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Austria for the first time

This trip was a first for me and for Freddy Bulmer in his capacity as your new buyer of Austrian wine.

I hadn't visited the country before so was keen to learn all about it and its wines, and was wowed as much by its rich history and gothic charm as I was inspired by its new generation of forward-looking winemakers.

Rosie Allen

Rosie Allen
Content Creator & Editor

  • date January 2018
  • location Austria
  • people Freddy Bulmer & Rosie Allen

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