Friends of Ernie Tour Pix March 17, 2010 A few random pix from our recent “Friends of Ernie” tour, featuring winemakers from our new “Friends of Ernie” portfolio. King Ernie in San Francisco: (left to right) Jay Somers, Daniel Gantenbein and Jochen Becker-Köhn putting Ernie on a pedestal in Union Square Wilhelm Weil (left) and Wine Spectator's Bruce Sanderson (right) at the New York tasting. Loosen Bros. USA Producers in San Francisco. Front: Martha Gantenbein, Sandra Knoll. Back: Jay Somers, Daniel Gantenbein, Ernie Loosen, Jochen Becker-Köhn (sales director for Robert Weil), Wilhelm Weil, Thomas Chaffin (export manager for Weil).