Villa Wolf Recipe: Erni’s Forelle Blau (Blue Trout)

Hello, my friends. Erni Loosen here. When Wine Enthusiast Magazine contacted us to say that our 2012 Villa Wolf Pinot Gris had been chosen as #59 on their Top 100 Best Buys of 2014 list, my first thought was, Woohoo! What a … continued

Latvia Loves Riesling!

In September, our export director, Matt Giedraitis, held a wonderful tasting and presentation at the Radisson Blu Elizabete in Latvia. “I would like to thank everyone in Latvia who helped put together my presentation as well as those that attended,” he says. … continued

Mosel and Pfalz Harvests are Looking Good

Here we are again in harvest time! In Germany’s Mosel Valley, where the grapes for Dr. Loosen wines are grown, early bud break and a warm spring had us dreaming of a perfect harvest, but summer was really rainy and we … continued

Oregon Harvest is Coming at J. Christopher

Looks like harvest is shaping up nicely at J. Christopher, our joint venture with Winemaker Jay Somers in Newberg, Oregon. Enjoy these pics from the vineyards.

News Release: J. Christopher 2012 Vintage: A Dry Heat

A hot, dry finish to the 2012 growing season yielded rich, fruit-forward wines. (Newberg, OREGON – September 4, 2014) The 2012 growing season for J. Christopher Wines in Oregon’s Willamette Valley started off in a very promising way: normal flowering, … continued