WINE TOURISM

This category contains 20 posts

San Giacomo Cantina #abruzzo #sangiacomo #wine

San Giacomo Cantina is located in Rocca San Giovanni, in Chieti province, between Trabocchi coast and luxuriant hills, a perfect combination of natural environments.  San Giacomo winery offers wines of aromatic fragrances, full–bodied red wines and white wines of exquisite and delicate tastes. The most famous local white grapes are Trebbiano d’Abruzzo, Chardonnay, Pecorino and … Continue reading

Musico Montalcino winery #tuscany #wine #montalcino #italy

  Martini family is one of the most renowned and oldest family in Montalcino city, in Tuscany. Love and passion for winery and wine production have been passed down from one generation to another. Most of the family members were farmer and they worked in their vineyards and in Maremma region too. One of the … Continue reading

The Paraguayan secret: The best Latin American winery #wine #cellar #Latinamerica

In City of the East, the second largest city of Paraguay, in the subsoil of the shopping mall called Monalisa, it is found the best winery of all Latin America. Accross the commercialisation of all different kind of products in this shopping center, stairs on the ground floor of the building offer space to an extensive winery of … Continue reading

The largest wine collection takes place in Moldova #wine #cellar #Moldova

Its name is Milestii Mici and it is the biggest cellar of  the world which  has around 2 million of wine bottles highly appreciated. Also known as “The Golden Collection”, 70% of the production is red wine. Milestii Mici, is a town dedicated to wine production and it is located 20 km far from Chisinau, capital of Moldova. The winery … Continue reading

Wines from the East: Romania #wine #east #Romania

Romania has a great wine tradition couvered by the excellent wines that it produces, some of which have won several international awards. Some of the most famous and local variety are the called Grassa Cotnari, Feteasca alba or Feteasca regala. These are the variety of white golden yellow grape from which the best Romanian wines are elaborated. … Continue reading

Felix Callejo, a winery in the heart of Spain #wine #Spain #winery

Felix Callejo was born in Sotillo de la Ribera, Spain, in a family with a long tradition in the world of wine. He had always dreamed on elaborating his own wine and in 1989 he achieved his goal with success. Since 1999 he takes care of the technical management of the winery, the vineyard and the … Continue reading

Fattoria San Francesco’s Wines win five gold medals #wine #Italy

On March 2015, the 54th National Competition of Wines DOCG-DOC-IGT organized by Mostra Nazzionale Vini-Pramaggiore took place in Pramaggiore (Venezia) as it does every year. The wine competition where each comittee is made up to five oenologists who are selected by the Italian Association of Oenologists, awarded this year with five gold medals to Fattoria San … Continue reading

Decanter World Wine Awards #wine #awards #Bordeaux

Last Sunday, on 14th June, the results of the Decanter World Wine Awards 2015, that is the world’s largest and most influential wine competition were published. A list of 15,929 wines had been judged by the top wine experts from around the globe, where there were 35 international trophies, that it is the highest accolade a wine can achieve … Continue reading

Why Mendoza is the most important wine region of Argentina? #Mendoza #wines #Argentina #GreatWineCapitals

The availability of pure meltwater from The Andes, the structure of arid soils and the abundance of sunshine are some of the natural competitive advantages that this region enjoys. All of them, together with new infrastructures and new technologies investment had allowed Mendoza enhancing competitiveness and its wine’s diversity. Mendoza, the most important wine region of … Continue reading

Uruguayan wines exceed expectations in Expo Milan 2015 #wine #Uruguay #expo #Milan

Until now, the success of Uruguayan wines on the pavilion of Expo Milan 2015, goes much further than the expectations thought. This result could opens eyes to new possibilities of increasing exports. The international megaexposition that started on May 1, shows the country with a board and careful selection of wines to be offered to its … Continue reading

