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Join Us for Ernst Loosen & Friends GG Riesling Tour 2017

We are delighted to announce that, in September, five legendary and visionary producers of Grosses Gewächs (GG) dry Rieslings will travel to the US to present their GG wines in Chicago, New York and Washington DC. They are:

  • Dr. Loosen – Erni Loosen
  • Maximin Grünhaus – Carl von Schubert
  • Fritz Haag – Maik Hildebrand, Sales Manager
  • Robert Weil – Nicolas Pfaff, Export Manager
  • Wittmann – Matthias Müller, Sales Manager

We hope you will join us for one or more of these events. It’s a great opportunity to taste GG (dry, grand cru) Rieslings from five of Germany’s top producers and learn more about the winemaking methods and terroir that give rise to these extraordinary wines.

CHICAGO (Day 1) – Monday, September 18

Plum Market Trade and Public Tastings

Two tasting events, one for trade only and one for the public, featuring selected wines from each of the tour’s five German estates.

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Trade-Only Tasting

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Public Tasting

Location: Plum Market, 1233 Wells Street, Chicago IL

CHICAGO (Day 2) – Tuesday, September 19

Loosen Bros. USA GG Riesling Seminar & Trade Tasting

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Trade-only GG Rieslings Seminar, presented by all five German producers. 

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Trade-0nly Walkaround Tasting of Additional Wines

Location: Office of Vintage Wines, 4300 United Parkway, Schiller Park

IMPORTANT: Seminar seating is limited, so reserve your seat ASAP.  Email molly.sweeney@drloosen.com or phone Molly Sweeney at 513.748.7030.

NEW YORK CITY – Wednesday, September 20

Stop By Our “GG Mosh Pit” at the Winebow Vintner’s Harvest Trade Tasting

Noon – 6 pm  At the GG Mosh Pit table we’ll be featuring the GG Rieslings and other wines from our entire portfolio, including wines from J. Christopher and Bellene.

Location: Metropolitan Pavilion, 125 West 18th Street, New York NY

FOR MORE INFO, email marcy.scott@drloosen.com or phone Marcy Scott at 917.691.4322.

WASHINGTON DC – Thursday, September 21

Loosen Bros. USA GG Riesling Seminar & Trade Tasting

Noon – 1 pm  Trade-only GG Rieslings Seminar. Note: Seating is limited. Reserve your seat ASAP.

1 pm – 3 pm  Trade-only walkaround tasting of additional wines.

Location: Corduroy, 1122 9th St NW, Washington DC

IMPORTANT: Seminar seating is limited, so reserve your seat ASAP.  Email kelly.richardson@drloosen.com or phone Kelly Richardson at 954.205.2611.


Sept. 21 Public Tasting at MacArthur Beverage

5 pm – 7:30 pm  Public tasting at MacArthur Beverage

Location: 4877 MacArthur Blvd NW


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