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Craft Beer Award
22. July 2020 - 17:00

The best beers of 2020 // Brauerei-Gasthof Kundmüller and Brauerei Schützengarten are the best craft brewers // Outstanding beers from Germany and Switzerland

7. July 2020 - 16:00

Gin trend continues // German whisky triumphs
"Spirits of the Year" awarded at a virtual awards ceremony

The Spirits of the Year 2020 were presented today during a live virtual award ceremony. A total of 314 spirits were honoured by the jury of the 17th Meininger's International Spirits Award ISW competition, held in Germany.

best of riesling
18. June 2020 - 12:45

Best of Riesling 2020: The best Rieslings of the year present themselves (digital)

The best Rieslings of the year were presented today in Neustadt an der Weinstrasse (Germany). The world's largest international Riesling competition honored the best in a virtual awards ceremony. This year, a total of 2,017 wines from all the great and important Riesling growing regions of the world were tasted and evaluated.

26. February 2020 - 15:00

Australia number one in overseas category // Kilikanoon Wines once again the best Australian winery // Over 330 award-winning wines

18. February 2020 - 9:00

Impressive statistics at the MUNDUS VINI Spring Tasting: 7,500 wines submitted from all over the world // 268 jurors from 54 countries taste the entries in a concealed manner

13. February 2020 - 14:15

From strength to strength: Fattoria La Vialla is the best organic wine producer (international), whereas the prize for best national organic wine producer goes to Schwarztrauber

9. September 2019 - 14:00

Australia once again the top overseas performer // Casella Family Brands is the best Australian winegrower

11. July 2019 - 10:00

16th Meiningers International Spirits Award ISW in 2019: BOAR Gin named Gin of the Year // Gin secures its top position in the competition // Best spirits acknowledged in a variety of categories  

best of riesling
27. June 2019 - 14:00

Best of Riesling 2019: Meininger Verlag selects the top 125 Rieslings of the year

Meininger Verlag and the viticulture minister of Rhineland-Palatinate, Dr Volker Wissing, today honoured 125 national and international vineyards for their finest Rieslings. A total of 2,445 wines from 14 countries were entered in the world’s largest Riesling competition.

Craft Beer Award
18. June 2019 - 10:30

The Störtebeker Braumanufaktur is the National Craft Brewer of the Year // The International Craft Brewer of the Year award went to Doppelleu Boxer from Switzerland // Noticeable increase in the number of entries for barrel-aged and alcohol-free beers