The Nikolaihof, a world-renowned elite winery with vineyards along the Danube and wonderful organic wines for special occasions. Herbert Schleinzers estate is located near Retz in the Weinviertel, this is a very good place for hearty but very good and reasonably priced organic wines.
The Weinviertel is with 18,000 ha vines Austria's largest wine region with many grape varieties like Grüner Veltliner, Riesling, Neuburger - among others.
The vineyards of the Wachau are along the Danube from Krems to Melk. The best locations are found on steep slopes and small-area terraces