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Austrian Wine is Perfect for Picnics… All Summer Long

It’s finally summer and it’s time to celebrate without outdoor barbecues and long, lazy days at the beach… and no summer is completely without delicious wines! This time of year we step away from heavy wines and oak age and into our lighter styled reds and white wines… lucky for us, we have lots to […]

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Great Upcoming Events Featuring Austrian Wine!

Austrian wine has become the darling of many, don’t miss these great chances around the country to experience new producers. June 14, 2017: Riesling Without Borders Support Wheeling Forward with this great Grand Tasting and dinner featuring Riesling from around the world, but most important Austrian Riesling! Tickets and information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/riesling-without-borders-a-noble-grape-for-noble-causes-tickets-34099249774 June 19, 2017: Cafe Katja […]

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Austria’s 2016 vintage: ugly weather, lovely wines

March 9, 2017 – Imagine the vegetation cycle and vintage as a roller coaster ride: this is precisely the memory that Austrian winegrowers and friends of Austrian wine will retain of 2016. But all said and done, there is good to magnificent quality in white, red & sweet wines – in some cases with severely […]

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Austria’s wine exports are booming

March 15, 2017 – Repeated record sales regardless of small harvests – Proceeds from Austria’s wine exports climbed in the year 2016 to a new record level of nearly 148 million Euros, despite a series of small harvests since 2011. This came about thanks to a considerable sales increase in upper-echelon bottled wines: a volume […]

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