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    Austrian Riesling shines

    Did you know that Riesling is planted on only 4.1% of Austria's vineyards (1,850 ha)? I probably did know that once upon a time, but I had forgotten…

    4 Mar 2014 Julia Harding MW
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    Germany & Austria - autumn collection

    See this guide to our autumn collections. At last! We start our collection of regional collections - tasting notes assembled by the whole team…

    13 Nov 2013 Team JR
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    GV in NYC

    See also Grüner fights NY faddishness. The Austrians don't do thing by halves. After seven years in the saddle as managing director of the Austrian…

    7 Nov 2013 Jancis Robinson
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    Germany & Austria - our collected works

    See Our collected works - a guide. From today until the end of the month, we'll be publishing a succession of our collected tasting notes, divided…

    18 Jul 2013 Team JR
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    A&H Nittnaus, Kalk und Schiefer Blaufränkisch 2010 Burgenland

    From €11.87, $17.24, £15.50 Find this wine I'm getting more and more enthusiastic about the Blaufränkisch grape and am delighted that…

    19 Apr 2013 Jancis Robinson
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    Digging the dirt under Grüner Veltliner

    See also The best Welschriesling in the world? and Some great Austrian Rieslings published earlier this week.Does the dirt make the difference? The…

    3 Apr 2013 Julia Harding MW
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    Some great Austrian Rieslings

    See also The best Welschriesling in the world? published yesterday and Julia on Grüner Veltliners from different soil types in Digging the dirt…

    2 Apr 2013 Richard Hemming MW
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    The best Welschriesling in the world?

    This is the first of three tasting articles to be published this week on Austria. See also Some great Austrian Rieslings (as in the Riesling for…

    1 Apr 2013 Jancis Robinson
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    Pichler-Krutzler & Hervé Murat

    FX Pichler has long been an international star of the Wachau, Austria's most famous dry white wine region. He was a particular star when ripeness was…

    16 Aug 2012 Jancis Robinson
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    A whole load of Pfaffl

    I enjoyed tasting the current range of the family firm of R & A Pfaffl based in Stetten in Austria's Weinviertel. Roman and Adelheid, pictured below,…

    27 Jul 2012 Jancis Robinson
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    Pfaffl Wien 1 2011 Austria

    From €7.50, £11.95, 13.15 Swiss francs Find this wine How about an explosively fruity Austrian white this week? It's screwcapped too,…

    27 Jul 2012 Jancis Robinson
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    Austrian whites delight

    The phrase 'a pig in clover' may not translate directly into German but that's how I felt as I focused on white wines at the annual Austrian tasting…

    20 Mar 2012 Julia Harding MW
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    Austrian wine prices up, then down?

    21 Mar - See comments added below. See Julia's enthusiastic tasting notes on 80 fine Austrian whites. Before the annual Austrian wine…

    20 Mar 2012 Julia Harding MW
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    Fine Austrian reds

    Dr Josef ('Pepi') Schuller MW assembled the wines below for me to taste when I visited his very impressive Weinakademie Österreich, Austrian Wine…

    29 Feb 2012 Jancis Robinson
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    Moric - Blaufränkisch champion

    2 Mar - London stockists added.Readers outside London may not realise how definitively the focus of the city's social and artistic life has moved east…

    28 Feb 2012 Jancis Robinson