On Wednesday 27th June, Wines of Germany held the first ever UK Riesling Summit in Central London. More than 100 people from all areas of the drinks trade attended, taking part in a live panel debate looking at the opportunities available to Germany in the lower alcohol category, tasting over 65 German and international Rieslings, as well as participating in various masterclasses in celebration of the infamous grape. For more information, check out our Phipps News and Views.
In addition, Wines of Germany are currently running a summer promotion called the 31 Days of German Riesling to encourage British consumers to see German wines in a new light and to discover the delicious taste of German Rieslings. For more information, check out www.31daysofgermanriesling.co.uk.