This week, 31 days of German Riesling reaches its final furlong and UK temperatures soar ahead of the weekend! As a grape known for its refreshing citrus and stone fruit flavours, accompanied by racy acidity, restaurants, retailers and bars are all hailing Riesling as the ultimate companion for sunshine.
For the talkative:
Chat away about Riesling with Yapp Brothers shop manager Grant, as he takes you through tour of German wine, with Riesling leading the charge on Thursday 25th July at their store in Mere, Wiltshire. Email email@example.com to book – places are limited, so booking in advance is essential!
For the indecisive:
Can’t decide on which Riesling to have? Try them all at Amathus Soho who are hosting a fantastic masterclass on 31st July to highlight 6 different styles. From a crisp and dry trocken to a honeyed, full bodied beerenauslese – you’ll be spoilt for choice! Buy tickets here.
For the inquisitive:
Ever wanted to learn how a Riesling gets from grape to glass? Winemaker Andreas, of the Von Winning vineyard is hosting a classic Humble Grape session of Tapas and Tasting on 31st July to end the celebration of 31 days with a bang! Sip your way through Andreas’ personal selection of his favourite wines, he’ll be on hand to help explain what he loves about each wine and to give you a chance to learn first-hand how they’re all made. Buy tickets here.