We are looking back on a year that expresses a broad range of vintage character. It was a year packed with outdoor swimming, record high temperatures and a perfect autumn.
Top 10 rating by Gault Millau and 19/20 points for the 2014 Riesling Smaragd Kellerberg; pleasing results for the Domäne Wachau.
Cautious, attentive manual labour … and so far, so good
Uncompromising quality standards meant sacrificing 40% of our yield, but the results are worth it...
What do Ornellaia, Chateau de Beaucastel, Turley, Guigal and Domäne Wachau have in common?
The “First Lady of Wine” summarizes the performance of the Domäne Wachau with “This must be one of the best co-ops in the world.”
Expectations for the new vintage begin nearly immediately after the harvest. Now, more than half way through the growing season it is time to pass review...
The winegrowing year and harvest of 2013 was fraught with tension and demanded diligence, but the reward is a truly great vintage.
Wachau vintners take land stewardship in a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site seriously. How does sexual confusion protect biodiversity?
The dramatic terraced landscape of the Wachau plays a significant role economically, environmentally and culturally.
Julia Harding MW assesses the 2011 Austrian white wines for jancisrobinson.com
The tasting is now legendary. It changed the way the wine world viewed not only Grüner Veltliner, but Austrian wine in general.
A stunning summer hike up a steep terraced vineyard - the cool forested peak above, blue waters of the Danube below – and you’re thirsty...
Sustenance for passionate small farmers, better wines, and cultivation of a UNESCO World Heritage site.