News from us 2003

August 2, 2003

Schwarzenegger to stand in California - Grüner Veltliner rules in New York

Even the New York Times acknowledges it: Arnold Schwarzenegger is not Austria’s only successful export to the United States. read more

July 1, 2003

“Exciting times for Austria...” Gru-V Tuesday - Austrian Summer Party 1st July 2003

“Exciting times for Austria and Grüner Veltliner. The excellent Gru-V Tuesday Tasting continued to spread the word on Austria’s unique treasures. Every merchant intent on offering terroir driven, individual wine should load their... read more

April 7, 2003

Austria confirms record wine exports 2002 - Strong Demand for red wines; Retail trade selling more Austrian wines

The tendency of the last three quarters has been confirmed: Austria’s wine trade can look back on record exports for 2002. The trend is rising. Michael Thurner, Director of the Austrian Wine Marketing Board, is delighted to see a... read more

March 30, 2003

Vinordic Stockholm - Austrian Wine in Sweden’s Capital March 17-20 2003 - Booth Number: C11 31

Fifty Austrian wineries will be presenting around 180 different wines at one of Northern Europe’s most important wine fairs. Nine million inhabitants with a comparatively high annual per capita wine consumption of 21.7 litres... read more

March 1, 2003

Viiniexpo Helsinki - More Prizes for Austrian Wines

Another success for Austrian wines has been announced, this time at the Viiniexpo 2003 in Finland, the largest Scandinavian wine fair, which named the “Wines of the Year 2003” read more

May 2, 2003

Vienna´s waltz

Britain's 'cork dorks' have voted Austrian whites the best in the world. Tim Atkin isn't surprised. read more

December 31, 2002

The Vinicultural Year and Vintage 2002

The beginning of this otherwise capricious year was unspectacular. A mild, dry winter was followed by an amiable and equally dry spring marked by several warm, sunny days as early as March and April. The resulting early budding... read more