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09/14/2020

Anne Krebiehl MW wins Wine Writer Award 2020

She is clearly a genuine enthusiast for German wines: Anne Krebiehl, author of 'The Wines of Germany' wins the "International Wine Book of The Year"-Award at the Louis Roederer Wine Writers' Award 2020.

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09/07/2020

Wine consumption stable in Germany

A special COVID-19 impact report conducted by Wine Intelligence examines the coronavirus pandemic and how German wine drinkers are reacting to the restrictions in their everyday lives.

 

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09/07/2020

IWSC 2020: Wines from Franken win Gold in London

At the renowned International Wine & Spirit Competition (IWSC) 2020, five German wines won gold medals, three of them from Franken. The results are usually published much earlier, but have now been revealed. The top German wines achieved 95 and 96 out of 100 possible points.

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09/03/2020

Optimistic Start to Vintage 2020

The harvest for Federweißer (new wine) and base wines for sparkling sekt, is already in full swing, and now, according to the German Wine Institute (DWI), the rest of the harvest will begin in many wine regions over the next days.

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09/03/2020

Mundus Vini Tasting: 282 awards for German wines

At the Mundus Vini Summer Tasting 2020, 282 German still and sparkling wines were awarded by the international jury with 142 Silver, 137 Gold and three Grand Gold. One of the top awards went to Schloss Johannisberg and the other two to the Felsengartenkellerei.

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09/02/2020

Best organic wines in Germany chosen

Organic wines from all over Germany were judged by an expert jury from the ECOVIN association at the end of August. The golden EcoWinner medal offers wine lovers some orientation when shopping for organic wines.

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08/31/2020

Deutsche Bahn serving modern German wines

From September 1st, travellers on long-distance Deutsche Bahn trains can look forward to a very modern selection of wines from the local winegrowing regions.

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08/25/2020

NYT recognises there's more to German wines than Riesling

A recent article by Eric Asimov of the New York Times, highlights the joys of German wine beyond its most famous variety, Riesling. It draws attention to some of Germany’s other vinous delights such as Elbling, Lemberger, Silvaner and Trollinger.

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08/24/2020

Philipp Kuhn Vinum-Riesling Champion 2020

15 jurors tasted 1,650 Rieslings and related varietal wines such as Rieslaner and Scheurebe in an elaborate, multi-stage process to determine the 2020 champion of the wine competition organized by the magazine "Vinum". The Philipp Kuhn winery from Laumersheim (Pfalz) won the award for the fourth time, although this year with a very close contender...

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08/20/2020

Wines of Germany UK provides retailer partnership fund

The London based 'Wines of Germany' agency has launched a campaign in order to support small and medium-size retailers in the UK in their promotion of German wines.

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