trarbach and Bernkastel, you find the wine-village Kinheim, an officially recognized village for resting. The vinyards here are steep and the village snuggles up to them. The apparent narrowness offers plenty of romantic corners, worth seeing half-timbered houses and old wine courts. This is where Jakoby-Mathy is found.
Learn About Mosel-Saar-Ruwer
(moe-ZELL saahr -RUE-wehr)
The Mosel river winds its way through this wine region, passing by some of the steepest, most northerly vineyards of the world. The wines from the Mosel have a most distinctive soil based on slate. The slate-rich soils covering the region are what imparts the amazing, well-loved slate-y, mineraly flavors and aromas to the delicate Mosel wines. To keep...
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Learn About Riesling
The Riesling grape is happiest in a cooler climate, one that fosters its slow
and steady ripening. Often assumed to be the producer of only sweet wines, Riesling
is a fascinating grape of many faces. From bone dry to lusciously sweet, this
variety is delicious at any sugar level with its intense aromas and steely acidity.
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