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Austrian Whites are Perfect for Winter Warming

Despite it being almost 2017 there is still a common misperception that white wines are only for warmer weather. We’re here to tell you that it’s time to let go of that perception and experience white wines all year round. Here are a few of our favorites from our favorite country: Austria. Leithaberg DAC Weissburgunder: […]

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Austrian Vineyard, © AWMb/Himml

Austria’s Wine Harvest 2016 – reduced quantity, top quality!

November 15, 2016 – There is hardly any way that a wine harvest in Austria could have more variation to it than this year’s vintage. While in the Steiermark and Burgenland, harvest shortfalls from 50 to 80 per cent due to late frost at the end of April can be lamented, in large parts of […]

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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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Vineyard in the Steiermark, © AWMB/Bernhard Schramm

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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