German ice wine harvest destroyed by warm winter.

In the summer I visited Germany and travelled widely. I tried a number of excellent sweet wines and am saddened to learn that Germany’s harvest of Eiswein – produced from grapes that have frozen whilst still on the vine – has failed this year because the winter has been so warm. None of Germany’s 13…

Pinot Blanc Sainsbury’s Taste The Difference

German wine is sadly overlooked; perhaps the memories of floral hock & liebfraumilch are too much for most. I like Riesling and Austrian wines and gave this a go. I wasn’t as bad as I feared, or as good as I hoped. Faint praise… Tasting notes: Pale straw colour. Dry. Pleasant. That is all. Wine…