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Celebrating 30 Years of the Austrian Wine Marketing Board

Happy Birthday to the Austrian Wine Marketing Board! Now entering its 31st year, the AWMB turned 30 in 2016 and no 30th birthday celebration is complete without ones friends. As a result, this great video was created by friends around the world to celebrate.   In the US we reached out to some of our friends […]

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Bottlenotes & Brushstrokes: A Pairing of Wine & Art

Earlier this month Austrian wine importer, Circo Vino, hosted an unprecedented tasting featuring the artwork of John Diehl and the wines from their outstanding portfolio. Many of the winemakers showed up for the event and graciously shared their wines with top sommeliers, press, and restauranteurs in the NYC wine trade. The event kicked off with […]

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Terry Theise: Vertical Tasting of the Kamptal

We are certainly a lucky group. Last October marked our four decades tasting of Grüner Veltliner and we were fortunate enough to be invited to another great event hosted by Terry Theise last week. The event featured the wines of the Kamptal from producers Weingut Hiedler, Weingut Hirsch, Weingut Bründlmayer, and Weingut Schloss Gobelsburg from […]

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Laurenz V Tasting – (Grüner) Tasting on Thin Ice

It’s not surprise that Grüner Veltliner has found a home for itself outside of Austria. After all, it’s versatility to pair with food, it’s unique character, and it’s general ability to wow its taster make it an obvious choice for international planting. Still, Grüner still faces some challenges. The majority is still consumed in Germanic […]

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