Field Notes

News and Updates from the New York Wine & Grape Foundation

Hermann J. Wiemer Vineyard

photo of three bottles of wine included in the mixed pack

Virtual Tasting: Hermann J. Wiemer & Standing Stone Vineyards

New Release Tasting & Pre-Harvest Check-in Join Fred & Oskar for a virtual tasting that will focus on a 3-pack of wines that features our 2019 Gew├╝rztraminer, the new release of our Field White, and the much anticipated Standing Stone Blanc de Blanc from 2017. In a recent review from Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate, Mark Squires writes of the Blanc de Blanc, “This is the first sparkler made from the

vineyard at sunset

Leading by Example: Sustainability & Biodynamics at Hermann J. Wiemer Vineyard

Attitudes, practices, and policies have been changing especially in the last decade with regards to sustainability. There is mounting concern for personal health, and environmental and social problems that the world is facing including sickness and disease, extinction of plant and animal species, depletion natural resources, global warming, etc.