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January 20, 2015

Preliminary Export Statistics for 2014 Show Slight Gains

According to export figures for the first nine months of 2014, provided by Statistik Austria, and estimates by the AWMB (based on the... Read more

November 12, 2014

The Ski amadé Trilogy of Enjoyment: Tasty regional specialities, Austrian wines and magnificent pistes

Under the motto “The Ski amadé Trilogy of Enjoyment: tasty regional specialities, Austrian wines and magnificent pistes”, selected mountain... Read more

November 5, 2014

Blessing of the New Wine and the Awarding of the Austrian Bacchus Prize 2014

Amidst the inspiring splendour of the Stift Klosterneuburg abbey, the new wine of the 2014 Austrian vintage was officially blessed by Abbot... Read more

August 10, 2014

Project Startup: “Sustainably Produced Austrian Wine”

Sustainability has been an important theme in agriculture for many years – and lately, it has been gaining stature in viticulture as well. Now the Austrian Winegrowers’ Association, after many years of groundwork, is making... read more

June 25, 2014

SALON Österreich Wein 2014 Includes New Sparkling Wine Jury

EXPERT JURY REINFORCES THE AUSTRIAN QUALITY SPARKLING WINE CATEGORY - At the end of June, SALON Österreich Wein again celebrated the 260 best wines from the biggest wine competition in Austria and awarded them the SALON Wein 2014... read more

June 17, 2014

Austrian Wine Hosts Record Number of International Wine Specialists at VieVinum.

AT THE INVITATION OF THE AWMB, MORE THAN 900 INTERNATIONAL WINE PROFESSIONALS ATTEND AUSTRIA'S BIGGEST WINE FAIR - 15,000 visitors from all over the world flocked to the Hofburg palace in Vienna from June 14th to June 16th to... read more

June 3, 2014

More than primary rock and loess

Steep slopes, valleys, rolling hills, terraces and specific sites of the Austrian wine regions are features that belong to the visible charm of our country’s landscapes. Hidden beneath the soils the rocks usually are not visible,... read more

May 30, 2014

Austrian White and Red Wines Capture 5 Gold Medals in the UK's Sommelier Wine Awards 2014

For the first time, Austrian wine scored a powerhouse performance at the Sommelier Wine Awards in the UK, coming away from the recent 2014 competition with a total of 41 medals. Most impressively, the 5 Gold medals awarded to... read more

May 28, 2014

VieVinum 2014: Vienna Is All About Wine

It's that time again. Every two years, VieVinum – Austria's largest wine fair – is held in the Hofburg Palace in Vienna. And this year, it will take place June 14th - 16th. Not only is VieVinum the most important presentation of... read more

May 7, 2014

Austria's First Wine Rated with 100 Parker Points Comes from the Wachau

The first Austrian wine to be rated with the highest score of 100 Parker Points by the online wine review of the American magazine The Wine Advocate – seen at erobertparker.com – is from the Wachau wine region. The “1995... read more