A German motorway was left flooded with thousands of litres of beer on Monday when a truck carrying several hundred crates toppled over.
A gang of thieves broke into a German warehouse and stole £1.7million worth of beer, enough to fill 10 trucks, while the country was celebrating its World Cup victory.
An Irish pub was left dry as a bone after offering a price slash on Erdinger beer for every time Germany scored in their World Cup semi-final clash with Brazil.
Moselland eG, one of Germany’s largest winegrowing cooperatives, has appointed a new chief executive.
Following strong lobbying from Germany’s brewers’ association, the government is to tighten laws on fracking to protect water sources for beer production.
Bernhard Huber, one of Germany’s leading Pinot Noir producers, has died aged 55 following a two year battle with cancer.
Invading plastic particles have been identified in a number of German beers threatening the country’s historic beer purity laws.
Hart Davis Hart has announced the largest sale in its history, spanning “unique” offerings from France, Italy, Germany and the US to take place in Chicago at the end of the month.
Wines of Germany’s “Riesling Weeks” is coming back to Hong Kong but this time will run for the whole of June.
The Wine Advocate’s long-standing German and Austrian wine reviewer, David Schildknecht, is leaving to be replaced by Stephan Reinhardt.
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