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BMW und Dr. Bürklin-Wolf

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Im Duett stellten das Weingut Dr. Bürklin-Wolf und der Autohersteller BMW vor einer Woche im gediegenen Ambiente des Wachenheimer Englischen Gartens ihre neuesten Produkte vor. Als Vorpremiere zur IAA stellte BMW den neuen 5er Gran Turismo zur Schau. B-W hingegen präsentierte als Vorpremiere zur VDP Gutswein Messe in Berlin seine PC’S und GC’s des neuen Jahrgangs 08. Interessante Konstellation? Auf jeden Fall. Read the rest of this entry »

Pfalz in June

Here are some pictures taken on a rather cloudy day within the vineyards of Forst in the Mittelhaardt. Forst is a small winetown located inbetween Wachenheim and Deidesheim. All 3 names are well-known to wine-amateurs. The most prestigious single-vineyards in this part of the Weinstrasse are located in Forst though, such as:

Forster Ungeheuer (which means monster, but is actually the name of a historic personality in the region), Forster Pechstein, Forster Jesuitengarten and Forster Kirchenstück.

Of course, the vineyards of Wachenheim and Deidesheim are also top sites, and winemakers would say that it is a question of taste and preference in the end, but still the sites of Forst are the most famous. Read the rest of this entry »

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