"When you have long contact with the seeds, it keeps the wine fresh—like guacamole."Read More
"Grapes don't have a nationality."—German proverb, 2019.Read More
Last year when I went to Toronto, I did a much better job of writing while on the road. Daily or near-daily dispatches were a much easier way to stay on top of recapping where I went, what I ate, what I drank, etc. I should have done this in Germany, but sadly, I was just tired and didn’t.
That said, here’s a fun tidbit about the German wine and tourism industries: There really is a program for women in the winemaking industry in Germany, with each region selecting a "princess" or "queen" who serves as the brand ambassadors for the German wine industry within the country and internationally.Read More