Recommended reading

There are numerous good publications about German wines on the market.
Here’s our shortlist of favorites.

 

VDP members directory, 2017
The "Who is Who" of the VDP: all VDP members with pictures and text.
Bilingual German/English | DIN A4 | 260 pages | Edition November 2017

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Riesling Rediscovered Bold, Bright, and Dry | John Winthrop Haeger, 2018
Riesling Rediscovered looks at the present state of dry Riesling across the Northern Hemisphere: where it is grown and made, what models and objectives vintners have in mind, and what parameters of grape growing and winemaking are essential when the goal is a delicious dry wine. John Winthrop Haeger explores the history of Riesling to illuminate how this variety emerged from a crowded field of grape varieties grown widely across northern Europe. Riesling Rediscovered is a comprehensive, current, and accessible overview of what many consider to be the world’s finest and most versatile white wine.

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A Traveller's Wine Guide to Germany | Freddy Price, 2013
Anyone looking for delicious food and wine, stunning landscapes and a warm welcome will find Germany wine country truly delightful. The tremendous diversity of its wines is a revelation to many visitors to Germany.  This book offers many tips on where to enjoy the local cuisine with these delightful wines as well as meeting the winemakers, as it guides visitors on a journey through Germany’s thirteen wine regions.

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