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2018: The Vintage: Fully Ripened and Bountiful!

This year’s harvest – the earliest ever recorded – will exceed the previous year’s volume, with the most recent data from Statistik Austria estimating about 3.2 million hectolitres! Growers are certainly pleased with the fine quality of the grapes, which could for the most part be harvested this year without much concern over potential diseases. […]

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Registration is Now Officially Open for Austria Uncorked: San Francisco’s Best Somm 2018

We are happy to announce registration is officially open for Austria Uncorked: San Francisco’s Best Somm 2018! We’re kicking off the competition on September 6th at The Barrel Room SF with a Master Class hosted by Jesse Becker MS at 10:30am-12:30pm. Participation in the master class is not required, but highly recommended for those who are serious […]

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Austrian Newsbites 9/9/2011

It’s Friday and we’ve come to realize that our enjoyment of reading a weeks worth of Austrian wines should, naturally, be shared with everyone else. After all, it’s likely you’ve got a dull headache from too many sips of Gruener Veltliner or Riesling with dinner last night, you’re more likely looking forward to the friends […]

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