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Austrian Wines Find a Home in California

In times of old, the mention of Grüner Veltliner or Blaufränkisch… even Riesling, would result in a sideways glance from the majority of people, a gloss of the eyes, and a response of, “I’ll have the Chardonnay.” But if there’s any testament to the fact that Austrian varieties have become a mainstay on any worthwhile […]

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Austrian Wine Pop-up Heuriger at the WBC 14

This past weekend Austrian wine took over a local winery in Santa Barbara’s Buellton, Cold Heaven Cellars, in the regions first-ever, pop-up heuriger held during the annual Wine Blogger’s Conference. Friday night was all about Austria as Bar Biesl of Los Angeles cooked up some traditional Austrian fare – hello goulash, pretzels, and sausage – […]

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