Tag Archives: red wine

Wein Burgenland Heads to Washington D.C.

You asked and we answered! Wein Burgenland is heading back to Washington D.C. October 24th and this time it’s all red wine from Burgenland! We’re featuring wines from producers old and new – including older vintages – and showcasing the development of Austria’s red wine culture over the years. Leave your preconceived notions of Austrian […]

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Austrian Wine Took Over California!

April brought the Austrian Wine Marketing Board to the west coast in a week-long extravaganza of events! First stop: San Francisco’s RN74 restaurant where Willi Klinger, Managing Director of the Austrian Wine Marketing Board, and David Glancy, Master Sommelier, spoke to a captive audience about Austria’s red wines. The four flights focused on Zweigelt, Pinot Noir, […]

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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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12 Days of Austrian Wine: Day Six Zweigelt

We just concluded our biggest promotion of Austrian red wines ever to hit the US, but we’re still loving these wines consistently! Today’s feature is Zweigelt (Tsvy-gelt)! After having been determined to be the best wine for Thanksgiving, it’s a natural choice to continue the trend through Christmas and the entire holiday season. According to the […]

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