Trend towards white and dry wines in Germany

Trend towards white and dry wines in Germany

The trend which began in 2008 towards consuming more white wine in Germany continued last year. Prior to the ProWein international wine trade fair, the German Wine Institute (DWI) reported that white wines now account for 43 per cent of wine sales in Germany. The...
Vintage 2016 – A look at the regions

Vintage 2016 – A look at the regions

Ahr: Exceptional qualities The all too wet early summer in combination with a cool spring caused a relatively late start to the vegetative cycle and flowering. However, the warm summer and ideal harvest weather in September and October triggered an unexpected race to...