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28.03.2020

Schwarzriesling

Schwarzriesling - only growth and shape are common to Riesling Although the name literally means "black Riesling," this variety is not related to Riesling at all. In fact, it is…

28.03.2020

Trollinger

Trollinger - matures late and drunk young This very old red variety probably originates in, and is named after, Tirol, where it is known as Schiava (Italy) and Vernatsch (Austria).…

28.03.2020

Portugieser

Portugieser Portugieser is a very old variety that probably originates in the Danube Valley (not in Portugal). This fruitful, early-ripening grape yields mild, light, easy-to-enjoy…

28.03.2020

Dornfelder

Among new varieties, the Dornfelder shows great promise. A prolific, relatively early ripener, it produces wine far deeper in colour than other German red wines. In fact, it was initially bred…

28.03.2020

Spätburgunder

Spätburgunder In Germany, the Spätburgunder is to red wine what the Riesling is to white wine: the cream of the crop. In fact, Germany is the world's third largest producer of Pinot Noir. The…

27.03.2020

White Grapes

Ortega This crossing of Müller-Thurgau and Siegerrebe has been bred in 1948 by Hans Breider in Bavaria, who named it after the philosopher José Ortega y Gasset.  read moreElbling Elbling, an…

26.03.2020

Grape varieties

Grape varieties The wide range of grape varieties cultivated in Germany is impressive, from "A" as in Acolon, to "Z" as in Zweigeltrebe. Whilst almost 140 varieties are planted, around two dozen of…

26.03.2020

Tourism

Wine Festivals and Events Find topical wine events, wine seminars or wine fairs in Germany! read moreBest vineyard views Since 2012 Wines of Germany has been electing what it considers to be the…

25.03.2020

Walks through Wine Country

On the Wine Trail The 13 German wine regions offer hiking enthusiasts a wide range of experience and enjoyment possibilities. Excellent wineries, wine-cultural highlights and beautiful wine…

24.03.2020

Johannisberg

Changing Fate in the Wallhäuser Johannisberg Site Although Johannisberg has long been recognized as a top site in the Nahe wine-growing region, it has suffered the fate of many a steep,…