Log In / Join Now

Magazine Archives: Feb. 28, 1999

German Vintners Fined for Using Improper Grape Sources

Issue: February 28, 1999


February 28, 1999 German Vintners Fined for Using Improper Grape Sources About 5 percent of the winegrowers in the Piesporter Michelsberg area of Germany have pumped up their production by adding cheaper wine made from vineyards outside the designated area, according to German wine officials.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands February 28, 1999.


To continue reading this page, become a WineSpectator.com member today!

Do you have a Wine Spectator magazine subscription? Save 50% on your Online Membership right now!


Already a member?


WineRatings+ app: Download now for 300,000+ ratings.