"I, Winehog, take thee, Riedel/Zalto, to be my wedded stemware, to have and to hold, from this day forward, for better, for worse, for richer, for poorer, in sickness and in health, to love and to cherish, till death do us part, according to God's … [Read more...] about The Riedel and Zalto partnership – August 2019
I do like rosé. There - I said it loudly and openly! This predilection poses some interesting questions about how best to enjoy a good glass of rosé - without being overly technical. Or should I say, without being overtly technical! As a wine … [Read more...] about Rosé: Stemware helps your Provence rosé to unfold
I have followed Domaine Grivot over the last 10 to 15 years and been very impressed by the progress since 2007. The quality has improved significantly every year, and the style has changed to a more refined and terroir driven expression of … [Read more...] about Visit Domaine Grivot – initial impressions of the 2015s
Testing and evaluating stemware is a complex process, as the wine often changes over time after the initial sip .. it changes in the glass and also in the bottle. I reality you might think that one glass is best initially, but as the wine develops in … [Read more...] about Stemware Clash .. Round 2 .. Riedel x 2, Zalto and Lehmann
As many know I normally use Zalto Burgundy stemware for young wines, and my old trusted Riedel Vinum for old and mature Burgundies. I have however decided to test some additional stemware to ensure I have the optimal tools when I taste my … [Read more...] about Clash of the Titans: Riedel vs Zalto vs Riedel
I have followed the Zalto stemware over quite some time now, but never got around to making a more formal test of these lightweight beauties. I was therefore quite exited when the danish importer of Zalto, Ved Stranden 10 gave me the opportunity to … [Read more...] about Riedel vs Zalto – Stemware battle … and the winner is ..
Third round of the Burgundy stemware battle between Riedel Vinum, Pinot Noir and the challenger Zalto Burgundy 24/1/2014 - 21:15 CET - Flower Day Wine: Domaine du Comte Liger-Belair, Vosne-Romanee La Colombiere 2011 … [Read more...] about Riedel vs Zalto – Burgundy stemware battle – round 3
Second round of the Burgundy stemware battle between Riedel Vinum, Pinot Noir and the challenger Zalto Burgundy 25/1/2014 - 20:30 CET - Flower Day Wine: Domaine Camus, Mazoyeres Chambertin 1978 … [Read more...] about Riedel vs Zalto – Burgundy stemware battle round 2 – Old Burgs