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Great ring VDP Moselle

This association of top winemakers was founded in 1908 by the mayor of Trier Albert von Bruchhausen (1859-1948), where the seat is still located today. It was a merger of several winegrower associations of the growing area Moselle yours genuine Wines on Auctions sold. Two years later, at the initiative of the same mayor, the "Association of German Natural Wine Auctioneers" was founded at the national level, which was the predecessor of today VDP (Verband Deutscher Prädikatsweingüter). Today, the Great Ring is a regional group within the VDP. The association organizes various events such as tastings in Germany and abroad with the aim of making the producers known. The 33 members (at the end of 2012) must be full-time winemakers, have vineyards in prime locations with at least 90% stock of Riesling and more Prädikatsweine than the average produce. A similar union is the Bernkasteler Ring,

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