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Christophe Lindenlaub – Dorlisheim

Christophe LINDENLAUB – Dorlisheim. The Location - Christophe Lindenlaub makes his wine in Dorlisheim, a large village on the Alsace wine route, 20kms to the west and a touch south of Strasbourg. It is definitely not one of these picture postcard Alsace “villages” and is partially joined to [...]

Christophe Lindenlaub – Dorlisheim2019-01-02T21:54:08+00:00

Jean-Marc DREYER

Jean-Marc DREYER - Rosheim We were in and out of Jean-Marc’s winery and vineyards during the 2018 harvest. It was energising to experience the buzz around the grapes coming in, somewhat fast and also in bigger quantities than the last few years. The winery, a hive of activity [...]

Jean-Marc DREYER2019-01-02T06:11:28+00:00

Catherine RISS

Catherine RISS The first time we ran into Catherine Riss was on a tasting visit to Lucas Rieffel’s winery in Mittelbergheim. She provided that extra bit of pressure to help keep us focused, as we worked through a line-up of 15 wines.  That was back in July 2015, [...]

Catherine RISS2018-12-30T23:07:40+00:00

André KLEINKNECHT

André KLEINKNECHT The Location Here we go, back to downtown Mittelbergheim and knocking on another door. It’s really more of an uptown place, with four roads crossing high up at the village centre.  It is the definition of a wine village, with 20 winemaking families in a population of 650. Nine of these domaines are working their [...]

André KLEINKNECHT2018-11-24T02:24:25+00:00

Lucas RIEFFEL

Lucas Rieffel The Location Lucas Rieffel’s winery is in the village of Mittelbergheim. A place that feels like it’s close to somewhere else, like Heaven’s Door. Somewhere special, where something special is happening. That something is a group of winemakers that has developed a [...]

Lucas RIEFFEL2019-03-04T03:13:25+00:00

André OSTERTAG

André OSTERTAG André Ostertag amongst the Rieslings of the Grand Cru Muenchberg. The Location: André Ostertag’s winery is a complex of buildings on the edge of the town of Epfig, which lies midway between Strasbourg and Colmar, about 35 kilometres from each. Epfig is 5 km east [...]

André OSTERTAG2019-03-04T03:15:28+00:00

Laurent BARTH

Laurent Barth  The Location Laurent Barth’s winery, in the small town of Bennwihr, lies 7 km north of Colmar. The surrounding Grand Cru vineyards are part of a cluster of ten. The only real cluster in Alsace, as the 51 Grand Cru vineyards mostly cling to [...]

Laurent BARTH2018-09-13T10:46:42+00:00