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Introducing Schilcherland DAC

October 16, 2017 – As of this date, Austria has a tenth specific DAC winegrowing region: Schilcherland DAC – in the west of the federal state of Steiermark (Styria), formerly known as ‘Weststeiermark’. Here, the red wine variety Blauer Wildbacher is vinified into a rosé wine called Schilcher. Following an extended political process of discussion, pending changes to the DAC […]

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Featured Wine Region: Leithaberg DAC/Neusiedlersee-Hügelland

The Leithaberg region of Austria is DAC classified region also known as the Neusiedlersee-Hügelland, Burgenland. It offers a plethora of wine styles coming from versatile wine producers ranging from expressive reds to luscious dessert wines featuring the grapes Chardonnay, Weißburgunder & Blaufränkish. This versatility can be accounted for by the Leithabirge also known as the […]

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