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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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And the Austria Uncorked: SF’s Best Sommelier 2018 Contestants are…

We are pleased to announce the official contestant list for the Austria Uncorked: San Francisco’s Best Sommelier 2018! The event, happening in San Francisco on October 15th at Mourad, will require contestants to complete both a written exam and blind tasting exam and the top three scoring contestants will also complete a service exam. The […]

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Austrian Wine is Heading to Chicago 10/17

Austrian Wine is returning to Chicago with an in-depth seminar – showing a selection of prestigious indigenous varieties such as the white Grüner Veltliner, Riesling and Sauvignon Blanc, red wines Zweigelt, Blaufränkisch and St. Laurent and the famous “liquid gold” sweet wines. Willi Klinger, the Managing Director of the AWMB, will lead you through this […]

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