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April 10, 2015

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... 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... Read more

March 16, 2015

Austrian Wine Exports Soaring

WINE PRODUCERS REPORT RECORD EXPORT FIGURES, DESPITE HARVEST SHORTFALLS - 2014 was a very successful year for Austrian wine exports.... Read more

October 22, 2014

New Three-tier Quality Pyramid for Austrian Sekt

Austria's domestic wine industry has been working hard for several years to improve the profile of its quality sparkling wines*. A first step was to establish the Austrian Sparkling Wine Committee – analogous to Austria’s... read more

October 10, 2014

Junger Österreicher – the Newcomer of the 2014 Vintage

It's young, fresh, fruity and so alive! The Junger Österreicher, Austria's most famous young wine brand, is once again in season, and offers tremendous diversity in the glasses of the Austrian wine scene. read more

September 16, 2014

High Amounts of Rainfall Spawns Heavy Workload in the Vineyards

Persistent rain and fewer hours of sunshine during the first weeks of September have left Austrian winemakers with even more work to do in the vineyards. The harvest volume estimate of 2.5 million hl made at the end of August can... read more

September 3, 2014

The Austrian 2014 Harvest: Winemakers Hoping for a Beautiful, Dry Autumn

Beautiful weather during the flowering period and sufficient rainfall during the Summer months set the stage for very good results so far in 2014: after a number of small harvests, a total volume of 2.5 million hectoliters –... read more

August 6, 2014

Austrian Wine Export Revenues Hit Record High

DESPITE SMALLER HARVEST, AUSTRIA'S WINEMAKERS ACHIEVE ALL-TIME EXPORT REVENUE HIGH. - Austrian winemakers are looking back on 2013 as yet another successful export year. Just like in 2012, last year's harvest delivered a... read more

August 13, 2014

Taste Summer - with Austrian Wine!

Fresh, fruity, light and animated. Or sparkling white, red or rosé with a fine perlage. That's what ideal Summer wines should be! Giving that holiday feeling on mild Summer evenings in the garden or on the terrace. And of course... 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