Vineyards at the bend of river Rhine, west of Rüdesheim in Rheingau, Germany. Vineyard sites Berg Schlossberg at lower left, and Berg Roseneck at top right, with the white letters "Rüdesheimer Roseneck". The castle Ehrenfels ruin, just beyond the bend, is also visible. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Walt Churchill’s Market, 3320 Briarfield. Maumee, (419) 794-4000. Has scheduled “An Evening with Master Sommelier Matt Citriglia and the New Dry Wines of Germany” at 6:00 PM Wednesday July 30. The cost is $45 per person.
Matt Citriglia is one of only 211 Master Sommeliers in the world and helped create the new 'Certified Sommelier Exam. It is a great honor to welcome someone with his knowledge and expertise.
German wine today is undergoing an incredible transformation into a dry wine culture with bone-dry Rieslings, beautiful Pinot Noirs, Blancs, Gris, and stunning sparkling wine.
Matt Citriglia will guide participants through the leading-edge of German wine culture in this exciting seminar and wine tasting. Six wines will be featured, many of which have never appeared in Northwest Ohio.
- Schafer-Frohlich Blanc de Noir
- Wirsching OV Iphofer Sylvaner
- Rebholz GG Im Sonnenschein Pinot Blanc
- Pfeffingen GG Weilberg
- Rebholz GG Im Sonnenschein Riesling
- Becker Pinot Noir "B" Estate
Contact Austin Beeman in store or at 419.794.4000 or Austin.firstname.lastname@example.org
The event is limited to 20 people. Reservations must be prepaid.