If you’ve ever been handed a business card by Jay Somers of J. Christopher Wines (our joint venture in Newberg, Oregon), you know that he has two occupations: winemaker and lead guitarist. This month Jay’s twin passions landed him a … continued
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
Dr. Loosen Winemaker Erni Loosen and Sales Manager Desiree Schroeder put a Mosel spin on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gRuVL2EYkPg&feature=youtu.be
Don’t worry, there’s still plenty of Summer of Riesling left! But while you’re making Riesling memories of your own, we thought you’d enjoy these mid-season pics from various events. Cheers!
In June, Erni Loosen and his merry band of winemakers did a tour of Boston, Chicago and New York to help kick off Summer of Riesling and celebrate the publication of Riesling expert Stuart Pigott’s new book: “Best White Wine … continued
Dear Wine-Serving Establishments… Please note this special appeal from Paul Grieco, Riesling Overlord and founder of Summer of Riesling. We hope you’ll participate. Summer of Riesling is now a worldwide event, so you’ll be in good company. Dear Riesling lovers…We … continued
If you’ve been wanting to meet Dr. Loosen winemaker Ernst Loosen (aka “The Madman of the Mosel”), here’s your chance! Erni and Loosen Bros. USA National Director Brian (aka “The Harlanator”) Harlan will be pouring our Dr. Loosen 2012 Erdener Treppchen … continued
In April, Erni Loosen joined up with fellow winemakers Etienne Hugel (Hugel et Fils, Alsace) and Peter Barry (Jim Barry Wines, Australia) for a tour of Asian cities. Here’s a photo essay of their adventures. Enjoy!
Will you be joining us at the Wine Spectator Grand Tour in New York City? April 29 7-10 pm New York Marriott Marquis 1535 Broadway Loosen Bros. Eastern Region Sales Manager Ian Dick will be on hand to pour our … continued
Old World or New World? You be the judge at this special tasting hosted by Artisan Wine Depot in Mountain View, CA. The tasting will compare Burgundy producer Maison Roche de Bellene with Oregon producer J. Christopher Wines. High-End Oregon vs. … continued