The language of wine contains a wealth of meanings that are not all too familiar, particularly the technical interpretations. The glossary describes and offers an explanation to the most common terms.
Austria currently has 17 specified wine-growing regions and four generic wine-growing regions. The generic regions are Niederösterreich (Lower Austria), Burgenland, Steiermark (Styria) and Wien (Vienna).
The 17 specific wine-growing regions are Wachau, Kremstal, Kamptal, Wagram, Traisental, Weinviertel, Thermenregion, Carnuntum, Neusiedlersee, Leithaberg, Rosalia, Mittelburgenland, Eisenberg, Weststeiermark, Südsteiermark, Vulkanland Steiermark and (again) Wien.