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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5 to Try: Picnic Perfect Pinot Gris

Every month, our 5 to Try series showcases five examples of stellar wines across styles, grapes, and Germany’s 13 winegrowing regions. Germany’s crisp and refreshing white wines are enjoyable year-round, but especially under the heat of the summer sun. Consider packing a mouth-watering and […]

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Whose *Wine* is it Anyway? Meet Weingut Kruger-Rumpf

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 focusing on the winemakers behind Weingut Kruger-Rumpf, Stefan Rumpf and his sons Philipp and Georg. From Germany’s Nahe […]

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Germany’s Vintners Expect Earlier Than Average Harvest In 2020

According to the Deutsches Weininstitut (DWI), this year’s warm weather could mean an earlier than average harvest for German vintners. In the warmest winegrowing regions in Germany, a streak of sunny days has caused vines to bloom before their customary date. Vintners witnessed the […]

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