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Austrian Wine Marketing Board Welcomes 830 International Top Wine Players to VieVinum

June 5, 2012 – Between the 2nd and 4th of June, Vienna’s Hofburg Palace was transformed by the Austrian Wine Marketing Board and VieVinum into an international stage for Austrian wines. Every two years, Austria’s winemakers, sommeliers, wine merchants – and wine lovers, of course –  look forward with pure excitement to this great event, which puts Austrian […]

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Are you ready to Riot?

It’s finally here! Our first ever Wine Riot tasting – though the founding organization, Second Glass, has successfully been executing these tastings for years!  Tomorrow, we’re heading to Washington DC for the two tasting sessions, 1-5pm and 7-11pm, held at the Daughters of the Revolution Constitution Hall…we hope you are too! If you’re attending, here’s […]

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The Austrian Vintage 2011 – good wines, good quantities

March 23, 2012 – After a short dry spell due to the rather low quantities of recent vintages the Austrian vintage 2011 presents itself with elegantly balanced white wines and reds from perfectly ripened grapes. With the pickings for the last ice wines at the beginning of February 2012, the harvest of 2011, which finally replenished empty Austrian cellars with […]

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Happy 25th Anniversary to the AWMB Video Testimonials

To celebrate the Austrian Wine Marketing Board’s 25th Anniversary, we compiled a video of testimonials from some top wine people. Check out what they had to say! Special thanks to: Maximilian Riedel: Riedel Terry Theise: Terry Theise Estate Selections Gregory dal Piaz: Snooth Wolfgang Ban: Seasonal Restaurant, Edi & the Wolf Stephen Bitterolf: Crush Wine […]

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