A first-timer's guide to Germany
When a forum thread entitled What German wine have you drunk this week? gets well over 200 replies, you can be pretty sure you are among ardent Deutschophiles. Yet Germany remains a daunting prospect for those less well versed in its diverse vinous universe - myself included. So my first ever visit to the country this September was set to put that straight. This article, then, is an introduction to seven of the producers I visited, chosen by me on this jaunt organised by the generic organisation Wines of Germany. It outlines the style of each, followed by tasting notes taken in situ . I hope that it will prove useful to those...
Sorry, this page is available only to current Purple Pages members. If you're not a member, why not join today and meet a lively community of fellow wine enthusiasts?
If you are already a Purple Pager, please log in.
Sign up for Purple Pages
Paid membership access only