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Grape varieties

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/grape-varieties/
28.05.2020
… for a good third of the 103,079 hectares of vineyards in 2019. In the case of red wine varieties, Pinot Noir and Dornfeld cultivation are of the greatest importance. Germany now produces nearly 67% white…  

White Grapes

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/grape-varieties/white-grapes/
28.05.2020
… reddish-grey, it is classified as a white wine variety. It is also commonly known as Pinot Gris in France and Pinot Grigio in Italy.  read moreSilvaner Silvaner is an old variety that…  

Spätburgunder

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/grape-varieties/red-grapes/spaetburgunder/
28.05.2020
… is to white wine: the cream of the crop. In fact, Germany is the world's third largest producer of Pinot Noir. The German name for the grape is Spätburgunder - late (spät) ripening pinot (burgunder). …  

Schwarzriesling

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/grape-varieties/red-grapes/schwarzriesling/
28.05.2020
… this variety is not related to Riesling at all. In fact, it is a mutation of Spätburgunder (Pinot Noir) that ripens quite early. The wines are deep in colour, but mostly not as complex as…  

Grauburgunder

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/grape-varieties/white-grapes/grauburgunder/
28.05.2020
… reddish-grey, it is classified as a white wine variety. It is also commonly known as Pinot Gris in France and Pinot Grigio in Italy. Grauburgunder denotes the sleeker, drier style, which…  

Weißburgunder

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/grape-varieties/white-grapes/weissburgunder/
28.05.2020
…Weißburgunder - light summer wine, ideal for food pairing This ancient variety, which is known as Pinot Blanc in France, grows in fertile or chalky soil and ripens quite late. It is harvested later than…  

History

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/viticulture-winemaking/history/
28.05.2020
… respectively, and have 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…  

Speciality & Regional Wines

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/taste-quality/speciality-regional-wines/
28.05.2020
… high-quality areas for production of ‘Erstes Gewächs’wines. Other requirements are that only Riesling and Pinot Noir varieties are permitted; yields are limited to a maximum 50 hl / ha; hand picking is mandatory;…  

Ocean meets Wine

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/wine-food/ocean-meets-wine/
28.05.2020
… Ideally, they are accompanied by not too full-bodied and dry white wines such as Müller-Thurgau, Pinot Blanc or Silvaner. A Portugieser rosé is another great choice. A dry Winzersekt is not the only…  

Denmark

 
URL: https://www.germanwines.de/service/german-wines-and-nordic-cuisine/denmark/
28.05.2020
… radishes, cucumber, brussels blooms, dill and horse radishWINE RECOMMENDATION: 3-4 year old German Pinot Noir with fruity and spicy aromas, good structure and minerality. Perferably from a more northerly wine…