Tag: Austria

Modern Austrian Wines.
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Modern Austrian Wines.

Austria, a small Central European country, at one time produced significant amounts of dry white and sweet wines. Since the wine scandal in 1985, vineyard owners and wineries decided to switch from average wines to high-end products, as they could not compete with South African, and Australian bulk wine producers. […]

Burgenland – Austria’s Sweet Wine Paradise.
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Burgenland – Austria’s Sweet Wine Paradise.

Burgenland Burgenland, located in eastern Austria and bordering Hungary,  enjoys a worldwide reputation among connoisseurs for producing outstanding sweet  Beerenauslese and Trockenbeerenauslese wines.  The region was part of Hungary until 1921.  A referendum established that the population wished  to be part of Austria. Although viniculture existed for millennia in the […]

Burgenland – Austria’s sweet wine paradise.
Wine

Burgenland – Austria’s sweet wine paradise.

Burgenland Burgenland, located in eastern Austria and bordering Hungary,  enjoys a worldwide reputation among connoisseurs for producing outstanding sweet  Beerenauslese and Trockenbeerenauslese wines.  The region was part of Hungary until 1921.  A referendum established that the population wished  to be part of Austria. Although viniculture existed for millennia in the […]