Category: Quality Levels

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German Wine Law Changes Planned for 2026

Si prefieres leer este artículo en español, haz clic aquí. Important changes to German wine law were officially announced 27 January 2021 If you would like to know how to pronounce the German wine terms in this article, please navigate to the end of this article. Estimated Reading Time: approximately 15 minutes Introduction The German government first began officially regulating the production of wine … Read More German Wine Law Changes Planned for 2026

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Understanding German Wine Quality Levels

To protect the consumer and so that the consumer has some idea of what’s in the bottle, legislation and norms are established regulating viticulture, vinification, and the information indicated on the label. History abounds with examples of the adulteration and falsification of food and beverage products: in the Middle Ages, the baker’s helper who would hide under the table and steal bits of the … Read More Understanding German Wine Quality Levels