Journal, Wine

Austrian White Wine Grape Statistics

Austria is mostly known for its white wine, and the statistics back that up. White wine grape varietals make up 67.60% of all grape varietals grown in Austria. The most prominent white grape varietal is Gruner Veltliner making up almost half of all white grapes varietals and 32.50% of all wine production in Austria.

Austrian wines are grown in four regions in Eastern Austria: Lower Austria(Niederösterreich), Burgenland, Steiermark, and Wien. Wien is the smallest region and surrounds Vienna.

Share of Grape Varieties in Austria

All of the figures, except the percentages, are in hectares.

Source: Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Regions, and Tourism after Invecos (as of 31 May 2021)

I made a helpful infographic for those who are interested: