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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Holiday Wine & Food Pairings That Will Fill Your Guests With Merriment

As the smell of pine, cinnamon and peppermint permeates the air, we start rushing to prepare for the holiday season. December calls for indulging in the company of friends and family – and in our favorite foods and drinks. Planning a menu and cooking […]

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Binge-Worthy Pairings

Sitting down to binge our favorite TV shows only gets better with a glass of wine in hand. Satisfy your Netflix cravings with these perfect German wine pairings.   Riesling + The Crown The King of white wine grapes can only be properly coupled […]

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Mulled Wine: A German Tradition to Warm Winter Evenings

A steaming hot mug of spiced red wine is synonymous with winter festivities. Just like decorated Christmas trees and Advent wreaths, mulled wine is a deeply rooted German tradition that is now enjoyed around the world. Since the 15th century, annual Christmas markets (Weihnachtsmarkt) […]

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