The Best Austrian Wines To Pair With Your Meal

Author: The Bauernschmaus Restaurant | | Categories: Austrian Cuisine , Austrian Food , Austrian Restaurant , Authentic German Food , Comfort Food , European Cuisine , European Food , Family-Owned Restaurant , German Cuisine , German Restaurant , Great Beer Selection

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Are you planning to visit an Austrian/German restaurant and want to try some of the best Austrian wines? Then, you have come to the right place. Austria is famous for producing some of the world’s most delicious and unique wines, which can perfectly complement any meal. In this blog, we will be discussing the top Austrian wines that you can pair with your meal at The Bauernschmaus Restaurant.
We are a popular Austrian/German restaurant that serves traditional Austrian cuisine with a modern twist. The restaurant is known for its cozy ambiance, excellent service, and perfect pairing of food and wine. So, let’s dive into the list of the best Austrian wines to pair with your meal at The Bauernschmaus Restaurant.

Grüner Veltliner
Grüner Veltliner is the most popular and widely planted white grape variety in Austria. It is a versatile grape that produces a range of wines, from light and crisp to full-bodied and complex. Grüner Veltliner pairs perfectly with German and Austrian cuisine, especially with dishes that have a touch of spice. 

Riesling is a white grape variety that produces some of the most elegant and aromatic wines in Austria. It is known for its high acidity, which makes it a perfect match for rich and creamy dishes. 

Blaufränkisch is a red grape variety that produces rich, full-bodied wines with high tannins and acidity. It is a perfect match for dishes with strong flavors and spices.

Zweigelt is a red grape variety that is widely planted in Austria. It produces fruity, medium-bodied wines with soft tannins, making it a perfect match for light and delicate dishes.

St. Laurent
St. Laurent is a red grape variety that produces elegant and complex wines with high acidity and soft tannins. It is a perfect match for dishes with rich flavors and spices. 


The Bauernschmaus Restaurant is a perfect place to try some of the best Austrian wines that can perfectly complement your meal. From the light and crisp Grüner Veltliner to the full-bodied Blaufränkisch, there is a wine for every taste and dish. So, the next time you visit us, be sure to try one of these Austrian wines and elevate your dining experience.
We are family-owned and operated and have been serving the Edmonton area for over forty-five years. We serve authentic Austrian and German cuisine in a fun, family-friendly atmosphere. Portions are quite satisfying, but if you still have room, treat yourself to one of our delectable desserts that are all made in-house. We offer a broad range of imported beers, and our wine list has options to suit every budget. We welcome you to a dining experience like no other! We cater to customers from across Edmonton, Spruce Grove, Sherwood Park, St. Albert, Stony Plain, Nisku, Leduc, Fort Saskatchewan, Gibbons, and the surrounding areas.
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