2019 Hofgut Falkenstein: true delight

It might look a bit decrepit and moldy, it may be small and dimly lit, but knowing what pristine treasures lie within those barrels, we'll contend that the image above depicts one of the world's greatest cellars; it is where the Weber family, of Hofgut Falkenstein, ferments and ages all of their delicious wine. While a busy world pre-pays (read: overpays) for a lake of 2019 Bordeaux, wines that will not be delivered for years, you can enjoy the Webers' incredible 2019 vintage

Saar Succulence: 2018 Hofgut Falkenstein

In general, one ought to think of the Mosel as a cool-climate wine region. However, the most famous vineyards of the most famous section of the Mosel are intense sun traps, and they have the potential to ripen grapes perfect for rich golden elixirs, sometimes of extraordinary sweetness. Some time ago, the Saar got lumped into the Mosel region, but the great vineyards here are so different from those of the reknowned mittel Mosel; putting it simply, they are much cooler and wi