Sparkling Wine in Austria: It's a Matter of Taste

Origin is often touted as an important quality feature for sparkling wine. Whether Austrian consumers also see it that way was investigated in a study at the University of Applied Sciences Burgenland. Bettina König, Christian Pfeiffer and Marcus Wieschhoff report.

Reading time: 4m 30s

What is a ‘Fine Wine’?

Interest in the Fine Wine Market seems to be at an all-time high if you look at the amount of investment as well as the attention the sector has attracted of late. In a series of articles, we will look at its various aspects, hear from different stakeholders and take a peek at where it may be heading. Isabel Kottmann, Jochen Heussner, Nikolay Chashchinov and Jon H. Hanf from Geisenheim University have 1001 questions.

Reading time: 4m

The View from Geisenheim: Sustainable Wine Tourism

Results of a worldwide survey

Why doing a survey on wine tourism and sustainability? Both topics have a huge economic importance and both have further potential. Wine tourism is a fast-growing market. Sustainability is one of the challenges we need to solve most urgently. In a joint study, Prof. Dr. Gergely Szolnoki, Dr. Maximilian Tafel and Anne-Christin Stelter (Hochschule Geisenheim University) as well as Niklas Ridoff and Calle Nilsson (WineTourism.com) bring these two aspects together and asked how to implement sustainable wine tourism successfully.

Reading time: 6m 10s

Warum kaufen Menschen einen bestimmten Wein?

Our global survey into why people in various markets and sectors buy one wine rather than another has already has over 350 responses.

Now we are offering chances for non English-speakers to participate in their own languages. Here you find the German edition. 

¿Por qué la gente compra un vino en lugar de otro?

Our global survey into why people in various markets and sectors buy one wine rather than another has already has over 350 responses.

This week we are offering chances for non English-speakers to participate in their own languages

Pourquoi les gens achètent-ils certains vins?

Our global survey into why people in various markets and sectors buy one wine rather than another has already has over 350 responses.

This week we are offering chances for non English-speakers to participate in their own languages.

Survey: Why People Buy One Wine Rather than Another?

Every day, consumers across the world choose to buy one bottle of wine from the range on offer on the shelves of a shop or a restaurant wine list? What drives their choice?

Participating time: 10 minutes