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Announcing the Contestants for Austria’s Best Sommelier: Chicago 2019!

We are pleased to announce the official contestant list for the Austria’s Best Sommelier: Chicago 2019! The event, happening in Chicago on October 14th at Maple & Ash, 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 top […]

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The Austrian Wine Sommelier Competition is Heading to Chicago this October!

The 3rd Austrian Wine Sommelier Competiton (formerly known as Austria Uncorked) is heading to Chicago this October 14th! Sommeliers and industry professionals are invited to compete for a coveted, all expense paid trip to the 2020 VieVinum – Austria’s biggest wine fair! Participants will be asked to complete and theory and tasting portion of the […]

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Wein Burgenland Heads Back to the East Coast This Month – NYC and Philadelphia

Wein Burgenland is heading back to the east coast this month with two great seminars for trade and press in New York and Philadelphia.   June 26th: The Indigenous Red Wines of Burgenland in Philadelphia  For the second time in Philadelphia the Austrian Wine Marketing Board and Wein Burgenland proudly present an in-depth seminar with […]

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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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