austrian wine

  1. Ten Reasons Domäne Wachau Is Austria’s “Nummer Eins”

    Ten Reasons Domäne Wachau Is Austria’s “Nummer Eins”

    Virtuosic terroir expression, impressive longevity, opulence without excess — all from a co-op.
  2. Through a Glass Darkly: Confronting the Nazi Legacy of Dr. Zweigelt and the Impact on Growers of Austria’s Most Popular Red Wine Grape

    Through a Glass Darkly: Confronting the Nazi Legacy of Dr. Zweigelt and the Impact on Growers of Austria’s Most Popular Red Wine Grape

    Recent research has proven that Dr. Friedrich Zweigelt, a crucial contributor to Austrian viticulture and after whom the Zweigelt grape was named, was an early, active, and enthusiastic Nazi.
  3. Living Soils, Living Vessels, Living Wines: The Bottled Philosophy of Weingut Heinrich

    Living Soils, Living Vessels, Living Wines: The Bottled Philosophy of Weingut Heinrich

    Gernot and Heike Heinrich have fully embraced biodynamics, amphora, and skin ferments as ways of expressing "sense of place" in their corner of Burgenland, Austria.
  4. Zierfandler and Rotgipfler: Austria’s Treasures Hidden in Plain Sight

    Zierfandler and Rotgipfler: Austria’s Treasures Hidden in Plain Sight

    Bernhard Stadlmann is the eighth generation of his family to specialize in this pair of rare indigenous Austrian varieties. Organic farming, top crus, and ultra-traditional vinifcation reveal fascinating facets of the Thermenregion.
  5. Martin Nittnaus of Anita and Hans Nittnaus on the beauty of Blaufränkisch

    Martin Nittnaus of Anita and Hans Nittnaus on the beauty of Blaufränkisch

    "Austrian wine is a story of new beginnings and at the same time long traditions." Martin Nittnaus of Anita and Hans Nittnaus
  6. Following in the Footsteps of Romans: Netzl making organic wine in Carnuntum

    Following in the Footsteps of Romans: Netzl making organic wine in Carnuntum

    "You will find lots of Zweigelt in Austria. But the Zweigelt of Carnuntum is so unique because you have this very typical ripe dark cherry notes but you will always find this very fresh white pepper on the palate." Christina Netzl of Weingut Netzl
  7. Getting a Handle on Schandl

    Getting a Handle on Schandl

    Exploring the wines of Austria's Weingut Peter Schandl.
  8. Netzl Logic, Not Pretzel Logic

    Netzl Logic, Not Pretzel Logic

    Austrian wine producer Netzl makes elegant, aromatic wines that outperform their price points.
  9. Winemaker Christoph Wachter of Wachter-Wiesler

    Winemaker Christoph Wachter of Wachter-Wiesler

    "You do not find greenschist anywhere else in Austria planted with vines, you just find it in the highest part of the Alps. That is 4,000 meters, no wine is growing there, so it really is a small spot where greenschist is found. " Christoph Wachter
  10. Great Value Wine That Won't Break The Bank

    Great Value Wine That Won't Break The Bank

    A selection of tantalizing wines under $25.
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