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November 16, 2015

Austria's Wine Harvest - Good, Better, 2015

Finally! Following the problematic and intensively demanding 2014 vintage, 2015 brought happy faces to the Austrian winegrower population.... Read more

November 6, 2015

Austrian Wine Christening and the 2015 Bacchus Prize…

This year’s christening of the vintage took place on 3 November in Lannach, Weststeiermark. The presiding clergyman, Styrian minister Franz... Read more

November 2, 2015

The quality of Austrian Sekt, reaching for a higher plane

The Day of Austrian Sekt 2015 brought with it a cause for celebration. The three levels of the Austrian Sekt quality-pyramid are to be... 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

March 2, 2015

SUSTAINABLE AUSTRIA – Certified Sustainable Wine

Austria's wine industry is optimising sustainability even further by introducing official certification for sustainable operating wineries and their wines. read more

February 2, 2015

Austria at ProWein 2015: New Hall and New Design

From March 15th to March 17th, 2015, Düsseldorf, Germany, will once again become the center of the wine world with the holding of the renowned ProWein trade fair there. In attendance will be 350 Austrian winemakers, wine traders... 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 lodges and restaurants in Ski amadé from now on are offering typical local dishes made... read more