Austrian Wine · Natural Wine

Terroir Is Boring, And Other Gems From Austrian Winemaker Christian Tschida

In a hypercommercialized world where even natural wine, once culty, is now fetishized to death on social media (guilty!), people like Austrian winemaker Christian Tschida are refreshing: he doesn’t try to be “cool”; doesn’t put cute cartoons on his labels like so many other natural winemakers; and doesn’t seem to fit easily into any box.… Continue reading Terroir Is Boring, And Other Gems From Austrian Winemaker Christian Tschida

Austrian Wine · Europe · Italian wine · Slovak Wine

When Home Is A Vineyard Somewhere And Everywhere

It’s a wonderful time to be in Europe. It’s a difficult time to be in Europe. I have been traveling for the past month. Each day, I’ve been enthralled by the vibrancy of the cities I pass through, the exceptional wines and foods I’m tasting, the generous hospitality of the people I’m encountering along the… Continue reading When Home Is A Vineyard Somewhere And Everywhere