Harmony between German Wines and Asian Cuisines
German wines have a natural advantage when it comes to harmony with selected Asian dishes. Their lighter alcohol content, freshness and elegance make them the perfect accompaniment.Read more
Norway and Riesling: the love story continues...
In Norway, German white wine is not only market leader, but it could even extend its already amazing market share from 27.5 to 28 percent in 2020.Read more
The 15 best sparkling German wines awarded in Denmark
Germany's 15 best sparkling wines on the Danish market have been selected from 61 wines. Those made from Riesling rated highly, but those made from traditional grape varieties used to produce champagne also won acclaim in the Best German Sekt Denmark 2020 awards.Read more
Outlook: The German Wine Institute's Communication Work
by Monika Reule // The corona pandemic presented us all with great challenges in the past year, and it will keep us in suspense for quite a while yet in 2021.Read more
The JamesSuckling-Top100 Wines of Germany 2020 List
Jamessuckling.com speaks of Germany as "one of the most exciting regions of the year" and has published a "Top 100 Regional Report". Renowned editor Stuart Pigott commented that he couldn't remember a more exciting and high-quality vintage in Germany, especially for riesling wines.Read more
Icewine harvest in Germany: List of producers
On November 30th, winegrowers in several German wine regions like Nahe, Rheinhessen, Pfalz, Franken and Rheingau were able to successfully harvest frozen icewine grapes at freezing temperatures. We listet them for you at the end of the following text.
Leitz wins prestigious Swedish wine prize "Gyllene Glaset 2020"
The honourable and well recognized Swedish award "Gyllene Glaset 2020" (the golden glass) is annually awarded to profiles within the wine world for their outstanding achievements and recognition on the Swedish wine market. This year the German winemaker Weinut Leitz received the prestigious award.Read more
The 2020 vintage in the German winegrowing regions
The 2020 vintage produced a very high quality nationwide. The German Wine Institute (DWI) presents below how the vintage developed in the 13 German growing regions.Read more
Mondial des Pinots 2020: Eleven gold medals for German Pinot
For the 23rd edition of the international Mondial des Pinots competition in Switzerland, to which only white and red Pinot wines are allowed, 350 wine producers from 20 countries submitted over 1,100 wines. German Pinots have been awarded a gold medal eleven times and a silver medal 19 times.Read more
Warsaw: Selection of German wines growing
A decade ago, wines from the 13 German growing regions were difficult to find in Warsaw. Since then, Warsaw's wine scene has changed significantly. More and more wine lovers of Riesling & Co are looking forward to the expanded wine range now available thanks to two new wine bars in the Polish capital that complement the existing gastronomy and...Read more