Wachau Panorama

A recap of the 2015 vintage

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.more information

Top 10 best white wines of the year

Top 10 rating by Gault Millau and 19/20 points for the 2014 Riesling Smaragd Kellerberg; pleasing results for the Domäne Wachau.more information

Grüner Veltliner Brandy – a category of class and tradition

High-quality “Weinbrand” – the brandy produced from Grüner Veltliner – looks back on a long tradition at the Domäne Wachau. A unique and distinctive expression of the Grüner Veltliner grape variety and the terroir of the Wachau. more information

"Backstage" at Domäne Wachau: V.D.N. – Veltliner Doux Naturel

Thinking outside the box… Riesling fermented on the skins in clay amphorae, Rosé fermented in small oak barrels - we don’t shy from experimentation at Domäne Wachau.more information

Beyond pretty-in-pink: Rosé with dignity and depth

Cool climate, meagre soils and a tradition for dry, crisp wine styles: Wachau offers an ideal terroir for modern Rosé styles far from the pretty-in-pink kitsch.more information

Current vineyard report

Cautious, attentive manual labour … and so far, so goodmore information

Spectacular in Spectator

What do Ornellaia, Chateau de Beaucastel, Turley, Guigal and Domäne Wachau have in common?more information

Jancis Robinson MW Reviews

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.”more information

Sexual Confusion

Wachau vintners take land stewardship in a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site seriously. How does sexual confusion protect biodiversity?more information

Rock on rock; stone on stone

The dramatic terraced landscape of the Wachau plays a significant role economically, environmentally and culturally.more information

Spotlight on terroir performance: Achleiten

Julia Harding MW assesses the 2011 Austrian white wines for jancisrobinson.commore information

London Tasting – 10 years after

The tasting is now legendary. It changed the way the wine world viewed not only Grüner Veltliner, but Austrian wine in general.more information

myWachau App – thirst quenching short cut!

A stunning summer hike up a steep terraced vineyard - the cool forested peak above, blue waters of the Danube below – and you’re thirsty...more information

Cooperative Solutions

Sustenance for passionate small farmers, better wines, and cultivation of a UNESCO World Heritage site.more information

Domäne Wachau
3601 Dürnstein 107
Tel:+43-(0)27 11-371
Fax:+43-(0)27 11-371-13

Vinothek Shop Opening Hours:

April - October:
Mo-Sa: 10 AM to 5 PM,
November - March:
Mo-Fr: 10 AM to 5 PM

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