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And the Austria Uncorked: NY’s Best Sommelier 2016 Contestants Are…

We are pleased to announce the official contestant list for the first ever Austria Uncorked: New York’s Best Sommelier 2016! The event, happening in New York on April 18th at Riverpark, will require contestants to complete both a written exam and blind tasting exam and the top three scoring contestants will also complete a service […]

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Austria Uncorked: NY’s Best Somm 2016!

Calling all sommeliers who can get to New York on April 18th and are looking to showcase their knowledge and skills in a head-to-head competition with some of the industry’s brightest up-and-coming stars! The Austrian Wine Marketing Board will host the first Austrian Sommelier competition on April 18th in New York. The first prize is a trip to […]

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Maslow 6 wants to Sekt you up!

Sekt: word used in German-speaking countries to describe quality sparkling wine as defined by the European Union. (source: Oxford Companion to wine.) We’ve all had sparkling wine, but have you had sekt? More importantly, have you had sekt from Austria? This catch-all term can be confusing for consumers who have had generic bottles from other German speaking countries, […]

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#WineChat RIESLING June 27th 9-10pm EST

After great success with a #WineChat dedicated to Grüner Veltliner back in November, we decided to team up with the #WineChat team again and this time, it’s all about RIESLING. As you may know, we are part of the Summer of Riesling this year – a 94 day celebration of the grape – occurring internationally […]

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