2021 Harvest Update: Deep Frost Brings Icewine in Germany

Wineries across most of Germany’s 13 wine-growing regions had ideal conditions for harvesting Eiswein (ice wine) in the week leading up to Christmas, according to the German Wine Institute (DWI).  While ice wine harvest is always associated with risk and high physical effort during […]

Germany’s 2021 Vintage by Winegrowing Region

Lean wines, full of aroma – this aptly describes the 2021 vintage across Germany’s 13 wine regions.  The best month for German winemakers this year was, to much surprise, sun-drenched September. With plenty of sunshine and cool nights in many regions, September brought a […]

Rania Zayyat’s German Wine Pro-Tips

Welcome to Pro-Sips, our new series sharing pro-tips from sommeliers and wine experts! There’s so much to learn and explore within the world of German wine – 13 distinct regions offering numerous wine varieties in a range of styles – so to help you […]

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 […]

Jermaine Stone’s German Wine Pro-Tips

Welcome to Pro-Sips, our new series sharing pro-tips from sommeliers and wine experts! There’s so much to learn and explore within the world of German wine – 13 distinct regions offering numerous wine varieties in a range of styles – so to help you […]

Prost To Summer with German Wine for Every Occasion

Did you know that Prost is the German word for cheers?  In celebration of Wines of Germany’s new Prost Every Moment-themed integrated marketing campaign seeks to celebrate all of life’s moments with some added German flare. Whether throwing a surprise party, planning a casual […]

Chris Poldoian’s German Wine Tips

Welcome to Pro-Sips, our new series sharing pro-tips from sommeliers and wine experts! There’s so much to learn and explore within the world of German wine – 13 distinct regions offering numerous wine varieties in a range of styles – so to help you […]

Wines of Germany USA Launches Prost Every Moment Campaign

Integrated Marketing Campaign Toasts All of Life’s Moments, Big and Small  NEW YORK, June 30, 2021 – Wines of Germany USA has launched a new integrated marketing campaign entitled Prost Every Moment that seeks to celebrate all of life’s moments with some added German […]

Wendy Stanford’s German Wine Tips

Welcome to Pro-Sips, our new series sharing pro-tips from sommeliers and wine experts! There’s so much to learn and explore within the world of German wine – 13 distinct regions offering numerous wine varieties in a range of styles – so to help you […]

German Wine Culture Named an Intangible Cultural Heritage by UNESCO

Germany’s rich wine culture is receiving the recognition it deserves, now declared an Intangible Cultural Heritage by UNESCO! According to UNESCO’s expert committee, wine culture in Germany “shapes the rhythm of life,” and we couldn’t agree more.  UNESCO is the United Nations Educational, Scientific […]