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Labor Day Pairings: Austrian Wine & Picnic Fair

Labor Day has come & gone, but it doesn’t mean that picnic season is over! After all, the weather man tells us there is plenty of grilling season ahead. Our chart for Labor Day pairings can easily be repurposed into every day life… someone pass the burgers.  

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The Wine Law: Dynamic Austria

July 1, 2016 – There’s something going on in Austria. In the first six months of 2016, resolutions were passed providing for numerous new developments in the Austrian wine law. On the 14th of June, these reforms came into effect in the form of an amendment to the Wine Law of 2009, encompassing – among other […]

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Wein Burgenland’s Epic Trip to Minneapolis & Denver

May marked Wein Burgenland’s descent to the middle of the US visiting two markets previously untouched by the marketing body. Minneapolis kicked off with a great dinner at HeyDay , one of the city’s top restaurants. Menu & wines: Apero Grüner veltliner Brut Szigeti (Winebow) 1st) Buttered Asparagus with Horseradish Cream and Grilled Parsley “green” “buttery” […]

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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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