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Weißburgunder

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/grape-varieties/white-grapes/weissburgunder/
25.09.2020
… reaches impressive qualities in top locations. Since 1970, when only 0,9% of all vineyards in Germany were planted with this grape, the number has increased noticebly. In 2018,  5.4% of…  

Scheurebe

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/grape-varieties/white-grapes/scheurebe/
25.09.2020
… its breeder, Georg Scheu, who created this new variety in 1916. Initially Scheurebe spread across Germany and covered 4.4% of vineyard area, yet today it represents only 1.4% (2019).Primarily, it is planted…  

Ebling

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/grape-varieties/white-grapes/ebling/
25.09.2020
… pronounced acidity. This variety has a long history and used to be planted all across Germany until the early 20th century, when Riesling and Silvaner started to displace it. Meanwhile, it is…  

Chardonnay

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/grape-varieties/white-grapes/chardonnay/
25.09.2020
… around 6 hectares. (As of March 2020)  Chardonnay - international variety gaining ground in Germany Chardonnay is one of the most popular grape varieties in the world. Its cultivation is steadily…  

Climate & Weather

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/viticulture-winemaking/climate-weather/
25.09.2020
Germany's climate The bulk of precipitation in Germany occurs in the summer, while in the southern wine-growing countries, it rains primarily in the spring, autumn and winter. Here, rainfall generally decreases…  

Soil & Sites

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/viticulture-winemaking/soil-sites/
25.09.2020
… of soil and the extent to which it is weathered, can influence the finished wine's aroma and taste. Germany’s wine-growing regions span a large range of different soil types and structure. It can be seen as…  

History

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/viticulture-winemaking/history/
25.09.2020
… long since fought for a place alongside grape varieties such as Riesling or Pinot Noir. To explore Germany’s wine history further, there are several wine museums in the different growing regions, for example,…  

Quality Categories

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/quality-standards/quality-categories/
25.09.2020
… Landwein is mainly offered dry or semi-dry. The following Landwein areas have been defined in Germany since August 1, 2009: Ahrtaler Landwein Badischer Landwein Bayerischer Bodensee-Landwein…  

Speciality & Regional Wines

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/taste-quality/speciality-regional-wines/
25.09.2020
… steep-slope wines from the Mosel, Saar and Ruwer. ‘RS Rheinhessen Silvaner’ is what the winemakers in Germany's largest growing region call their dry classic. Two decades ago they created this new wine style…  

The Label

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/taste-quality/the-label/
25.09.2020
… different style of wine. For some time now, there have been a number of initiatives throughout Germany's wine-growing regions to simplify labels. Improved visual clarity is the goal of many producers.…