2012 in Pix

The cellar at C. von Schubert
The cellar at C. von Schubert

Happy New Year, everyone! Thought you might enjoy these wonderful memories we have of 2012. Cheers!

 

 

 

 

 

Ernie & wine expert Jancis Robinson at the Frankland Estate International Riesling Tasting in Sydney
Ernie & wine expert Jancis Robinson at the Frankland Estate International Riesling Tasting in Sydney

 

The first-ever harvest from Appassionata vineyard at J. Christopher Winery.
The first-ever harvest from Appassionata vineyard at J. Christopher Winery.

 

Jay and Ronda at J. Christopher Winery
Jay and Ronda at J. Christopher Winery

 

Ernie and Chateau Ste. Michelle winemaker Bob Bertheau blending Eroica Riesling.
Ernie and Chateau Ste. Michelle winemaker Bob Bertheau blending Eroica Riesling.
Ernie at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Hong Kong.

 

Robert Weil Export Manager Thomas Chaffin giving a tour of the Weil winery.  (With Brandon Tebbe on left.)
Robert Weil Export Manager Thomas Chaffin giving a tour of the Weil winery. (With Brandon Tebbe on left.)
At Blackberry Farm, Ernie in a rare moment of relaxation.

 

At Blackberry Farm, Ernie & Sommelier Andy Chabot
At Blackberry Farm, Ernie & Sommelier Andy Chabot

 

 

Brian Harlan with John Serrano, King of On-premise Accounts for Domaines & Estates of Texas
Brian Harlan with John Serrano, King of On-premise Accounts for Domaines & Estates of Texas

Launch party for Sheraton Hotels Social Hour in New York. (L to R) Ian Dick, Maureen Kennedy of Chateau Ste. Michelle, actor & "Pursued by Bear" winemaker Kyle MacLachlan and Ernie.Launch party for Sheraton Hotels Social Hour in New York. (L to R) Ian Dick, Maureen Kennedy of Chateau Ste. Michelle, actor & “Pursued by Bear” winemaker Kyle MacLachlan and Ernie.

 

At Blackberry Farm, Chef Alan Wong, Ernie & Executive Chef Joseph Lenn
At Blackberry Farm, Chef Alan Wong, Ernie & Executive Chef Joseph Lenn
Left to right, Brandone Tebbe, Mark Longsworth, and Sylvain
Left to right, Brandone Tebbe, Mark Longsworth, and Sylvain
Left to right: Mark Longsworth, Brandon Tebbe, Sarah Noble, Nicolas Potel
Left to right: Mark Longsworth, Brandon Tebbe, Sarah Noble, Nicolas Potel

 

 

 

Erni with Amber Cantella of Epernay Wines in Nantucket, MA
Erni with Amber Cantella of Epernay Wines in Nantucket, MA
Carl von Schubert & Riesling Overlord Paul Grieco at Hearth Restaurant
Carl von Schubert & Summer of Riesling Overlord Paul Grieco at Hearth Restaurant