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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Perfect Picks: Main Grape Harvest Underway in Germany

The main harvest for Germany’s 2019 vintage started a little earlier than originally expected in many German wine growing areas. Predicted for mid-September, the German Wine Institute (DWI) announced on September 10 that the main harvest had begun, starting with Müller-Thurgau, Frühburgunder, and Pinot […]

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Wine Enthusiast Names Germany’s Mosel Valley As A 2019 Wine Region Of The Year Nominee

NEW YORK, September 17, 2019 – For the first time, Wine Enthusiast magazine has named one of Germany’s 13 wine regions – the Mosel – as a Wine Region of the Year nominee for its esteemed, annual Wine Star Awards. Each year, the awards […]

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13 Facts on Germany’s 13 Wine-Growing Regions for Friday the 13th

For some, the number 13 is unlucky. For the German wine industry, the number reminds us of the spectacular slopes, picturesque villages, and winding river bends of our 13 regions officially designated for producing quality wine. They number among the most northerly wine-growing regions […]

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