Pinot Noir och svamp är höstens stora tema
Wines of Germany arrangerar under hösten tre branscharrangemang på temat Pinot Noir och svamp. I Stockholm, Göteborg och Malmö kan branschrepresentanter delta i vinprovning och masterclass och utforska de eleganta och oupptäckta röda vinerna.
Tecken på tidig skörd 2017
Det ser ut att bli en förhållandevis tidig skörd i år. Här är de första tecken från de tyska vingårdarna.
Riesling Week 2017 – Rekordmånga restauranger deltar i år
Få druvor är så älskade som Riesling och nu är det snart dags för druvans alldeles egna vecka – Riesling Week. Den 12-18 juni firas Riesling Week på ett 30-tal restauranger i hela landet, vilket är fler restauranger än någonsin tidigare.
Icewine: Germany's lucky punch
Starting end of november 2016 icewine grapes are being harvested in Germany. After prior insular reports from Saxony (noc 21st) most of the other 12 wine growing regions brought in their deeply frozen crop the following weeks in order to produce the aromatic speciality.Read more
New management for German Wine Institute (DWI) office in Sweden
“Wines of Germany” Sweden will come under new management from January 2017. Following a Europe-wide call for tenders by the German Wine Institute (DWI), the Ehrenberg Kommunikation agency, which has been in charge of the DWI representation in Denmark since the beginning of 2016, will now also take over the Swedish offices in Malmö and Stockholm.Read more
Germany's 2016 vintage: A detailed report from all regions
After a terrific ending to a very labour-intensive and turbulent season, German producers are very satisfied with the quality of the crop. Find The German Wine Institute's (DWI) detailed report below (pdf). Fully ripe and very healthy grapes could be harvested across the country thanks to the perfect late summer weather.Read more
Wines of Germany for Christmas - "top of tree samples"
"Germany is producing truly fine dry wines that tend to be much better partners for food than many white burgundy", says MW Jancis Robinson in her latest Financial Times wine cronique shortly before Christmas. She provides wine lovers worldwide with examples at the top of the tree and states that demand for those German wines has boosted.Read more
Trend: Riesling and Pinot Noir from Germany gain popularity online
An up-to-date statistical analysis of The German Wine Institute ('Wines of Germany') shows a long-term year-on-year growth of the terms "Riesling" and "Spätburgunder" (Pinot Noir), Germany's most important grape varieties.Read more
Vintner's "Glühwein" (mulled wine): List of providers
The Glühwein season has started. The German Wine Institute (DWI) gives advice on the traditional seasoning and offers important tips for the preparation of Glühwein (German hot mulled wine) as well as a list of producers.Read more
Germany, world's largest consumer market for sparkling wine
"Germans have a lot of Sekt", state Dr. Jamie Goode and Treve Ring in their latest topical online publication: "Sekt, of course, is the German term for sparkling wine, and last year (2015) Germans enjoyed more than 305 million litres of it."Read more