Austria Profile

Austria Profile

It’s difficult for me to be objective about Austrian wines. I was born in Austria in the town of St Polten in Niederosterreich, and my grandfather Rudolf Sturzeis made barrels for the Austrian wine makers. I remember his workshop from when I was a child with the...
Hungary Profile

Hungary Profile

Hungary is legendary for its Aszu and Eszencia wines, but its reputation for dry wines is growing

South African Wines

South African Wines

South Africa has a growing reputation for Sauvignon Blanc and premium red wines

Rioja wine region map

[wpgmza id=”5″] The Rioja wine region is the best known wine region in Spain, and one of only two Denominacions with a DOCa designation. This stands for Denominacion de Origen Calificada, and is above the usual DO status. The region can be subdivided into...
Greek Wines

Greek Wines

Greece’s indigenous grapes have put it on the map for wines with a difference