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05/09/2018

Fully booked: Generation Riesling thrills wine experts in Berlin

Some 200 experts of the wine trade took on the latest chance to meet Germany's young vintners at a cool and quirky location in Berlin: winemakers from some 26 Generation Riesling (GR) enterprises presented themselves as well as their wine creations at devil's hill (Teufelsberg) airloft.

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05/09/2018

Strong presence for Wines of Germany at 20th Vinexpo Hong Kong

German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture enables a strong presence of German wine producers - On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Vinexpo at Hong Kong’s Convention & Exhibition Center (May 29-31, 2018), the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture once again organizes the German participation in this renowned international...

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05/04/2018

G-Force: London's coolest wine tasting in the heart of Soho

The 'Wines of Germany' trade tasting returned once again to the Vinyl Factory, Soho. 18 producers and six importers presented over 200 wines to an enthusiastic audience.

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04/30/2018

Germany's worldwide culinary campaign in full flow

#EnjoyGermanFood: global sales and marketing activities of the German National Tourist Board (GNTB) and 'Wines of Germany' focuse on culinary offers worldwide. The latest influencer event in Vienna, Austria reached out to numerous journalists and experts from the tourism and wine branch alike.

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04/11/2018

Spot 'Riesling Weeks' around the globe

So much to discover and so much joy to be found: The annual 'Riesling Weeks' campaign gains new participants each year. The promotion program shows German wines in a wide range of styles and at all price points. 

 

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03/29/2018

ProWein summary: German wines meet modern tastes

During this year’s ProWein, professional domestic as well as international visitors showed great interest in the produce of the German wine-growing regions. White wines from the vintage year 2017, which tend to be light and quite refined, were particularly coveted, since they meet the consumers’ current taste preferences.

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03/27/2018

The German Wine Queen – An Ambassador for German Wine

For more than 60 years, the German Wine Institute/Mainz and the German wine queen, flanked by two German wine princesses, have been a successful team. The first German wine queen was elected in 1949. Since then, the election process has been as follows: every autumn, the wine queens of each of Germany’s 13 wine-growing regions compete for the...

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03/18/2018

Germans Drinking More White Wine

White wines continue to be popular with German consumers. 45 percent of all wine sold domestically in Germany last year was white, a two percentage point rise over the year prior. The German Wine Institute (DWI) announced this finding ahead of the international ProWein trade fair, drawing on the annual wine market analysis it commissions from GfK.

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03/18/2018

Germany's Coolest Wines Recognized

With over 8,500 votes from Germany and abroad now tallied, a victor has been declared in the German Wine Institute's (DWI) contest to find Germany's Coolest Wines. The winner: "Kartell-Cuvée" from a Mosel-based collective of winegrowers known as the Riesling-Kartell.

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03/12/2018

Over 100 Generation Riesling Vintners showcase at ProWein

For the 5th time Germany's young Generation Riesling (GR) vintners present their wines at the international fair 'ProWein' in Duesseldorf. Ten GR-estates from four individual German wine growing regions showcase their creations. A survey executed by The German Wine Institute (DWI) revealed that some 100 additional GR-estates will be on-site as...

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