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Austrian Wine for Thanksgiving: Infographic

The holidays can be stressful, take the worry out of wine pairings with our handy chart focused on Thanksgiving pairings. Austrian wine = the ultimate pairing collection.  

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Austria’s Wine Harvest – Good, Better, 2015

November 16, 2015 – Finally! Following the problematic and intensively demanding 2014 vintage, 2015 brought happy faces to the Austrian winegrower population. A lovely springtime and for the most part good ...

Austrian Wine Christening and the 2015 Bacchus Prize 2015, Steinhalle Lannach/Steiermark, from the left to the right: Willi Klinger (Head of the Austria Wine Marketing Board), Johannes Schmuckenschlager (Austrian Winegrowers' Association President), National Wine Queen Katharina Putz, Priest Franz Brei, Hermann Schützenhöfer (Regional Member of the Steiermark Provincial Government), August Schmölzer (Austrian Bacchus Prize 2015), Gus Vahlkamp representing The Slanted Door (Austrian Bacchus Prize 2015) and Birgit Perl (Moderation), © AWMB/ Anna Stöcher

Austrian Wine Christening and the 2015 Bacchus Prize…

November 6, 2015 – This year’s christening of the vintage took place on 3 November in Lannach, Weststeiermark. The presiding clergyman, Styrian minister Franz Brei, christened the consecrational wine ‘Gustl ...

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The quality of Austrian Sekt, reaching for a higher plane

November 2, 2015 – The Day of Austrian Sekt 2015 brought with it a cause for celebration. The three levels of the Austrian Sekt quality-pyramid are to be henceforth identified with the designations Klassik, Reserve and Große Reserve (Grand Reserve). With this comes not only the guarantee that – in purchasing an Austrian Sekt with […]

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The Faces & Facets of a Global Classic: Riesling

October 21st brought with it much delight for the wine trade of New York because on that same day there was held the most comprehensive Austrian Riesling tasting the city had ever seen. The tasting, held at Le Bernardin Privee, welcomed top wine professionals from across the Eastern seaboard to join in a riveting discussion […]

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Austrian Magnum Party 5.0 Coming to NYC October 22nd (Trade only)

It’s the most wonderful time the year! Austrian Magnum Party time. The biannual event is always a crowd pleaser and a highlight of the Wine Experience weekend. We hope to see you there! Note: you must RSVP to gain access to this event and only qualified trade & press will be admitted. Danke sehr! 

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Wein Burgenland Comes to Chicago, IL & Charleston, SC!

Good news Chicago and Charleston: Wein Burgenland is coming to a restaurant near you! Open to qualified trade and press only, we are excited to announce these seminars: Chicago: Austria’s Red Wine Culture at Sepia featuring speaks Christian Zechmeister, Managing Director of Wein Burgenland, Jesse Becker MS, and recently named Best New Sommelier by Wine […]

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