Virginia Wine Fest at Bull Run
September 13, 2016 – 8:19 am | Comments Off on Virginia Wine Fest at Bull Run

The 41st annual Virginia Wine Fest takes place this weekend, 17 and 18 September 2016, in Bull Run Regional Park, Fairfax, Virginia.
Participating wineries range from AmRhein Wine Cellares to Williamsburg Winery.
New this year: Virginia’s Oyster …

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Styria’s Crisp White Wines
September 22, 2013 – 8:41 am | No Comment
Styria’s Crisp White Wines

By Teresa Faudon
Austrian Tourist Office
With colorful Graz as its capital, this tradition-rich region is also famous for rosé and dry, crisp white wines.
From Graz, wine lovers will discover heaven in nearly every direction. Vineyards …

Autumn in Austria
August 25, 2013 – 8:43 am | No Comment
Autumn in Austria

By Teresa Faudon
Austrian Tourist Office
For a boisterous months-long celebration of food and wine, visit during the Lower Austria Fall Wine Festival season and call a 12th-century monastery home.
Within striking distance of Vienna, the lively …

The Splendor of Burgenland
July 23, 2013 – 8:15 am | No Comment
The Splendor of Burgenland

By Teresa Faudon
Austrian Tourist Office
This sun-drenched region’s graceful vineyards produce dry reds, dry whites, and luscious sweet wines. Let the storied wine cellars at Esterhàzy Palace get you better acquainted.
For more than 300 years, …

Wine Tours in Vienna
March 20, 2013 – 8:13 am | No Comment
Wine Tours in Vienna

Headed to Austria, Road Trips Foodies? On April 19 and 20, 2013, Viennese Wine Tours will give a look behind the scenes at some the city’s leading wineries.
A group of 20 Viennese winemakers will open …

Vienna’s Wine Cellars
February 23, 2013 – 3:58 pm | No Comment
Vienna’s Wine Cellars

Special to Road Trips for Wine
By Vienna Tourism
Wine has had a long tradition in Vienna, Austria. This is reflected not only by the numerous heurige but also several beautiful, old wine cellars. These are …

Ruster Ausbruch
December 30, 2011 – 4:18 pm | No Comment
Ruster Ausbruch

Special to Road Trips for Wine
By the Austrian Tourist Office
The historic center of Rust, just one hour south of Vienna, Austria, in Burgenland, is lined with stately Baroque and Renaissance façades with beautiful portals …

Traditional Wine for the Future
October 22, 2011 – 12:29 am | No Comment
Traditional Wine for the Future

Special to Road Trips for Wine
By the Austrian Tourist Board
Visit the Esterhàzy Palace Wine Museum, regional wine bar and shop, and state-of-the-art winery. Known as philanthropists, builders, and passionate art collectors throughout history, the …

King of Wines, Wine of Kings
September 10, 2011 – 9:10 pm | No Comment
King of Wines, Wine of Kings

Special to Road Trips for Wine
By the Austrian Tourist Office
The historic center of Rust, just one hour south of Vienna, Austria, in Burgenland, is lined with stately Baroque and Renaissance façades with beautiful portals …

Nikolaihof
August 1, 2011 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Nikolaihof

“Grüner Veltliner is the last of the great European white wine grapes.” So observed Terry Theise, an American wine connoisseur and importer.
The popular wine is indeed a highlight of its native Niederösterreich — and …

Music for Grapegrowing
June 28, 2011 – 12:47 am | No Comment
Music for Grapegrowing

Sonor Wines is the brainchild of Viennese food and wine expert and horn player Markus Bachmann. This pioneering method exposes the wine to music during fermentation – a process that, according to its Austrian inventor, …