Austrian Sekt is All You Need for a Happy New Year

The time has come to say goodbye to 2018 and with that means it’s time to celebrate the good things of the past year and those that lie ahead in ...

Wine Marketing: New Management as of 2020

AWMB Managing Director Wilhelm Klinger will be leaving his office effective 31.12.2019, thus initiating a generational change in leadership at the Austrian Wine Marketing Board. Wilhelm Klinger announced his orderly retirement ...

2018: The Vintage: Fully Ripened and Bountiful!

This year’s harvest – the earliest ever recorded – will exceed the previous year’s volume, with the most recent data from Statistik Austria estimating about 3.2 million hectolitres! Growers are ...

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The OG Austria Collective presents SIMPLY PURE: A Pop-up Journey to Purity Through Diversity

From the combined forces of Heather Meyer (Winemonger), Jodi Stern (The Winebow Group), Daniel Hubbard (M.S. Walker) and Monika Caha: This walk around tasting is a window into the diverse and often times categorized methods many producers are taking to achieve purity through natural farming. Already in 1927, Austria was at the forefront of building […]

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Introducing Austria Uncorked: San Francisco’s Best Sommelier Mark Guillaudeu!

The competition was stiff Monday morning in San Francisco as 20 of San Francisco’s best and brightest sommeliers went head-to-head for the change to take home the grand prize – a coveted spot on the biennial Austrian Wine Summit happening in May 2019. Check out the contestants here. A 41 question test covering a wide […]

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THE PREMIERE, 22 OCTOBER 2018: AUSTRIAN SEKT G.U. GROSSE RESERVE TAKES THE STAGE

After years of behind-the-scenes preparation, the Austrian Sekt Gala on 22 October marks a new milestone in Austria’s Sekt history: the highest level of Austrian sparkling wine, Sekt g.U. Grosse Reserve, will be presented for the first time. With this, Austria will take its place conclusively among the ranks of top sparkling wine producers. PROTECTED […]

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Wein Burgenland Heads to Washington D.C.

You asked and we answered! Wein Burgenland is heading back to Washington D.C. October 24th and this time it’s all red wine from Burgenland! We’re featuring wines from producers old and new – including older vintages – and showcasing the development of Austria’s red wine culture over the years. Leave your preconceived notions of Austrian […]

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