Pop! Clink! Sparkle! Sparkling wine has a long, rich tradition in Germany, where it has been called “Sekt” since the late 1800s. Germans are the biggest consumers of sparkling wine in the world, and most of the Sekt they produce … continued
Just some fun photos of a recent spontaneous gathering of friends and colleagues at the new J. Christopher Winery. For more photos, please visit our Facebook page.
Invoke the hoo! We have a new friend in our Friends of Ernie Portfolio! Loosen Bros. USA, our U.S. import company, has finalized an agreement with Burgundy winemaker Nicolas Potel to become the sole U.S. importer for the wines of … continued
Let us introduce you to a delightful wine: J. Christopher 2009 “Nuages” Pinot Noir. Named in tribute to Django Rheinhart’s “Nuages,” one of winemaker Jay Somer’s favorite gypsy jazz tunes, the 2009 Nuages Pinot Noir was selected from the Adams … continued
Construction on the new J. Christopher Winery in Newberg, Oregon, (a joint venture between Ernie Loosen and Jay Somers) is proceeding with many of the buildings on schedule for completion by this year’s harvest. Here are the latest pics of … continued
More of Summer of Riesling! Join us at Palisade Restaurant in Elliott Bay Marina, Seattle for a very special winemaker dinner, featuring…you guessed it…Riesling! Chateau Ste. Michelle Winemaker Bob Bertheau and Winemaker Ernie Loosen will pair up with Palisade Restaurant’s … continued