Austrian White Wines – An Introduction

Austria is an up-and-coming country for wine lovers to investigate. If you’re looking for crisp acidity and a price tag that won’t break the bank, you should definitely start getting into Austrian white wines. The best-known Austrian wines are the …

Zweigelt Wine – Austria’s Most Famous Red Wine

Looking for a unique great summer wine? Then I suggest trying the Austrian red wine known as Zweigelt(pronounced TSVY-galt). It is far removed from the traditional Pinot noir and Merlot and provides a distinctive and refreshing taste profile. The Zweigelt …

Austrian Red Wines – An Introduction

One of the best-kept secrets in European red wine production is Austria. While other countries like Germany or Italy have been getting all the credit, Austrian wines have been quietly gaining popularity. Austria has a long history of winemaking. Recent …

Gruner Veltliner Wine – History, Characteristics, and Food Pairing Guide

GrĂ¼ner Veltliner Fast Facts Parents & Origin: Savagnin + St. Georgener-RebeGrape: Small, spherical, green skinFlavors: Citrus flavors like – Lime, lemon, grapefruit, nectarineRegions: Austria, Hungary, Slovakia, Czech RepublicSweetness: It’s DryBody: It’s on the lighter sideTannins: None/fewAcidity: HighABV: 11-13%Similar Varieties: Dry …

Austrian Wine Regions – The Varied Regions

Austrian wine is one of Europe’s best-kept secrets. In recent years, Austria has made some of the best wines in Eastern Europe and Europe more broadly. As a result, wine lovers worldwide are learning about Austrian wine regions and realizing …