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Wagram

One of the eight specific wine regions in the Austrian state or generic wine-growing region Lower Austria, From 1995 to 2007 it was called Danubia However, this name has never really prevailed. The new name Wagram became valid from the 2007 vintage. The eponymous ground survey north of Danube extends from Feuersbrunn in the west to Heldenberg in the northeast. The name (Wachrain) derives from "Wogenrain" or "Wogenrand", which was in the last ice age the former edge of the Danube in the Tullner field. On a base made of prehistoric rock is a source horizon of sea sand, about the loess towers up to twelve feet high. The yellow ground has high Water storage capacity and provides multi-layered wines.

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