Learn About Nikolaihof
Nikolaihof is the oldest wine estate in Austria, whose history goes back almost 2000 years to Roman times. A walk round the estate is like a trip back through history.
The main elements of the present-day appearance of Nikolaihof date from the fifteenth century, but everywhere one is constantly bumping into remains of the old Roman fortress. Every age has left its traces behind. Today Christine and Nikolaus Saahs receive their guests at receptions and wine tastings under the restored Gothic vaulting of the deconsecrated chapel.
Learn About Austria
The country of Austria is steadily growing in both wine production and quality. The rise in popularity can be partly attributed to the success of Grüner Veltliner, the most-planted grape of Austria. As a landlocked country Austria has a decidedly continental climate. Most Austrian wine comes from the region of Lower Austria, which happens to be located in the northeast corner...
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Learn About Gruner Veltliner
Lean towards Green
The name may be intimidating but the grape is nothing but. This variety is increasing
in popularity as more people discover its delicious qualities. Most wines made
from Gruner Veltliner are from Austria, where it's the most planted grape variety.
Gruner means green in German, not because the grape...
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