Wines from Austria
Top wines from Vienna and the region
Wines from Austria amaze both local and international wine fans. Did you know that Austrian wine is even produced in Vienna itself?
Enjoy Vienna get to know some of the best Austrian wines, and give the original Vienna Heurige wines a try.
Wine from Austria: melodic names, excellent quality
When one speaks about wines in Austria, it is usually about white wines. White wines still make up 70 percent of the entire production. Some of the most popular are Grüner Veltliner, Welschriesling, Weiß Burgunder, Chardonnay, Rivaner, Riesling, Neuburger, Sauvignon Blanc, Muskateller, Traminer, Bouvier, Goldburger but there are many more. Although not as often, one can still find red wines of the same high quality in Austria. Some examples are Blauer Zweigelt, Blaufränkischer, Blauer Portugieser, Blauburger, Sankt Laurent, Blauer Burgunder, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Blauer Wildbacher and Cabernet Franc.
Wine cultivating in Vienna
In the hills of Vienna, Austrian wine is cultivated on around 700 hectars. There are more than enough opportunities during your stay in Vienna for you to taste these first-class wines from Austria. Vintners serve their young wines in the many Heurige (wine gardens) in the outer districts of the city. Plan a Heurigen visit while staying in Vienna. From the wine hills you can enjoy a wonderful view of the Vienna valley.
An ideal souvenir: wine from Austria
Your holiday in Vienna offers plenty of opportunities to taste not only caffee in the world famous caffee houses but also finest wines from Austria. The centrally-located Hotel Capri in Vienna is always glad to be your host. Fill out your online booking right now.