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Spotlight on a Wine Region: Weststeiermark

This month’s featured region is one that is uniquely its own. Located in the southern portion of Austria’s winemaking areas, Weststeiermark is best known for its wines made from Schilcher, formally know as Blauer Wildbacher, as it dominates the 500 hectares of vine in the region. Despite it’s relatively rare status, wines made from Schilcher […]

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Featured Wine Region: The Neusiedlersee

In honor of the heat wave the entire East Coast of the US is experiencing we decided it was appropriate to feature the wine region of Austria named after a lake, Lake Neusiedl, that is (aka the Neusiedlersee.) Hopefully it will help cool us all down. (NOTE: pair this post with a glass of Grüner […]

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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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