Wine Regions in Austria

Wine Regions in Austria

Wine-growing areas in Austria includes the Lower Austria or also known as Niederösterreich, Styria and Burgenland. On the bottle labels, you can normally see the ratings from certified quality wine, to table wine and wine of quality. The three key words are: Tafelwein for table wine, Qualitätswein for wine of quality, and Prädikatswein for "certified" quality wine. As for the Lower Austria Wine Region, it has less rain, so you can find Wachau with its primary wine Riesling, Grüner Veltli... [ read more ]

Regional Cuisines and Drinks of Austria

Regional Cuisines and Drinks of Austria

When you are traveling in Austria, you should also soak into their culture by tasting the Austrian dishes. Grouped into eight different regions, from Lower Austria, Burgenland, Styria, Carinthia, Upper Austria, Salzburg, Tyrol to Vorarlberg. Do not be limited to just try the most popular Viennese cuisine such as Kaiserschmarrn or the dumpling stuffed with an apricot called the Marillenknodel. There are also many special sweets to discover. Regions in Austria Vorarlberg is different from th... [ read more ]