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Austrian Whites are Perfect for Winter Warming

Despite it being almost 2017 there is still a common misperception that white wines are only for warmer weather. We’re here to tell you that it’s time to let go ...

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Austria’s Wine Harvest 2016 – reduced quantity, top quality!

November 15, 2016 – There is hardly any way that a wine harvest in Austria could have more variation to it than this year’s vintage. While in the Steiermark and ...

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Austrian Wine is Heading to Texas & Florida This Month!

Austrian wine is heading to Houston, Austin, and Miami this month on the 13th, 14th, and 17th, respectively. Are you in the wine trade & interested to join us? RSVP ...

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New Head of Department Markets West Barbara Waxenegger

Bittersweet news from the Austrian Wine Marketing board in Vienna. We will miss Marie-Sophie greatly, but are excited to welcome the next chapter into our lives! Prost to a successful continuation of AWMB activities in the USA. The 2016 Austrian harvest lies just ahead of us and will bring us not only very promising wines, […]

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Labor Day Pairings: Austrian Wine & Picnic Fair

Labor Day has come & gone, but it doesn’t mean that picnic season is over! After all, the weather man tells us there is plenty of grilling season ahead. Our chart for Labor Day pairings can easily be repurposed into every day life… someone pass the burgers.  

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2016 Wine Harvest: winegrowers hope for a dry and pleasant autumn

August 25, 2016 – DUE TO DEVASTATING FROST DAMAGE LAST SPRING, A SMALL CROP IS EXPECTED – “The frost catastrophe last spring leaves Austrian winegrowers currently facing a diminished vintage in terms of quantity, although there is a good crop of grapes now hanging on the vines in many regions. After the massive late frosts […]

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Catching up with Austria Uncorked: NY’s Best Sommelier, Justin Timsit

It’s been a couple months since we named Justin Timsit of The Rittenhouse Philadelphia the Austria Uncorked: NY’s Best Sommelier. Since then, Timsit joined the Austrian Wine Marketing Board for the biennial Vie Vinum fair and has been the topic of several prominent news articles.   But we wanted to hear from him first hand. […]

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