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Most widely planted white grape in Germany   

Riesling

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Second most widely planted white grape in Germany   

Muller-Thurgau

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Most widely planted red grape in Germany   

Spatburgunder (Pinot Noir)

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German name for Pinot Gris   

Grauburgunder/Rulander

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German name for Pinot Blanc   

Weissburgunder

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Term used for basic "table wine" made from 100% German grapes   

Deutscher Wein

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ggA   

Geschutzte Geographische Angabe: Term used for the PGI category formerly known as "Landwein"

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Two categories of wine that are collectively classified as "gU"   

QbA (Qualitatswein) and Pradikatswein

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The lowest (least-ripe) level of the German Pradikat 

 Kabinett

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Level of the German Pradikat that translates to "late harvest"   

Spatlese

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Level of the German Pradikat that translates to "selected harvest"   

Auslese

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Level of the German Pradikat that translates to "selected berries" 

 Beerenauslese

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Level of the German Pradikat that translates to "selected dried berries"   

Trockenbeerenauslese

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Levels of the German Pradikat, in order from lowest possible ripeness to highest   

Kabinett - SpatleseAuslese - Beerenauslese & EisweinTrockenbeerenauslese

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Scale used in Germany to determine grape ripeness (density)   

Oechsle

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Germany has 13 of these recognized wine regions   

Anbaugebiete

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Germany has ~40 of these "regional" or "district"-style appellations   

Bereiche

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Germany has ~163 of these appellations, which are basically geography-based groupings of vineyards   

Grosslagen

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Germany has more than 2,700 of these appellations, which come close to being "single vineyard" appellations   

Einzellagen

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VDP   

The Verband Deutscher Pradikatsweinguter (Association of German Pradikat Wine Estates)

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VDP term for the highest-level vineyards of a recognized estate   

VDP Grosse Lage

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Weissherbst   

A type of German rose'

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Term used for German sparkling wine   

Sekt or Schaumwein

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German wine region located just across the Rhine River from Alsace   

Baden

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Two wine regions located in the former East Germany 

 Sachen and Saale Unstrut

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Leading grape variety of Austria   

Gruner Veltliner

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Name often used in Austria for Chardonnay   

Morillon

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Most widely planted red grape in Austria   

Zweigelt

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Austrian measure for must weight   

KMW (Klosterneuburger Mostwaage)

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Level of the Austrian Pradikat found between Beerenauslese and TBA   

Ausbruch