The German Wine
German Wine: It’s not what you think. From a land where fairytale castles meet cutting-edge cities. Classical music meets EDM. And traditional winemaking is an extreme sport. There’s a style for every palate, from reds, whites, to sparkling Sekt. So, discover Germany’s regions with Wine Enthusiast — and find what you’re looking for.
German Grapes: While renowned for its Riesling, Germany boasts a bevy of other varietals that deserve our attention. From a sleeper white grape to Europe’s next great red, learn about six of the country's most important wines.
German Sekt: Germans have a fondness for sparkling wine they call Sekt. Typically made from Riesling and Pinots noir, blanc, and gris, German Sekt comes in different quality categories. Learn about Sekt and why bubbles aren’t just for special occasions.