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Barrels and Bottles Blog — riesling

31 Days of German Riesling – starts Monday 1st July with 25% discount

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The annual 31 Days of German Riesling starts Monday with wines from Freiherr von Schleinitz, Mosel taking centre stage all next week. Their entire range of Riesling wine from QbA to Auslese is available for tasting with a massive 25% discount off ALL German Riesling wines throughout July. Quick facts about German Riesling: 1. With […]

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Neumagener Rosengartchen Riesling Auslese

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We have recently taken in a parcel of beautifully mature Auslese from the Mosel Valley with stunning bottle age. Neumagener   Rosengartchen  Riesling Auslese from the einzellage vinified by Weingut Heinz Schmitt from the stunning 2000 vintage shows mature bottle aging with balanced yet prominent acidity. Delicate fruit layered with minerals on the palate giving a […]

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31 Days of German Riesling

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Watch out for our 31 days of Riesling German Riesling event from 1st July to 31st July 2012. Our German expert Matt Thompson will be available in-store to showcase these fantastic food friendly wines. If we have enough requests he will even wear his lederhosen – yes – he does in fact own a pair! […]

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Matt Thompson visits the Riesling producers of Germany

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I was recently lucky enough to be invited on a wine trip to Germany courtesy of “wines of Germany“  an organization set up to promote German wines around the world. Traveling on a Sunday, first from Manchester to Heathrow then on to Frankfurt I was full of anticipation. I arrived in Frankfurt with a group […]

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Matt gets ready for his trip to Germany

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Retail sales manager Matt Thompson fought off stiff competition to win a trip to Germany. German Riesling week saw wine merchants in the UK focus attention on all things German Riesling. Backed with a national campaign Matt redesigned the shop to ensure maximum impact. Says Matt : “As part of the Wine Schoppen Group we […]

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