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Feel the spring!

Feel the spring! Throughout the land nature is awakening and, as always at this time of the year, our white wines are freshly filled and give the starting signal for the enjoyment of the new vintage.  

Icewine Harvest Vintage 2016

The yearly feat of strength at the wine estate, the Eiswein harvest, and also the vintage of 2016, is over. In addition to the classic Eiswein, the Grüner Veltliner, this year we also left red Eiswein rarities, more precisely Syrah and Cabernet Sauvignon, hanging in the vineyards. The harvest times were also quite special this… Read more »

Top Rankings in the A LA CARTE Wine Guide 2017

We are very excited to announce that this year our wines were rated in the Austrian A LA CARTE Wine Guide. All wines received over 90 points – that in itself is a dream result – and our Trockenbeerenauslese Exquisit 2013 achieved an excellent 94 points! Our flagship wines Neusiedlersee DAC Reserve 2013 – Zweigelt Luckenwald,… Read more »

Only the best – we are in the SALON 2016!

The Austrian “Salon“ is also informally known as the national championships of Austrian wines. A wine has to shine in several tasting sessions with different tasters in order to make it down to the shortlist of wines which are awarded the prestigious title of “Salon Österreich Wein“. We are particularly pleased that, this year, two… Read more »

Our Beerenauslese Exquisit 2013 wins Burgenland Wine Trophy

Our Beerenauslese Exquisit 2013 has brought home yet another award – the dessert wine was crowned best in its category at the Burgenland Wine Trophy 2016. During the presentation of the winners in the Genussakademie Burgenland the sweetwine, consisting of Scheurebe, Grüner Veltliner, Weißburgunder and Neuburger, was able to convince another jury. This is, in… Read more »

We are the “Best of Show Austrian Red” at the ProWein

Our Neusiedlersee DAC Reserve 2013 – Zweigelt Luckenwald, already a winner of multiple awards, has been named the “Best of Show Austrian red” at the ProWein 2016 in Düsseldorf. The wine convinced the jury with its light elderflowery bouquet, subtle sweetness, light tobacco aroma, fine tannins and pleasant finish. Our Zweigelt Luckenwald was also awarded Gold at the… Read more »

Beerenauslese Muskat Ottonel wins bronze medal in Vinaria Trophy

Beerenauslese Muskat Ottonel 2013 convinced Vinaria’s jury and won the bronze medal in the category “Prädikatswein süß” “Tolle Fülle, ausgereift, Birnen Pur, auch Orangen, etwas würziger Unterton; saftig, mittelgewichtig, viel Trauben, Nelken, knackig, wunderschöne Frucht, lang, mollig, dicht, samtig, lang.” “Great mouthfeel, ripened, intense pear, orange as well, underlying spiciness, middle-bodied, intense grape aroma, cloves,… Read more »

Ice Wine Harvest 2015

The ice wine grape of the vintage 2015 are harvested, pressed and already in fermentation. On the early morning hours of December 31st at -6.5°C and on January 4th at -8°C we successfully harvested solid frozen grapes in all four vineyards. With many friends and helping hands we were able to harvest those 2.5 hectares… Read more »

No less than three of our wines make it to the SALON AUSTRIA 2015

We are delighted to present to you the “Chardonnay Classic 2014”, the “TBA Exquisit 2011” and the “Neusiedlersee DAC Reserve 2012” – three wines from the wine estate of Hans & Christine Nittnaus, which made it to this year’s SALON ÖSTERREICH 2015. Our “Neusiedlersee DAC Reserve Zweigelt Luckenwald 2012” was already crowned the falstaff DAC… Read more »