Hot Cider

Hot Cider

A woman holds a glass of steaming cider in Frankfurt, Jan.19. Frankfurt Cider, apple wine made from pressed apples from regional orchards, usually is served cold in the typical glass with a lozenge cut. In the cold season though it is quite popular here to drink it hot with spices and sugar. The taste takes some getting used to…

Frankfurt Wine

Frankfurt Wine

Mellow Riesling grapes wait for harvest at the Lohrberg vineyard in the northeast of the city, Oct.6. Frankfurt is one of the few major German cities to have a vineyard within its city limits. Up to 10.000 bottles of white wine are produced here every year. (The grapes in this picture are back-lit by a flashlight)