Dramatic situation in German wine region Ahr - help for wine producers
The flood disaster last week has had a devastating impact on many, including the wine producers of the Ahr Valley. Particularly in Ahrweiler, but also in the surrounding villages of Mayschoss and Dernau, the deluge of water has carried away barrels, wine bottles and machines, thus destroying entire wine-producing businesses and livelihoods.Read more
Clink Different: Retail and gastronomy in focus
What to expect from the continuation of the 'Clink Different' campaign, the US wine world found out in latest press events like "Variety in Varietals" and "Bubbly & Bites". The Clink Different Academy started on June 30th. A national dealer promotion will start in August.
Worldwide "Riesling Weeks" in full flow
The campaign weeks around "Riesling & Co." are a popular opportunity for the international wine trade and gastronomy to make wine lovers listen to German wines on a global scale.Read more
ASI General Assembly in Great Wine Capital Mainz
For the second time since 2006, the annual general assembly of the international sommelier association ASI took place in Germany. The two-day conference with the presidents of over 30 national sommelier associations took place in the football stadium of 1. FSV Mainz 05, in the Great Wine Capital Mainz.Read more
Wines of Germany USA Launches Prost Every Moment Campaign
The German Wine Institute's US-agency has launched a new integrated marketing campaign entitled "Prost Every Moment" that seeks to celebrate all of life’s moments with some added German flare.Read more
Good conditions for flowering vines in Germany
The vines are currently flowering in Germany's 13 wine regions. Due to optimal weather conditions, the flowering period is proceeding quickly. In fact, it is already complete in the warmer locations, especially for early-ripening grape varieties.
Why Wines of Germany USA Is Betting on Jermaine Stone
The successful "Wine & Hip Hop TV" entrepreneur Jermaine Stone is expanding its reach in the USA through videos, street culture and music. This is how a more inclusive world of wine is being created on the initiative of 'Wines of Germany USA', reports Dorothy J. Gaiter from SevenFiftyDaily.com.Read more
German Wines Shine at 2021 WINE100
The esteemed WINE100 Competition in China just announced their 2021 winning wines and trophy wines at Hangzhou Kerry Center on 11th June, 2021. And, German wines shine! They have won three of the most important trophies of the competition.
Where to find German wine across the UK
Wines of Germany UK created a comprehensive list of retailers that will deliver German wine direct to British winelover's door. What a great consumer friendly approach and a role model for many other markets.Read more
15 years of Generation Riesling - a success story
When the German Wine Institute (DWI) organized the first wine presentation under the title "Generation Riesling", with a group of 25 young German winegrowers on June 8, 2006 in the Imagination Gallery in London, no one suspected that this would be the birth of what has become the largest young winegrowers' association in the world, with currently...Read more