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Callaghan Vineyards

“For top quality, that means a lot of work on foot and by hand. It is monotonous and tedious, but its the only way to produce high quality wine in any region.” – Kent Callaghan, Dirt Blog In Santa Cruz County, in the southeastern corner of Arizona, Callaghan Vineyards has been crafting exquisite wines which […]

Claus Preisinger

“ Theory is not my way. Doing is what counts.” – Claus Preisinger If you want to produce delicious Austrian red wine, you gotta have Gols.  Vineyards located in and around the town of Gols are making a name for producing world class wines from Zweigelt, Blaufränkisch, St. Laurent and, in the case of Preisinger, […]

Domaine Bernhard & Reibel

In the Alsace region, in the extreme northeast corner of France, near to the German border, the best wine growing areas can be found in the 115 by 25 mile wide strip of land protected by the Vosges Mountains in the west and bordered by the Rhine River to the east. This region has been […]

Domaine Ciringa

“It was always our dream to make one great wine from one great terroir.” – Armin Tement The Tement name has always been synonymous with great Austrian wine, and the ascension of Manfred Tement’s son Armin into the ranks of winemaker is a powerful extension of a great family tradition.   Armin, having grown up inexorably […]

Dos Cabezas WineWorks

“All the beautiful stuff comes from the edge of disaster.”  -Todd Bostock Founded in a farming community south of  Willcox, Dos Cabezas WineWorks has been producing innovative wines from the particularly challenging terroir of Arizona’s high desert for over two decades. In 1995 Al Buhl, a pioneer of Arizona viticulture, planted the 80-acre Cimarron Vineyard […]

Emmerich Knoll

Emmerich Knoll III, an exuberant spokesperson for the Wachau region, farms the family’s 15 hectares of land and crafts wines that clearly express the Unterloiben terroir where some of Austria’s most famous vineyards can be found. This family run winery is a treasure that has been estate owned and operated for over three generations.  The […]

Hajszan Neumann

Vienna, or Wien as the locals call it, is the only city in the world where vineyards flourish inside city limits. Steeped in history, the Nussberg vineyard sites are situated near the Grinzing suburb above the city center and are the homes to some of the oldest vines in Austria, if not the most storied. From […]

Ingrid Groiss

“. . .You have to do what you really want inside your heart.” – Ingrid Groiss The oldest wine growing districtus in Austria, the Weinviertel DAC, is where Ingrid Groiss calls home.  Hailing from the town of Breitenwaida, in northeast Austria, near the border with the Czech Republic, Ingrid crafts wines expressive of terroir, keeping […]

Johanneshof Reinisch

“Three Brothers – Two Terroirs – One Vision” A brief 30-minute drive south of Vienna will bring you to the door of Johanneshof Reinisch.  Located in Austria’s historic Thermenregion, the Reinisch family is producing wine in the fourth generation, with the current winemaking team comprised of three brothers: Hannes, Christian and Michael. With a 2,000 […]

Malat

The Malat Winery, located on the south bank of the Danube River in the Kremstal districtus of Austria, has been producing exceptional wines since 1722.  Ninth generation winemaker Michael has continued this tradition, taking over the fifty hectare estate from his pioneering father Gerald in 2008.  Michael studied horticulture in Vienna and developed his mastery […]

Peter Veyder-Malberg

“Now I know that there is no single way.  You just have to get to know your vineyards.  Perhaps it is like your children.”  A newcomer to the Wachau, Peter Veyder – Malberg (pronounced Feyder – Malberg) is engulfed in deep exploration of the region’s history, microclimates, terroirs and characters.  Farming vineyard sites from the […]

Sand-Reckoner

“I like Math.”  -Rob Relative newcomers to the Arizona wine scene,  Rob and Sarah Hammelman have wasted no time making a name for themselves with Sand-Reckoner Vineyards. In a nod to the sandy loam soils of the vineyard, Sand-Reckoner is named after an ancient Archimedean book that suggested the size of the universe could be […]

Stift Göttweig

One of the oldest known wineries in Austria, Stift Göttweig has been producing wine since the Middle Ages. Located in the Kremstal districtus, the twenty-six hectares of vineyards at an altitude of 449 meters is situated on the southern banks of the Danube, at the eastern edge of the famous Wachau wine-growing region. The estate […]

Weninger – Horitschon

Franz Reinhard Weninger’s twenty-eight hectares of vineyards in and around the town of Horitschon, in the Mittelburgenland DAC, is where some of his oldest and most prized Blaufränkisch plantings flourish. A self-professed “soil geek,” Franz farms seven different single vineyards, all dedicated to the Blaufränkisch variety, amongst his Austrian and Hungarian holdings.  Clearly a specialist […]

Weninger – Sopron/Balf

Austrian born, Franz Reinhard Weninger grew up on his parents’ wine estate in central Burgenland only a few kilometers from Lake Neusiedl. From his father, he not only learned the art of making wine, but also discovered his great passion.   In 2000, he decided to continue a project begun by his father, who purchased vineyards […]