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Austria’s Wine Harvest 2016 – reduced quantity, top quality!

November 15, 2016 – There is hardly any way that a wine harvest in Austria could have more variation to it than this year’s vintage. While in the Steiermark and Burgenland, harvest shortfalls from 50 to 80 per cent due to late frost at the end of April can be lamented, in large parts of […]

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NYC Austrian Wine Celebration with Crush Wine Co. & Seasonal Restaurant

Wednesday, May 16th, marked a momentous occasion for Austrian wine lovers in New York City. Crush Wine & Spirit’s Stephen Bitterolf, in conjunction with Wolfgang Ban and Seasonal Restaurant, invited dinner patrons to the restaurant for a four-course- Austrian wine extravaganza. Unlike traditional wine dinners where the food and wine pairings are set ahead of […]

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Austrian Vintage 2010 – The Year of Challenge

The Weather The weather conditions throughout 2010 demanded the utmost in know-how and skill from Austrian winemakers. After a Winter that swung between cold and practically Spring-like temperatures in February, the month of March began with icy temperatures and ended with pleasant Spring weather. April was dry in western and southern Austria, but the wine-growing […]

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