Wine And Food

  • Germany North Wine Tour by ombiasy, 2014

    …, a flagship red varietal of Austria. His red wines are stunning and among the finest in Germany. 12:05 pm Arrival in Naumburg-Saale. We walked through the 1000 year old town, admired the impressive late Romanesque and Gothic Cathedral built between the 13th and 15th centuries, and took a look at the house of the Nietzsche family, where the philosopher…

    Dr. Christian G.E. Schiller/ schiller-wine- 1 readers -
  • English and Welsh Wines: Post Script

    … We returned recently to the Royal Academy of Art in London to attend the Anselm Kiefer exhibition and, as suggested in my last post, to follow it up with a tasting of the new RA English wine selection of Davenport Limney Estate sparkling wine. A quick refresher about this English wine is that it is produced from Pinot Noir and Auxerrois grapes…

    elizabethsvinesin Pinot Noir- 2 readers -
  • High Tea at the Fullerton Hotel in Singapore

    … Picture: Annette Schiller, ombiasy PR and WineTours, and Christian G.E. Schiller Taking High Tea at the Fullerton in Singapore Afternoon Tea is a British food tradition - an afternoon treat of tea, sandwiches, scones and cake, served around 4.00pm. Afternoon Tea originated amongst the wealthy classes in England in the mid-1800s. Historically…

    Dr. Christian G.E. Schiller/ schiller-wine- 3 readers -
  • To eat is (literally and figuratively) to live

    … likelihood. My first impression, in examining myself, is puzzlement. Why do I still subscribe to Bon Appetit? Why am I drawn, like a moth to a flame, to the Food Section of the S.F. Chronicle? I don’t subscribe to the other local papers, but when I’m at the gym and someone has tossed aside the Contra Costa Times or Oakland Tribune, I’ll pick it up…

    STEVE HEIMOFF- 2 readers -
  • English and Welsh Wines: A First Glance

    …; I can’t wait to taste this! The selection also includes the Davenport Limney Estate sparking wine produced from Pinot Noir and Auxerrois. Davenport is an organic winery and another prizewinner in the 2014 English and Welsh Wine of the Year Competition with their sparking wine the first organic sparking wine to win a trophy. Davenport Vineyards…

    elizabethsvinesin Pinot Noir- 3 readers -
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