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Wednesday 24 August 2016 loc: GB


German man made ‘wine queen’ of Kesten

A 24-year-old German man has been crowned the official “wine queen” of the town of Kesten in the Mosel after no women put themselves forward for the role.

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Syrian refugee named German wine queen

Syrian refugee Ninorta Bahno has become the first asylum seeker to be named as wine queen in Germany.

Thursday, August 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Germany ousted as world’s biggest hop grower by US

The US is now home to the world’s largest crops of hops, knocking Germany from the top spot for the first time in half a century.

Friday, July 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Adnams celebrates 25 year partnership with Bitburger

Adnams is celebrating 25 years working with the brewer of Germany’s No. 1 draught beer brand, Bitburger.

Friday, July 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Waitrose highlights campaign for German Riesling

Waitrose is anticipating strong sales of German Riesling, as it rolls out national tasting in-store as part of the 31 Days of German Riesling campaign.

Friday, July 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Beer saint’s day: Arnulf of Metz

Today is the feast day of Arnulf of Metz, a patron saint of brewers whose beer cup, according to legend, really did run over.

Monday, July 18th, 2016 No Comments »

16 German winemakers to watch

As Generation Riesling celebrates its 10th anniversary, db presents 16 young German winemakers that appear destined for success…

Monday, July 11th, 2016 7 Comments »

Woman named Black Tower’s ‘superfan’

German wine producer Black Tower has dubbed a woman from Warwickshire its “official superfan” after discovering she had collected nearly 30 of its limited edition bottles.

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Stuart Pigott: Generation Riesling, I salute you

Wine writer and German wine specialist Stuart Pigott has used the 10th anniversary of Generation Riesling to praise young German winemakers for transforming the image of the country’s wine.

Friday, June 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Uncorked: Katharina Fladung

Katharina Fladung is this year’s German Wine Princess and represents the German wine industry internationally. She speaks to dbHK about her favourite time of year and her constant pursuit for perfection.

Thursday, June 16th, 2016 No Comments »

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