Posts Tagged "wine"

Wiesbaden Wine Fair

Taste fine wines by a series of regional vineyards at this year’s Wine Fair in the foyer of the city hall on November 1 and 2. Admission costs €18 including… Read more

Pfalzwein 2Go Fair

Discover and acquire delicious regional wines at Pfalzwein 2Go Fair at Festhalle Duttweiler on October 19 and 20. Admission costs €10, you will receive a full refund with a purchase… Read more

Vintner Fest

Enjoy fine wines and culinary delights as well as family entertainment in Bockenheim’s city center between October 18 and 21. Admission is free. For more information go to www.deutsche-weinstrasse.de  Photo… Read more

Bacchus Wine Fest

Regional culinary delights, fine wines and a cozy atmosphere await at Weingut Raßkopf-Hofmann’s traditional Bacchus wine fair in Bad Dürkheim from September 27 to 29, October 3 to 6 and… Read more

Fall Fest

Enjoy seasonal delicacies and wine as well as a cozy atmosphere at Weingut Veddeler in Erpolzheim during their annual Fall Fest on October 5 and 6. Admission is free. For… Read more

Bacchus Wine Fest

Regional culinary delights, fine wines and a cozy atmosphere await at Weingut Raßkopf-Hofmann’s traditional Bacchus wine fair in Bad Dürkheim from September 27 to 29, October 3 to 6 and… Read more

German Wine Fest

The German Wine Fest in the heart of the world’s oldest wine road, in Neustadt a. d. Weinstrasse, will enchant visitors with fine culinary delights, a ferris wheel and other… Read more

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Fall Fest

Guided walks, sweet and savory palatinate delicacies and fine wines await at Winzer eG Herrenberg-Honigsäckel in Bad Dürkheim during their annual Fall Festival on September 28 and 29. Admission is… Read more

Palatinate Wine Village

Enjoy fine new wines and culinary delights at the Palatinate Wine Village in Neustadt a.d. W. (Bahnhofsvorplatz) between September 27 and October 14. Admission is free. For more information go… Read more

Bacchus Wine Fest

Regional culinary delights, fine wines and a cozy atmosphere await at Weingut Raßkopf-Hofmann’s traditional Bacchus wine fair in Bad Dürkheim from September 27 to 29, October 3 to 6 and… Read more

Federweißer Fest

Federweißer is young, new wine, which is cloudy, low on alcohol and very sweet. It’s only available during September and early October before it turns into proper wine. Enjoy a… Read more

Wine Kerwe

Enjoy fine wines and culinary delights at Albsheim an der Eis’s Weinkerwe, Wine Fest, between September 27 and 30. Admission is free. For more information go to www.deutsche-weinstrasse.de  Photo by… Read more

Wine, Castles and a Carriage Ride

Make an ordinary weekend to a very extraordinary one! Take a horse and carriage ride through the Rheingau vineyard, while sipping Riesling wine and castle hopping.

Cooking with Klaus – Red Wine Noodles with Panko Crumbs

Ingredients for 4 people 1 cup finely diced carrots 1 cup finely diced celery 1 cup finely diced onions 2 finely diced garlic cloves 8 tablespoons olive oil 1 chili,… Read more

St. Martin – Picturesque little Village on the Wine Road

Located on the Wine Road, St. Martin is nested in the hills and surrounded by vineyards. It is the ideal paradise to visit for its beauty, wine, food, shopping and more.

Bad Dürkheim Wurstmarkt – The World’s Biggest Wine Festival

The Wurstmarkt in the spa town of Bad Dürkheim is the world’s biggest wine festival and it’s taking place on the second and third weekend of September.

Bernkastel Wine Festival

The Wine Fest in Bernkastel has a carnival for kids, lots of food, wine and beer for the adults and fireworks. Mark your calendar for next September.

Beer and liquor World in Darmstadt

Getränkemarkt Maruhn in Darmstadt prides itself in having specialty selections of beverages from around the world. Pick up your next beer, wine and more.

Sekt Fest Eltville

Eltville hosts each summer an annual Sekt Festival, showcasing its regional and delicious sparkling wine and more. Mark your calendar for next year’s event!

German Wine Labels

Reading Wine Labels in Germany

Here are a few tips to help you decipher German wine labels. Living in central Germany puts you right in the middle of some of the best vineyards in the world. It would be a shame not to learn something about German wine during your stay.

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How to wine-taste: German style

One of the most fun things to do in Germany is a wine tasting or Weinprobe. Since about 60 percent of all German wine is produced in the state of Rheinland-Pfalz, residents of the KMC are in the middle of a wine tasting wonderland.

Explore one of the world’s oldest wine estates: Schloss Vollrads

Schloss Vollrads is one of the oldest wine estates in the world, dating back to the 13th century and is located near Wiesbaden and Frankfurt.

Enchanting Almond Bloom Festivities

Learn about the Almond Bloom Festival at the German Wine Road in the Rhineland-Palatinate area.

A White Christmas Sangria!

For this holiday season make your very own White Christmas Sangria with a Pinot Grigio. Then sit back, relax, and enjoy!

Beilstein along the Moselle River

Make your way to Beilstein, a quaint countryside village tucked into the hillside. You can now can enjoy the beautiful fall colors and a nice glass of wine.

White Christmas Sangria

For this holiday season make your very own White Christmas Sangria with a Pinot Grigio. Then sit back, relax, and enjoy!

Beautiful Beilstein

Make your way to Beilstein, a quaint countryside village tucked into the hillside. You can now can enjoy the beautiful fall colors and a nice glass of wine.

Bad Dürkheim 2015 in Review

I know,  I know…another wine fest! But, this isn’t just any wine fest. This is the Mother of all Wine Fests. This is to Wine what Oktoberfest is to Beer…. Read more

Arts, Wine and More

The quaint town of Zellertal is situated in Palatinate wine region. Toss in some art and food and you have the enchanting Zellertal Arts and Wine Market.

Paint-and-Sip Class– Create Your Own Art

Get your creative juices flowing and enjoy the class Paint-and-Sip. This fun and creative class takes place in a great ambiance including wine and music.

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Take a Walk on the Wine Side…

A wine and/or culinary walk in the Pfalz is a rite of passage that every American should experience whilst in Germany.

Take a Trip to Mainz

Mainz is a city steeped with history, culture and beauty, as well as some fantastic views and fabulous shopping opportunities.

Bernkastel-Kues – Not Just for Wine-Lovers

Bernkastel-Kues offers a nostalgic atmosphere, street festivals, savory wines and a whole lot more.

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It’s Wine Festival Season in Germany!!

It’s impossible not to love Germany during Wine Festival season. Although wine fests can be found around the region nearly year round, the largest and most well known festivals happen in the early fall, starting this weekend!

Prosecco from Italy

Have you tried Prosecco?

Learn about Prosecco, a fruity alcoholic beverage, similar to champagne, which is produced in Italy and enjoyed throughout the world.