Welcome to Wines of Germany

Wines of Germany is the exclusive U.S. office of the Deutsches Weininstitut (German Wine Institute). Consider us your primary source for information on German wine regions, statistics, and fun facts, plus promotions and events here in the U.S.! Explore this site to discover the distinctive quality and pairing versatility of German Riesling, Pinots, Silvaner, and many more.

Wine Types

Germany’s contemporary wine scene is rich with both red and white, indigenous and “foreign” wine grapes. Taste the top varietals!

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Wine Regions

Visit some of the most northerly wine-growing regions in the world. The diversity of Germany’s wines starts in the vineyards of its 13 regions.

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Wine Pairing

German wines are wonderful on their own, but the fruity acidity makes them especially suited to food pairing.

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Whose *Wine* is it Anyway? Meet the Selbach Family

Every month, ‘Whose Wine is it Anyway?’ profiles a German winemaker to give you a behind-the-vines look at the world of German wine. This month, we’re highlighting the Selbach family of Weingut Selbach-Oster. Located in the Mosel, Selbach-Oster is one of the region’s most […]

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Germany Crowns 73rd German Wine Queen

On September 24, Germany crowned its 73rd annual German Wine Queen – Sina Erdrich from Baden – alongside two German Wine Princesses – Saskia Teucke from the Pfalz and Linda Trarbach from the Ahr.  24-year-old Erdrich prevailed against five competitors in an exciting two-hour […]

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5 to Try: Fresh Faces of German Wine

Each post in our 5 to Try series showcases five examples of stellar wines from varying wine styles, grapes, and Germany’s 13 winegrowing regions. This month, we’re celebrating the next generation of excellence in centuries old tradition! From the Mosel to Württemberg, a young […]

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