Premiere: Public vote to elect Germany's new Winequeen
The German Wine Institute (DWI) and the SWR Television have jointly agreed on a new, more modern format for the election of the German Winequeen.Read more
Camping: Travelling Germany's 13 wine regions in 13 days
Germany's 73rd wine queen Sina Erdrich, together with the two German wine princesses Linda Trarbach and Saskia Teucke, tour 13 German wine-growing regions with two campers from August 7th onwards. The trip inspires a growing number of vinophile tourists.Read more
Award-winning Landmarks of Wine Culture
This year, the German Wine Institute (DWI) has honoured 14 new landmarks of wine culture from almost all winegrowing regions.Read more
"Summer of Riesling 2022" kicks off in China
Summer of Riesling (a.k.a Riesling Weeks) is the biggest consumer marketing campaign organized by Wines of Germany China. This year, Chef Stefan Stiller, owner of Michelin three-star restaurant Taian Table Shanghai, and Michelin two-star restaurant Taian Table Guangzhou, is endorsing German wine to all the wine lovers in China by receiving an...Read more
China "TOP50 German Wines" and "TOP10 German Pinot Noirs"
The 2022's "TOP50 German Wines" competiton, organized by the Wines of Germany China office, has been held successfully. The winners include not only white wines. The demand for high quality Pinot Noir has also grown, so the TOP10 Pinot Noirs have been choosen as well.Read more
The Netherlands celebrate "Riesling, Pinot & Co"
With 400 expert visitors from trade, gastronomy and the media, the 19th "Riesling, Pinot & Co" fair in the Netherlands was very well attended. Numerous sommeliers took the opportunity to taste German wines selections from over 40 exhibitors.
EcoWinner: Best organic wines of the year awarded
At the 27th ECOVIN EcoWinner competition, 95 wines won medals in 14 categories. An independent expert jury tasted and rated 442 organic wines in Oppenheim on June 21st.Read more
Good vine blossom bodes well for the new vintage in Germany
Thanks to good weather conditions, the vines in Germany flower without any problems. This year, the temperature differences between the wine regions or the individual vineyards are reflected very clearly in the flowering process.
Digital Wine Journey: Japan meets Wines of Germany
With a virtual visit to Germany, the German Wine Institute (DWI) enabled Japanese sommeliers, experts and consumers to enjoy an informative live web tasting. Over 500 Zoom-participants took part in the event in June 2022.
FT.com: "Germany is a hotbed of young wine talent"
Jancis Robinson, world-famous wine critic and Financial Times columnist, considers Germany to be a hotbed of young wine talent. In her most recent online-publication she describes how importers and young wine producers are teaming up successfully.