The wine magazine "Merum - The magazine for wine and olive oil from Italy" was founded in 1993 by today's editor-in-chief Andreas März in Basel. Today Merum is entirely produced in Italy and printed in Aachen. It is the only German-language medium that deals exclusively with Italian wines. Merumpress AG is based in Grüningen (Zurich, Switzerland), the editors, on the other hand, work and live in Tuscany. The magazine is published six times a year and consists of two parts: the main issue with short news from the Italian wine, but also olive oil and agricultural scene, as well as reports on wine areas, analyzes, columns and interviews with opinion leaders. Each edition comes with “Merum Selezione”, a separate one wine guide
, in which around 2,000 wine reviews
and tasting notes of Italian wines. There is also an online portal.