Author: Paula Maia


When I think of Rheingau the first name that comes to my mind is Robert Weil- one of the world’s best producers- and his monumental Chateau-like estate. It was around ten in the morning when we arrived and I have never been so happy to start drinking this early. Made of Riesling grapes from First…
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August 27, 2009 0


Frankfurt – the starting point of our German Wine Regions tour.
Many wines in Frankfurt come from Rheingau and nearby Rheinhessen. Frankfurt itself is one of very few big cities to have vineyards within its City limits like the Lohrberg vineyards.

August 25, 2009 0


Impressions from Champagne region in France

August 23, 2009 0

Welcome to my Wine Journal

Although I’ve been drinking wine since I was a child (yes, in my home country this is not only ok, it’s natural), I only became aware of its magnitude when I started studying about it at the Sommelier Society here in NYC. I can honestly say that this single event changed my life and I…
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August 20, 2009 0