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10/24/2019

Riesling & Co: successful presentations worldwide

On the initiative of the German Wine Institute (DWI), numerous table presentations with German wines took place worldwide this year. Specialists and multipliers in all important foreign markets were given the opportunity to discover German wines and combine them with positive impressions and important information.

 

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10/07/2019

Wine vintage 2019 brings less amount

European wine grape harvest also below average

 

Due to a good level of grape ripeness and the damp autumn weather, this year’s grape harvest draws to a close earlier than expected. Thereby, the yields of the harvest are significantly lower than in the exceptionally strong year 2018 (+18% compared to the 10-year average). Based on a first yield...

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10/01/2019

Jörn Kleinhans, US strategy professor and entrepreneur for German wines

The German Wine Institute (DWI) interviews bloggers, influencers and multipliers on the subject of "Germany as a wine country". Prof. Dr. Jörn Kleinhans from Los Angeles, Managing Director of the Sommelier Company, answered our questions about German wines.

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09/30/2019

Angelina Vogt is Germany's 71st Wine Queen

Germany's 71st Wine Queen was elected on Friday, September 27th in the city of Neustadt – Rhineland-Palatinate. Angelina Vogt was born and raised in Baden. However, she entered the contest for the Nahe region where she lives now. Julia Sophie Böcklen from Württemberg and Carolin Hillenbrand from the Hessian Bergstraße complete the trio of the...

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09/17/2019

Germany's Mosel Valley is Wine Enthusiast's Wine Region of the Year nominee

For the first time, Wine Enthusiast magazine has named one of Germany’s 13 wine regions – the Mosel – as a Wine Region of the Year nominee for its esteemed, annual Wine Star Awards.

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09/16/2019

Stuart Pigott on the German Wine Queen and Wines of Germany

The DWI interviews bloggers and influencers on the subject of "Germany as a wine country". According to Wikipedia, the author and journalist Stuart Pigott is "an unconventional wine critic and internationally one of the best connoisseurs of German wine."

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09/16/2019

A Classy Premiere: The MUNDUS VINI NORDIC Prize Ceremony

The Meininger Verlag and Deutsches Weininstitut (DWI) have crowned their champions from the new MUNDUS VINI NORDIC competition. The exclusive prize ceremony was held on September 10 at renowned Copenhagen wine sellers Kjær Sommerfeldt, to an audience of selected guests from the wine and fine dining industries.

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09/10/2019

Main vintage has started in Germany

The main vintage has started a little earlier than originally expected in many German wine growing areas these days. As the German Wine Institute (DWI) announced, the vines have experienced an enormous development spurt during the very sunny days in late August and early September.

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09/03/2019

Japanese influencers visit Germany's wine growing regions

"Modernity and tradition - German wines as ideal partners for a modern lifestyle". This was the claim of a press trip organized by The German Wine Institute (DWI) for Japanese influencers for the very first time.

 

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09/02/2019

Labor Day: it's meant for aromas, flavors and friends

When you think of Labor Day, you think of food, wine, family and friends. You may enjoy a trip to the beach, a picnic in the park, an end of summer BBQ blowout or something else. It’s a weekend meant for camaraderie and fun, i.e. aromas, flavors and friends.

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