Press Kit

Press information, introductory and background information on the Austrian wine-growing country and its wine, as a download package that is continuously updated and added to. Media representatives and wine-bloggers who require the facts, figures and images, can request these by using the contact form.

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City & Date

Taormina Gourmet

Giardini Naxos, Italy, October 22nd 2017

Ein Prosit XIX

Malborghetto, Italy, October 21st + 22nd 2017

Commented Tasting Seattle

Seattle, US, October 17th 2017

Commented Tasting Portland

Portland, US, October 16th 2017

Commented Tasting Vancouver

Vancouver, Canada, October 13th, 2017


Osaka, Japan, September 28th 2017


Nagoya, Japan, September 26th 2017

I Grandi Vini dell’Austria 2017 | Milano

Milan, Italy, September 26th 2017

I Grandi Vini dell’Austria 2017 | Venezia

Venice, Italy, September 25th 2017

Vinexpo Explorer

Vienna, September 11th-12th 2017

Masterclass Austrian Reds - Göteborg 2017

Göteborg 2017, Sweden, September 7th 2017

Ein Prosit Grado

Grado, Italy, July 7th - 8th 2017

Vinexpo Bordeaux 2017

Bordeaux, France,  June 18th-21st 2017

Wine Prague – Austrian Wine Tasting

Prague, Czech Republic, May 30th 2017

Wine Summit 2017

Austria, May 8th-11th 2017

Austrian Wine Tasting Guangzhou

Guangzhou, China, April 11th 2017

Austrian Wine Tasting Shanghai

Shanghai, China, April 6th 2017

Facts, Figures and Exports



Wine Export 2016

Austria’s wine exports are booming

Wine Export 2015

Austria’s wine exports 2015 stagnate due to low harvest yields

Wine Export 2014

Austria’s Wine Exports Continue on Successful Course

Wine Export 2013

Austrian Wine Export Revenues Hit Record High

Wine Export 2012

Wine Export Revenues Increase Despite Tight Supply

Austrian Wine Growing Regions

Austrian Wine growing regions by size 2010

Planted Grape Varieties

Planted Grape varieties in Austria 2010

Austrian Vintage Information



Austrian Vintage 2016 - preliminary report

2016 Wine Harvest: winegrowers hope for a dry and pleasant autumn

Austrian Vintage 2015

Vintage 2015 – A Year of Rejoicing for Winelovers

Austrian Vintage 2014

Austria's 2014 Vintage – Worth The Struggle

Austrian Vintage 2013

The Austrian Vintage 2013 – A Year Full of Surprises

Austrian Vintage 2012

Austria's 2012 Vintage: Lower Quantity, High Quality

Austrian Vintage 2011

Austrian Vintage 2011 - good wines, good quantities

Austrian Vintage 2010

A Happy Ending with Small Quantities

Austrian Vintage 2009

Austria´s 2009 Vintage - The Rule of 9 Series

Austrian Vintages 1986-2015

Austrian Vintages 1986-2015

The World about Austrian Wine and Special Occasions



Vinexpo Explorer

VINEXPO launches new brand concept – Austria is the first host country

Special Stamp

Blaufränkisch puts its stamp on Mittelburgenland

Developments in the Austrian Wine Law

The Wine Law: Dynamic Austria

Frost Damage Spring 2016

Frost Damage in Austria's Wine-growing Regions

Asparagus and Wine

“Spargel” & Wine: Asparagus Stars in the Palate’s Rite of Spring

ProWein 2016

ProWein 2016: a Year of Superlatives

Wine Tourism


Ski amadé

Ski amadé: Austria’s largest ski paradise also has a fantastic range of cuisine

Austrian Wine Christening

Austrian Wine Christening and the 2015 Bacchus Prize…

Austrian Sekt

The quality of Austrian Sekt, reaching for a higher plane

Special Stamp 2016

Wine Postage Stamps from Austria: Carnuntum

Sustainable Austria

First Austrian wine producers “certified sustainable”

Sustainable Austria

SUSTAINABLE AUSTRIA – Certified Sustainable Wine

DAC & Origin



Origin Typical Quality wines - DAC

The New appellations wines in austria – DAC


More than primary rock and loess

Wiener Gemischter Satz DAC

Wiener Gemischter Satz DAC

Neusiedlersee DAC

Neusiedlersee DAC released on the market

Leithaberg DAC

Austria: Leithaberg DAC Confirmed

Eisenberg DAC

Eisenberg DAC Confirmed

Weinviertel DAC

Austria: Weinviertel DAC adds Reserve with 2009 Vintage

Origin Typical Quality wines - DAC - Summary

The New appellations wines in Austria - DAC - Summary

Austria´s Culinary Culture



Wine typology

Wine typology of Austrian wines

Austrian Grape Varieties



Grüner Veltliner

Grüner Veltliner – Austria´s Secret Weapon


Riesling - King of the Grape Varieties

Sauvignon Blanc

Sauvignon Blanc – Wonderfully Diverse


Blaufränkisch – So Magnificent


Zweigelt - seductive charm