The association "Pro Riesling e. V. "to promote the culture of the Riesling in Germany was founded in 1985 in Trier in the German wine-growing region Moselle founded. The peculiarities of German Riesling wines and sect are highlighted by various measures such as annual Riesling specialist conference, Riesling samples, a series of publications and various documentations. Every two years, a Riesling prize is awarded to wine retailers, gastronomy, sommeliers and publicists forgive. Together with the magazine Vinum In the process, the Riesling Producer Prize will also be awarded. In each case, several hundred German wineries from all growing areas, whose wines from different juries tasted blind become.