The German Wine Magazine was published in 1982 by the journalist Heinz-Gert Woschek founded with the goal to tell the somewhat educated wine lover "all about wine". As publisher and editor-in-chief he has established the magazine as one of the leading wine magazines in Europe. Later, Woschek retired from operations and served for some time as a publisher. The international experts praised this achievement with numerous honors at home and abroad. Later the magazine was taken over by the Bertelsmann publishing house. Of the wine critic Michael Broadbent (* 1927) described the magazine as the "best wine magazine in Germany".
The main topics were grape varieties, producers, regions, crops, vintages, literature, Accessories and wine-related luxury food. The scope was distributed about one third each to Germany, other Europe and the rest of the world. The magazine was published six times a year in Germany, Austria, South Tyrol, Switzerland and Luxembourg with a circulation of more than 50,000 copies. The magazine wurdxe 2005 by the agriculture publishing house bought, its subsidiary Vinum publishing house the wine journal Vinum brings out. Some content was taken over in Vinum, but "everything about wine" has thus disappeared from the market.