Austrian Wines from Hopler

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February 16, 2019 (Sat)
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Trapp Family Lodge Wine Cellar
700 Trapp Hill Road
Stowe, VT 05672

View Map  |   800-826-7000

Cost: $20

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Cheese     Tasting (walk around)     Weekly Event     Wine    

Austrian Wines

                                                                                   From Hopler Winery

Saturday, February 16th

Trapp Family Lodge Wine Cellar


The Von Trapp family has a long history with the Hopler winery in Austria.  For over thirty years Hopler has bottled their Pinot Blanc and Pinot Noir with the Trapp Family crest on the label, a proprietary labeling.


Austrian wines are becoming more popular across a broad spectrum of American restaurants and fine wine shops. 


We’ll taste a Pinot Blanc; this grape is also popular across the border in Alsace, France,  a Gruner Veltliner; the signature white grape of Austria, a Riesling; much drier than the German versions you may be familiar with, a Pinot Noir; a grape Austria has gotten some very good press about recently and a Zweigelt; the most popular red grape in Austria which is a cross of the Blaufrankisch and Saint-Laurent grapes.


Price is $20.  Please call or see the front desk to place reservations.  802 253-5742.  Doors open @ 4:00.  I suggest you arrive no later than 5:00 to avoid feeling rushed.  People come and go during the tasting which is an informal walk around format. We end at 6:00


Hopler Pinot Blanc, Burgenland                                               2017

Hopler Gruner Veltliner, Burgenland                                        2017

Hopler Riesling, Burgenland                                                     2017

Hopler Pinot Noir, Burgenland                                                  2017

Hopler Zweigelt, Burgenland                                                     2016

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