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Tour of Heilingenstein, Focus on Riesling: Can You Taste the Rocks?

The biennial Vie VInum fair offers visitors from around the world the chance to experience Austria both in the halls of the Hofburg at the fair, but also throughout the country as excursions, winery visits, and specialized tours are collaborated throughout the regions. One of those excursions was organized thanks to the help of Paul […]

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A Vision of Austrian Winemaking with Winebow Wines & Respekt

We are truly a lucky bunch! Last month we sat down with Winebow, Premium Wine Estates’ Andreas Wickoff and wineries Fred Loimer and Fritz Wieninger, and Leo Schneemann of the KG-NY Group to learn about biodynamics, their place in the world, and what it means for Austrian and wines as a whole. To give you […]

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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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Spotlight on a Wine Region: Niederösterreich Wine

The Niederösterreich region of Austria (meaning lower Austria) is the country’s largest wine-growing area, including eight specific wine growing regions. The regions include: Wachau, Carnuntum, Kremstal DAC, Kamptal DAC , Thermenregion, Wagram, Traisental DAC, and Weinvertel DAC. The region has three major climactic zones: The Weinvertel, the region along the Danube river with adjoining valleys […]

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