Wine world responds to Ahr disaster with overwhelming solidarity
The flood disaster in the Ahr Valley has led to an unprecedented solidarity amongst the entire wine world with the winemakers affected. In order to communicate the numerous relief efforts as quickly and widely as possible, the German Wine Institute (DWI) immediately set up an overview page that lists all campaigns, offers of aid and accounts for...Read more
Japanese wine expert: My German superhero wine
What do the Rheingau and a desert island have in common? According to our interviewee Takahiro Yamano: the wine. The managing director of Japanese import company Herrenberger Hof reveals in “The German Wine Questionnaire” which German Riesling gives him superpowers.Read more
Dramatic situation in Ahr wine region - help for 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.
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