Tuesday, 30 May 2017

Morning

Lecture
Library Hall

Dr. Hermann Pilz, (Editor-in-chief at Weinwirtschaft, Meininger Verlag): Don Quijote the Nobleman, or: Why Oenology is Holding Back the Success of Riesling

Coffee Break

Wine Tasting
Lay Brothers' Dormitory

 

Moderation: Dirk Würtz (winemaker Weingut Balthasar Ress, blogger, journalist) Great Riesling and its terroir – Contemplations on the importance of origin and the winemaker’s signature

Afternoon

Lunch

Lecture
Library Hall

Dr. Daniel Deckers (Editor FAZ, Frankfurt): Luscious, seductive, innocent: The Perception of Hocks and Moselles in the 19th Century

Coffee Break

Wine Tasting
Lay Brothers' Dormitory

 

Moderation: Joel B. Payne, (Journalist, “Gault Millau Wein Guide,” Berlin) “The aging potential of Riesling”

Coffee Break

Panel Discussions

Moderation: Sascha Speicher, (Editor-in-Chief, Sommelier Magazin, Meininger Verlag, Neustadt) “Riesling – where have we come from … where are we today … where do we want to go?”

Parting Address