Additional resources

For more information on German wine please find a list of resources below:

Links

Drinkaware

Drinkaware aims to change the UK’s drinking habits for the better by promoting responsible drinking.
http://www.drinkaware.co.uk/

German Wine Institute

For more information about German wine around the world, visit the Deutsches WeinInstitut website.
http://www.germanwines.de/Home/

German Wine - More Details

For details on German wine classifications and quality categories, please read the German Wine ...
http://www.germanwines.de/knowledge/quality-standards/quality-categories/

Image Bank

Visit the German Wine Institute's image bank to access images all about German wine.
http://www.germanwines.de/press/photo-archive-login/

VDP: The Association of German Quality and Prädikat Wine Estates

Since its founding in 1910, the VDP, the world's oldest association of wine estates has been ...
http://www.vdp.de/de/start/

Wine in Moderation

The WINE in MODERATION programme is an initiative of the European wine sector aimed at promoting ...
http://www.wineinmoderation.eu/

WSET

Learn about wine with the Wine and Spirit Education Trust
http://www.wsetglobal.tv/

WSTA

Trade body Wine and Spirit Trade Association
http://www.wsta.co.uk/

Glossary

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Halbtrocken

Literally translated as ‘half dry’, these are off-dry wines, with a residual sugar content of up to a maximum of 18 grams per litre.

Handlese

Hand picked grapes.

Hessische Bergstrasse

Small wine growing region in Germany, south of Frankfurt.

Holzausbau

Wine maturation in oak barrels.