The Great Tokaj Wine Auction


Welcome to Tokaj! Welcome for the Second Time to Tokaj Spring, the flagship event of the Confrérie de Tokaj to be held on the 25th, 26th and 27th April 2014 in the heart of the Tokaj Region. Auction Number 2. The Great Tokaj Wine Auction will be held on Saturday 26th April 2014 in the… View Article

Bert Salomon of Kremstal’s Salomon Undhof: “Why pay for yeast?”


Our visit to premium Austrian Grüner Veltliner and Riesling producer Salomon Undhof started with Bert Salomon whisking us up to the terraced vineyards high above the buzzing riverside wine towns of Krems and Stein an der Donau, providing us with an ideal and spectacular introduction to both Salomon and the Kremstal. Across the mightyDanubestood the… View Article

Austrian Wine Does Better and Better


Probably the enthusiastic marketing staff of Austrian Wine Marketing has some role in the huge success of Austrian with their funny Christmas videos… Congratulate to Austria for the great results and below you can find the news from Austrian Wine Marketing Board.Also we recommend any Austrian wine-fan to participate in VinCE Budapest, where Weingut Prager… View Article

Fashions in the world’s oldest wine region


There are various landscapes that get under your skin. I’ve been on safari in southern Africa only once and for a very short time, but I defy anyone exposed to the haunting rawness of the terrain to be immune to its call. Among wine regions I’d nominate the Douro valley in northern Portugal as having… View Article

5 Secrets to Food and Wine Pairing


By Tara Devon O’Leary Have you ever found yourself in this situation: You’re seeking a wine to go with your dinner. You walk into a wine shop and stand in front of a wall of wine. Hundreds of bottles call your attention. How do you know which to buy? First things first: Don’t stress about… View Article

Wine, beer and haute cuisine in Merano, Italy


In November (9–11) over 300 vineries from Italy and more than 120 winemakers from Bulgaria, Germany, France, Croatia, New Zealand, Austria, Slovenia, Spain, South Africa and the USA. In addition they chose the best delicatessen from over 100 food stores for the Merano WineFestival. The Merano WineFestival is the showcase of the greatest expression of… View Article

The Queen’s Wine – You Can Have It!


Maria Theresia, the strong empress of Habsburg Empire had her own vineyard in Wien, surrounding the beautiful palace of Schönnbrunn. Now, the top wineries from Wien united, and they managed to harvest the first fruit in 2012. And what wine is that? Gemischter Satz, of course, the typical Wien wine, which has just become a… View Article

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