Ernst Loosen’s Special Ceviche

This is a food pairing meant for dry Riesling, such as the Dr. L Dry, but also for the Dr. Loosen Red Slate Dry or any of the Dr. Loosen GG (dry, grand cru) Rieslings. Erni discovered how great this pairing … continued

Recap and Photos of Ernst Loosen at Riesling Downunder

    We think pretty much everyone who attends Riesling Downunder agrees with Erni Loosen that it’s one of the world’s best – and most fun – Riesling events. Downunder 2018 in early February was no exception and Erni was there … continued

Ernst Loosen at Riesling Downunder

Riesling Downunder, one of the world’s top Riesling events, will kick off this weekend, running from February 4-7. If you’re in Melbourne or Sydney, it’s a great way to spend some quality time with Dr. Loosen winemaker and worldwide Riesling … continued

TEXSOM Awards Revealed

Great news! We’re delighted to share that our wines have won several medals at TEXSOM International Wine Awards, one of the largest and most recognized wine competitions in the United States. Here they are: GOLD Dr. Loosen Blue Slate Riesling Kabinett, Mosel 2015 … continued

Accolades for Dr. Loosen and J. Christopher Wines

Here’s some good news! We’re honored to share the following accolades from Wine Enthusiast and Wine Spectator: Dr. Loosen Riesling Chosen for Wine Enthusiast Top 100 Cellar Selections Our Dr. Loosen 2014 Wehlener Sonnenuhr Spätlese Riesling is #49 on the … continued

New 2015 Vintage GGs Are Released!

Coming soon to you… our new 2015 vintage of GG (Grosses Gewächs = “grand cru”) dry Rieslings! Starting with the 2008 vintage, Ernst Loosen has embarked on a quest to revive the dry Riesling style of his grandfather. All of … continued

Three Takeaways from Riesling Rendezvous

What a busy year we’re having! With a successful harvest and the exciting release of our new 2015 vintage GG (dry “grand cru”) Rieslings now in our rearview mirror, we’d like to pause for a moment and think back to … continued

Video: Riesling Rendezvous 2016

We hope you’ll enjoy this short video, which is packed with surprising revelations about Riesling. Be sure to stay tuned at the end for an invitation to attend the Riesling Rendezvous Grand Tasting on July 17 at Chateau Ste. Michelle in … continued

Germany’s 2015 Vintage: Close to Perfect…

Harvest Reflections from Ernst Loosen, owner of Dr. Loosen and Villa Wolf Bernkastel/Mosel, Germany – After very challenging vintages in 2013 and 2014, this was a much more pleasant year… balm for the winemaker’s soul! Under close to perfect conditions, we … continued