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The Other Mosel and Saar Map

by Lars Carlberg

As director for viticulture in the Rhine Province, Friedrich Wilhelm Koch (no relation to Karl Heinrich Koch) wrote a book Read more…

The Rebirth of a Riesling Legend

by Roman Niewodniczanski

Editor’s note: The photograph on the right is the once famous Geisberg, which, along with Scharzhofberg and Bockstein (all three Read more…

Eitelsbacher Karthäuserhofberg

by Lars Carlberg

After taking over the renowned Karthäuserhof estate from his father in 1986, the former owner Christoph Tyrell, a trained lawyer, Read more…

Maximin Grünhäuser Herrenberg

by Lars Carlberg

Maximin Grünhäuser Herrenberg is one of three official vineyard sites owned by the von Schubert family. The other two are Read more…

At the Foot of Maximin Grünhäuser Abtsberg

by Lars Carlberg

On Sunday, before noon, I took this photo with my iPhone at the foot of Maximin Grünhäuser Abtsberg. The von Read more…

Der Winzer: Viticulture on the Saar and Mosel

by Lars Carlberg

Roman Niewodniczanski of Van Volxem pointed out an article in the now defunct Trier wine weekly Der Winzer, issue 3, Read more…

Stein’s Himmelreich

by Lars Carlberg

In the winter of 2009, Ulli Stein purchased and leased an additional 0.25 hectares in St. Aldegunder Himmelreich, and thus Read more…

The Scharzhofberg in Luxembourg?

by Lars Carlberg

At Antiquariat Peter Fritzen in Trier, I came across a 1777 map from Comte de Ferraris that shows an enclave of Read more…

Clotten’s 1868 Viticultural Map of the Saar and Mosel (Second Edition)

by Lars Carlberg

On August 26, the wine critic David Schildknecht and I visited Van Volxem to taste Roman Niewodniczanski’s 2013s. As we entered Read more…

Im untersten Berg

by Lars Carlberg

On the cadastral map of Ayl, I’ve copied a small section showing the original Ayler Kupp, which includes the old Read more…

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