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Labor Day Pairings: Austrian Wine & Picnic Fair

Labor Day has come & gone, but it doesn’t mean that picnic season is over! After all, the weather man tells us there is plenty of grilling season ahead. Our chart for Labor Day pairings can easily be repurposed into every day life… someone pass the burgers.  

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Day Two: Carnuntum Tasting Lunch with Artner & Netzl

A short walk down the road from Weingut Markowitsch led us to the restaurant, Bitterman for lunch where we were met by Christina Artner-Netzl and Christoph Artner. Before we dive into the wines there is something you need to understand about Austria. From an outsider’s perspective it doesn’t seem possible to find such extraordinary culinary […]

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Back to the states!

The Austrian Wine USA team had the honor and privilege to travel through the vineyards of Austria in all four growing states for the past two weeks… and what a treat it was for us! If you haven’t already, we highly recommend checking out the Facebook page for photos of the trip! We’ll be covering […]

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The Austrian Wine Year 2012 – a Beautiful Vintage

November 2, 2012 – The 2012 vintage is bringing lovers of Austrian wine exciting, fruity andfull-bodied wines. Beautiful weather conditions nurtured healthy and ripe grapes, even though the dry Summer heat created the need for plenty of attention later on in the cellar in order to ensure clean fermentation as well as fresh, pure aromatics and flavours. Also, the moderateacidity is requiring a certain sensitivity in the cellar in order to successfully […]

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