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Italian Indigenous Varieties: Franconia Nera & Fubiano Bianco

I have a goal for this month’s indigenous varieties series: I need to reach the end of the “F” varieties by the end of August. This is to explain why I am jumping around a bit this month instead of going strictly in order. 310 more words

Italian Regions

Interview Christoph Wachter; Wachter Wiesler

Name: Christoph Wachter

Winery: Wachter-Wiesler

Town/Country: Eisenberg/Burgenland, Austria

  1. Which spot in your vineyard is the most special and why?

It is a parcel named “Steinweg” (rocky path) on the Eisenberg.  258 more words


A Cut Above

When I arrived in Austria last week, I spent a quick fortune on wine. I bought some faves, some trusted names and a few experiments. All have turned out well. 233 more words