Remembering Swiss wines


Mémoire des Vins Suisses (MDVS) was established over a decade ago by Swiss journalists Andreas Keller, Stefan Keller, Martin Klichman and Susanne Scholl with the express purpose of giving consumers, journalists and members of the wine trade the chance to taste the quality of Swiss wines and see just how well the best can age. It began as a club in 2002 and became a more official association, based in Zürich, in 2004.

There are currently 54 producer members and membership is by invitation only – a tasting panel selects the potential member by tasting several vintages of their wines...