Tag Archives: Kremstal

Austrian Wine Heading to TexSom 2018

We’re pleased to announce we’re heading to TexSom for another year! Join us at the Grand Tasting on Monday evening, August 13th, for a taste of four great wines from Austria. Winery Christoph Hoch: NV Österreich Pet Nat „Kalkspitz“ Christoph Hoch took responsibility for the winery in 2013 and is supported by his family. He has […]

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Eiswein in the 2016 Vintage!

The 2016 harvest is a very special one! Low temperatures may have most of us cozied by the fire, under a blanket, with a great glass of red wine and a hot tea, but for many Austrian winemakers, it means more time in the vineyards. Eiswein in Austria happens only every few years when temperatures […]

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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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Wine Spectator’s Top 100

The Wine Spectator’s Top 100 list was recently released and on it, to our delight, was not one, but TWO Austrian wine producers. Special congratulations to Weingut Stadt Krems and Weingut Knoll for each earning a spot in Wine Spectator’s Top 100 Wines of 2010. Weingut Stadt Krems:  #93  scored 90 points, retails for $16:  […]

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