Blauburgunder - Pinot Noir (Austria)

In Austria, Blauburgunder ("Blue Burgundy") is a common name for Pinot Noir.

Pinot Noir in Austria

Most of the Austrian Blauburgunder is producd in Burgenland and in Lower Austria.

Blauburgunder wines are similar in character to Pinot Noir wines from Burgundy.

If aged, French barrels (barriques) are most often used.

Best kept secret: Austrian Pinot Noir is a lot of quality for the money. Try it with a schnitzel!