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Day 1: Dinner with Gerhard Kracher in Illmitz

We don’t just call it “liquid gold” for fun – there’s a reason the sweet wines of Burgenland, particularly those bordering Lake Neusiedl , have earned this title. After our departure from our friends in Vienna, we headed down to Illmitz, home of Weingut Kracher, one of the best-known wineries for this style of wine. […]

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The Streets Were Alive with the Taste of Austria Wine

October is flying by, seems like just yesterday we were sipping wine from over 60 double magnums of premium juice… actually, that was last Wednesday. Wednesday marked the end of NYC’s first Austrian Pop-up store’s two-week run and a celebration was surely in order. It began with Taste Austria – an intimate extravaganza of Austrian […]

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Gerhard Kracher Nominated Winemaker of the Year

We’d like to extend a special congratulations to Gerhard Kracher of  Weingut Kracher for being named one of only five nominees for Wine Enthusiast ‘s 2011 Wine Star Awards. Weingut Kracher is one of the best known sweet wine producers in Austria, if not the world. Despite Gerhard’s relatively short time as Director and head […]

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Featured Food Pairing: Austria Uncorked Edition, Seasonal & Vienna Cookie Company

No gourmet food spread would be complete without dessert, which is why Wolfgang Ban of Seasonal and Heidi Riegler of Vienna Cookie Company are tantalizing your taste buds with Austrian Cheesecake and Austrian Cookies, respectively. Add a little dessert wine from Burgenland and we know you’ll have a tough time pulling yourself away! Seasonal is […]

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