Wandering the Wachau

Grüner Veltliner is not a wine on the radar map for most people. That's because it comes from Austria, also not a country on the map for most wine enthusiasts, but that's more a product of the fact that most Austrian wine is consumed locally. It's just too good to export and let somebody else enjoy. Austria's Wachau, a picturesque region on the banks of the Danube River and just 90 minutes from Vienna, is Austria's best wine region and one of my favorite "in between" destinations.

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