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The OG Austria Collective presents SIMPLY PURE: A Pop-up Journey to Purity Through Diversity

From the combined forces of Heather Meyer (Winemonger), Jodi Stern (The Winebow Group), Daniel Hubbard (M.S. Walker) and Monika Caha: This walk around tasting is a window into the diverse and often times categorized methods many producers are taking to achieve purity through natural farming. Already in 1927, Austria was at the forefront of building […]

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Introducing Austria Uncorked: San Francisco’s Best Sommelier Mark Guillaudeu!

The competition was stiff Monday morning in San Francisco as 20 of San Francisco’s best and brightest sommeliers went head-to-head for the change to take home the grand prize – a coveted spot on the biennial Austrian Wine Summit happening in May 2019. Check out the contestants here. A 41 question test covering a wide […]

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And the Austria Uncorked: SF’s Best Sommelier 2018 Contestants are…

We are pleased to announce the official contestant list for the Austria Uncorked: San Francisco’s Best Sommelier 2018! The event, happening in San Francisco on October 15th at Mourad, will require contestants to complete both a written exam and blind tasting exam and the top three scoring contestants will also complete a service exam. The […]

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Austrian Wine is Heading to Chicago 10/17

Austrian Wine is returning to Chicago with an in-depth seminar – showing a selection of prestigious indigenous varieties such as the white Grüner Veltliner, Riesling and Sauvignon Blanc, red wines Zweigelt, Blaufränkisch and St. Laurent and the famous “liquid gold” sweet wines. Willi Klinger, the Managing Director of the AWMB, will lead you through this […]

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