Grüner Veltliner is the most dominant planted grape variety in Austria, comprising over one third of the country's total wine production. In this post, we'll explore how terroir affects Grüner Veltliner, specifically in three major producing regions : The Weinviertel, the Kamptal, and the Wachau, to better understand how contrasting regions can produce varying styles from the same grape variety.
Austria is home to some of the world's finest white wines. Learn about the three dominant white grape varieties planted throughout Austria: Grüner Veltliner, Welschriesling, & Riesling. This post talks about where they are planted and what you can expect from the wines. Stop by Time Market in Tucson, Arizona, and try one by the glass at our wine bar throughout the months of May and June!