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01/11/2021

Shanghai: sponsors of German wine awarded

As part of this year's annual meeting in Shanghai, active importers, retailers, restaurants and certified wine teachers who made a major contribution to the promotion of German wines in 2020 were honored

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01/11/2021

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.

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01/04/2021

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.

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12/28/2020

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.

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12/22/2020

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.

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12/21/2020

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.

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12/21/2020

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.

 

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12/09/2020

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.

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12/07/2020

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.

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12/07/2020

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.

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