Caspari-Kappel, Riesling trocken “Urschiefer” 2016

House: Caspari-Kappel Name: Riesling trocken "Urschiefer" Origin: Mosel, Germany Vintage: 2016 Price: 86 DKK/11,60 EUR/14,20 USD on winefamly.dk (market price: 150 DKK/20,10 EUR/24,80 USD)   Wine making in Germany Landscape of German wine making has changed a lot in last 30-40 years. Back in the day, Germans prided themselves on the great combination of efficiency and [...]

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Johann Topf, Chardonnay Hasel 2015

House: Johann Topf Name: Chardonnay Hasel Origin: Kamptal, Austria Vintage: 2015 Price: 144 DKK/19,30 EUR/23,80 USD on winefamly.dk (market price: 269 DKK/36,10 EUR/44,50 USD)   Eiswein - Ice wine Today I will be looking at the specialties that Austrian wine industry has to offer. First of them is Eiswein. Simply put, eiswein is a wine [...]

Johann Topf, Riesling Heiligenstein 2015

House: Johann Topf Name: Riesling Heiligenstein Origin: Kamptal, Austria Vintage: 2015 Price: 155 DKK/20,80 EUR/25,80 USD on winefamly.dk (market price: 289 DKK/38,80 EUR/48,20 USD)   Austria as a wine country Austria is one of the rising stars on the European (and world) wine scene. Even though the wine-making tradition in Austria is very long, it [...]