Kamptal, Austria

High up in the mountains in the north east of Austria, about 50km north of its capital Vienna lies a small but mighty wine region called the Kamptal. The region is named for the Kamp, the all-important river that nourishes the region as it travels from the Krems-land Mountains on its way to empty into…

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…