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05/23/2016

First "German Wine Academy" in Canada

The first ever 'German Wine Academy' out of Germany took place in Vancouver, Canada. The sales information seminar named 'Taste the New Perfect Pairings' was organised by Wines of Germany (DWI) and the British Columbia Liquorboard.

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05/23/2016

German Wines at the Vinexpo in Hong Kong

German winemakers sharing stand with the German Ministry of Agriculture: The German Wine Institute (DWI) will be on hand at this year’s Vinexpo in Hong Kong (May 24-26, 2016) to present a representative selection of wines from Germany's winegrowing regions.

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04/27/2016

Generation Riesling welcomes its 500th member

In the tenth year since its founding, the Generation Riesling initiative of the German Wine Institute (DWI, Wines of Germany) has grown to 500 young players with responsible positions in the wine industry. On 21 April 2016, DWI managing director Monika Reule welcomed its 500th member, the young Wuerttemberg vintner Benjamin Schuetz from "WeinGut...

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04/22/2016

Wines of Germany Tour "Taste the New" started in L.A.

Wines of Germany USA launched its new image campaign, "Taste the New," in Los Angeles with Matthew Kaner of Bar Covell and Augustine Wine Bar, Food & Wine magazine’s Sommelier of the Year (2013).

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04/20/2016

Online Wine Sales Booming in Great Britain

Internet wine sales topped £800 million in 2015, which represents ten to eleven percent of the overall British wine market. Those figures were announced by the German Wine Institute (DWI), drawing on a survey conducted by Wine Intelligence, a market research institute.

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04/14/2016

Trend: More dry wines in Germany

Dry wines are enjoying increasing popularity in Germany. Forty-six percent of all German quality and "Prädikat" wines bottled in 2015 were classified as “trocken” (dry). Such was the announcement of the German Wine Insitute based on figures from the official wine classification agencies.

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04/11/2016

Viticulture museum exibits wine crowns from 1949 to 2015

The re-opening of Germany's viticulture museum in the wine growing city of Oppenheim is being highlighted by a special attraction: besides other wine cultural exibits, crowns of all 'German Wine Majesties' between 1949 and 2015 are showcased.

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03/18/2016

Decanter: "Pinot Noir from Germany tops global Pinot tasting"

"A Pinot Noir from Germany has beaten competition from Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and the US to top a Decanter tasting designed to find the best Pinots in the world outside Burgundy", says Chris Mercer.

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03/10/2016

Current trends in wine country Germany

German viticulture has undergone a very dynamic development in recent years. Greatly contributing to this is the young generation of vintners who have increasingly taken over responsibility in the whole of the German wine industry. The "Generation Riesling" initiative established by the German Wine Institute (DWI) ten years ago now boasts some 500...

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03/08/2016

Wines of Germany presents medal winners at ProWein 2016

Wines of Germany will be showcasing medal winners from national and international competitions at this year´s ProWein trade fair in Duesseldorf from 13 – 15 March 2016.

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