Kremstal, Austria

One of the most recent additions to the long list of high quality wine regions of Europe is the tiny Austrian region of Kremstal, only being distinguished as a wine region in its own right separate from neighbouring Wachau in 2007. As implied in its name, Kremstal centres on the town of Krems-an-der-Donau, a historic…

Wachau, Austria

Austrian wines are in the midst of a global renaissance; these days it’s not unusual when you walk into a funky wine bar or Asian-fusion restaurant to see at least one Austrian wine on the list. Think back a few years- did anyone know what Blaufränkisch or Grüner Veltliner was in 2010? For a relatively…