Tag: Riesling

two glasses of wine side by side, one red and one white

Old Grapes, Lovely Wines: Muller-Thurgau and Tempranillo

All right, I need a break from writing about beer… so I’ll move over to something I honestly enjoy – wine.  Muller-Thurgau is a lovely German white flavored with elderflowers.  [..]

two glasses of wine side by side, one red and one white

Riesling – an historical grape

DNA studies by Ferdinand Regner indicates that one parent of the modern Riesling vine is Gouais Blanc, known in Germany as Weißer Heunisch , brought to Burgundy from Croatia by [..]

a long line of large oak beer barrels on their side, three deep