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Journey of Discovery During Austria’s Wine Spring

The upcoming Wine Spring is an invitation to enjoy short holiday visits to Austrian winemakers and their wines. The wine regions are often just a short trip away, and they offer not only a wide range of excellent wines and tasty specialities, but a complete experience of relaxation and wellness with exercise and fun. With the online platform diereisezumwein.at […]

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Experience Austria w/ KW Selection!

This year’s annual VieVinum is sure to be a great success – in short, VieVinum is Austria’s largest wine festival offering hundreds of wine professionals from around the world the chance to sip, savor, and celebrate with the largest number of winemakers (and, therefore, wines) in one spot. This biennial wine fair is highly coveted […]

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Spotlight on a Wine Region: Mittelburgenland DAC

Mittelburgenland is one of the most important DAC regions for red wines best know for the racy character it imparts on its Blaufränkisch and other red wines. Wines made from Blaufränkisch, however, are the only wines that may be classified in this region and this grape is also the most widely produced. Despite the dense […]

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Austrian Wine Summit – Day 2: The Weinviertel DAC

The next morning each of the four groups was hustled onto early morning buses to embark on their separate journeys. Our bus took us to the Weinviertel DAC where we learned a little bit more about the region and had an opportunity to taste through many wines not available in the US. The Weinviertel DAC […]

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