Press release

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

Craft Beer Award
13. May 2019 - 9:00

Record participation in the Meininger’s International Craft Beer Award tasting competition // More than 1,200 beers entered // Beer sommelier and journalist Mareike Hasenbeck joins management board

17. March 2019 - 13:15

Nosio SPA Gruppo Mezzacorona receives Best Italian Producer award. Les Domaines Paul Mas wins Best French Producer.

Meininger Verlag
17. March 2019 - 6:00

Christof Queisser, Rotkäppchen-Mumm, is Wine Entrepreneur of the Year.

27. February 2019 - 14:00

Australia number one in overseas category // Kilikanoon Wines and Bodegas Salentein crowned best overseas wineries // Over 300 wines win awards

19. February 2019 - 14:00

Around 7,200 wines from all over the world // Tasting debut for wines from China // 260 international experts assess the entries

14. February 2019 - 16:30

A new record: Fattoria La Vialla has been named the best organic wine producer (international) for the fifth time; the Schwarztrauber winery named best organic wine producer (national) for the fourth time