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September 7, 2015

Wine Postage Stamps from Austria: Carnuntum chosen for the ‘Wine Regions’ series in 2015

Each year since 2012, the Austrian National Postal Service has created a special edition of stamps dedicated to the wine-producing regions... Read more

September 3, 2015

The Wine Harvest 2015: growers are relieved – their grapes have made it through the very hot summer in good condition

THE QUALITY THIS YEAR IS PARTICULARLY HIGH, AND YIELDS WILL BE IN THE AVERAGE RANGE - ‘This year’s crop of wine grapes has made it through... Read more

August 26, 2015

On the Way to Wine in the Autumn

A hot summer is drawing gradually to its conclusion, and the first yellow-tinted leaves are beginning to appear as harbingers of the coming... Read more

September 3, 2015

New EU Vineyard System

WINE LAW AMENDMENT ENTERS INTO FORCE ON JANUARY 1ST, 2016 - According to Johannes Schmuckenschlager, president of the Austrian Wine Growers Association: “It is well known that the EU has adopted a new vineyard regime that focuses... read more

August 20, 2015

Austria’s Wine Exports Continue on Successful Course

DEMAND FOR WINE FROM AUSTRIA CLIMBS WORLDWIDE IN 2014. The final figures just released by Statistik Austria confirm that new records were set in international wine exports for 2014. Export sales increased by an impressive six... read more

June 5, 2015

The Wine Summit 2015 - Elite members of the international wine community paid a visit to Austria’s wine-growing regions

The Austrian Wine Marketing Board (AWMB) sponsored an international gathering of wine industry professionals, who came and toured Austria’s wine country from the 30th of May to the 3rd of June. Some 165 wine journalists and... read more

May 21, 2015

First Austrian wine producers “certified sustainable”

The online certification tool “Sustainable Austria” that was introduced almost a year ago by our national viticultural association was received by the growers with great interest from the very beginning. Since the inception of... read more

March 30, 2015

Austria's Wine and Asparagus – the Culinary Highlight of Spring

Two tried and true culinary pleasures come together once a year to create a very special Springtime flavour adventure! The freshly picked seasonal vegetable, asparagus, livens up the dining table - especially when served with... read more

March 25, 2015

ProWein 2015: Austrian success in the new hall 17

Austrian winemakers can certainly look back at a successful Austrian premiere of ProWein 2015 in the new hall 17. With 352 wineries, winemakers and spirit producers present, it was the largest Austrian participation in this fair... read more

March 2, 2015

Austria's 2014 Vintage – Worth The Struggle

The difficult weather conditions during the Summer and Autumn of 2014 were no secret. And they certainly left Austrian winemakers with their hands full as they did everything they could to pick healthy, ripe grapes in the... read more