STARS of German Mosel 2022 presents: STARS of German Mosel
A virtual presentation with both you “the tasters” and the “producers and experts” involved.

Wednesday, September 21st @ 7:00 pm PST

German wine is a re-developing facet of the wine world and the wine specialists at LearnAboutWine want to help you taste, study, and revisit the rules of this historic region of wine. Sommelier and host, Ian Blackburn has organized six great producers of German Mosel Riesling for a stellar night of wine tasting, education, and excitement. Experience the wines in wine flight kits or full bottle kits delivered to your home as you participate in the event live via Zoom! No matter what level of experience you have, you are encouraged to join the wine community and taste each of these beautiful and world-class wines. Early Bird tickets are on sale now - limited to 50 guests. Prices increase as the event date approaches; sign up early for the best value!

The RIESLING Wine Line Up
TROCKEN ★ Weiser-kunstler, Trarbacher, Trocken, Mosel, Germany, 2020
KABINETT ★ Dr. Hermann, Ürziger Würzgarten Kabinett Mosel, Germany, 2019
SPÄTLESE ★ Weingut Max Ferdinand Richter, Mülheimer Helenenkloster, Spätlese, Mosel, Germany, 2020
AUSLESE Joh. Jos. Prum, Wehlener Sonnenuhr, Auslese, Mosel, Germany, 2020
GG  Fritz Haag, Brauneberger Juffer, Grosses Gewächs, Mosel, Germany, 2020
ALTE REBEN St. Urbans-Hof Nik Weis, Wiltinger, Alte Reben, Mosel, Germany, 2020

About Ian Blackburn

Ian discovered the wine industry at the ripe age of 21 while working for famous chefs such as Thomas Keller and then at 24 for Joachim Splichal in Los Angeles’ top dining rooms. The discovery of wine and his endless need for knowledge quickly engulfed Ian’s life, and his passion redirected his career from restaurants and hotels to vineyards and education. In 1995 was born, becoming the first website dedicated to wine education.

With over 25-years of experience traveling the wine world, Ian is a published author (Wiley Publications, 2002), has 10 vintages of top level winemaking on his resume at Beekeeper Cellars, and is considered one of the region's best wine educators. Ian’s push to evolve and his ability to pivot has produced a strata of new concepts such as, (virtual education), (the family’s online wine store), and now the return of in-person gatherings with - using all the great gathering spots in LA as potential venues.