Grape harvest earliest on record

Grape harvest earliest on record

08/06/2018 – August 6th marked the official start of the harvest for “Federweisser” (a partially-fermented, yeasty wine speciality) in Lörzweiler, Rheinhessen, this year – the earliest start-date ever. With a must weight of over 90 degrees Oechsle, the...
Germany: Land of Wine and Connoisseurs

Germany: Land of Wine and Connoisseurs

06/05/2018 – Germany has far more to offer than good cars, technology or football. In the shadow of its economic and sports successes, a generation has evolved for whom enjoyment of the fine things in life is just as important – and that is making itself...
Congratulations to our SpringFest Winners!

Congratulations to our SpringFest Winners!

Congratulations to Kevin Keystone, our 2018 SpringFest winner! Kevin has won a long Weekend for two to Berlin – Europe’s hippest capital! He will be indulging in culinary adventures at the popular food markets, enjoying the nightlife at the vibrant nightclubs and...
German Wine Exports Rise

German Wine Exports Rise

The past year was a good one for German wine exports. The German Wine Institute (DWI) is reporting that both volume and value of export wines grew by seven percent in a year-over-year comparison. In total, 2017 saw roughly 1.1 million hectoliters of wine, valued at...
Now for Germany’s Coolest Wines

Now for Germany’s Coolest Wines

02/15/2018 – Who’s the coolest wine of all? The German Wine Institute (DWI) will give wine aficionados and experts their say on the matter through an online voting platform. At www.germanwines.de/online-voting (English)...