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Saturday 20 September 2014

Germany

Q&A: Manfred Burg, Schmitt-Söhne

Aside from being the winemaker at Schmitt Söhne, Manfred Burg also owns a wine estate in Mosel where he produces mainly Riesling wines.

Friday, September 19th, 2014 No Comments »

Germany weighs up climate change impact

German producers have welcomed the impact of global warming, despite evidence that rising temperatures could increase the risk of storm damage.

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Six new Masters of Wine announced

Six new Masters of Wine have been announced taking the total number of MWs worldwide to 319 in 24 countries.

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Beers brewed for Nato world leaders

Welsh brewery Brains toasted the Nato Summit with three beers named after world leaders in attendance.

Monday, September 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Waiter breaks beer-carrying record

The world record for the number of beer-filled mass carried by one waiter has been broken in Germany.

Monday, September 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Bakers threaten Oktoberfest pretzel strike

Visitors to Germany’s famed beer festival could be forced to go without the popular salted-snack this year.

Monday, September 1st, 2014 No Comments »

HK’s Riesling Weeks winners revealed

Wines of Germany has announced the winners of its Hong Kong Riesling Weeks competition from across the on- and off-trades.

Monday, September 1st, 2014 No Comments »

German wine reforms a positive change

Wine reforms in Germany should see the re-emergence of some spectacular long lost appellations.

Friday, August 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Germans drink up to celebrate World Cup

Germans have been toasting the success of their football heroes, reversing a generation-long decline in beer sales to see a 4.4% jump in the year to July.

Monday, August 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Amathus staff get naked for Riesling

Taking the celebration of Wines of Germany’s 31 Days of German Riesling campaign to new heights, staff at Amathus have been getting naked in honour of the grape.

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 No Comments »

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