A Tannhäuserisch Wine

In the next edition of La Tazza e il Cantico: Pairing Wine With Opera, we find a wine for Wagner’s Tannhäuser.

Mittelbach Tegernseerhof Zweigelt Rosé

Tannhäuser is Wagner’s operatic mashup of the sacred and profane, mixing the mythical and historical, a poet and a Pope, plus Venus, virgins, virtue, and Volk-tales.

Now let us add the vine. In the next edition of La Tazza e il Cantico, classical singer Lisa Houston and I consider Wagner’s opera and attempt to find a suitably Tannhäuserisch wine. Read the story here.

 

 

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