The spanish wineries, the thirds best in the world #wineries #spain

In modern wine history, Spain has often lagged behind France and Italy, but nowadays, spanish wine is in a growing moment. From the dry white wine of Rias Baixas to the red wine of Priorat, Spain leaves a great taste in our mouths. Among the best wineries of Spain are Penedès, with Bodegas Miguel  Torres (Spanish wine export  leader … Continue reading

The City of Pully want to unit its activities in Rochettaz #Switzerland #Pully #wine

The city of Pully (Switzerland) has proposed a project that has the aim to unit the viti-vinicultural activities at one unique site, in Rochettaz (the second wine-growing place is Prevet), with the aim to free the land and galvanize the center of the city. This reorganization should cost around 2,7 million of Swiss Francs, prompting … Continue reading

SUMMER EARTHLY DELIGHTS AT ALAJMO’S RESTAURANTS

Summer is in full swing in Italy, and as a result of Alajmo kitchen pantries are packed with ripe and colorful ingredients. In celebration of all the earthly delights that continue to arrive at Alajmo doorstep, Max has created new menus for all six of the Alajmo family restaurants and bistros. At Le Calandre, start your meal with … Continue reading

IN BRAZIL WINE SPEAKS ITALIAN

In Brazil, Italians have been able to be known not only for their contribution to the development of one of the most promising emerging markets in the global economic landscape but also in the territory entrench the culture of knowing how to make good wine. Everything began in 1875 when Italian immigrants settle in the south … Continue reading

A GREAT CHILIEAN WINES TASTING

BRUSSELS-ProChile, the commercial organisation of the Embassy of Chile organised a great wine tasting at the Thon Hotel Stephanie to promote the wines from Chile. PROCHILE gathered recently lots of winemerchants to produce a  great event displaying lots of chilan wines. ue to the distance between Belgium and Chile, more winemerchants than producers were there … Continue reading

A WONDERFUL EVENT OF CHATEAU CASTIGNO

Château Castigno from  Assignans in the Aude(France)  organized around Brussels a great event for their customers and friends in Belgium. Mr. & Mrs. Verstraete and their daughter, An-Sophie have invited their clients to a superb winemakers’meal  preceded by a great tasting and explanation of their wines. Their range of wines made from grape varieties typical of … Continue reading

PROSECCO MEETS KITCHENS OF THE WORLD AT “VINO IN VILLA 2012”

From Denmark to Japan and Russia, the Conegliano Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore confronts the world at “Vino in Villa”, the classic Prosecco’s rendez-vous , from 19 to  21 May 2012 at San Salvatore’s Castle -close to Treviso- in Italy.                 From Denmark to Japan to Russia, the kitchens of the world meet in the hills of Conegliano Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore to marry a wine that has become an international success. At Vino in Villa, an event scheduled from … Continue reading

THE CAPITAL OF BRAZILIAN WINES

THE CAPITAL OF BRASILIAN WINES Brazil is an unknown wine country with its wine region on the borders with Argentina. It will become one of the most exciting wine countries in the world. This city in the heart of Brazil’s wine country is Brazil’s wine capital. Bento Goncalves is a quiet city. In this city, … Continue reading

KARL LAGERFELD: A FANTASTIC STORY WITH HOTEL METROPOLE MONTE-CARLO

Karl Lagerfeld special guest at  the hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo called to reinterpret the outdoor inspiring to the epical travel of Ulysse. The famous fashion designer was invited by the Hotel Metropole Monte-Carlo to reinterpret its outdoor spaces including the pool, terrace, gardens as well as his restaurant. The Hotel Métropole, located near the Provence wine valley, Monte-Carlo named “Best Hotel in the World … Continue reading

BRUNELLO 2011: A FOUR STARS VINTAGE

Montalcino, 25th February 2012 – The early harvest was rewarded with four stars for Brunello di Montalcino2011. These were assigned by the jury of experts and producers that this morning, on the occasion of the Benvenuto Brunello, announced publicly their evaluation of the quality of the harvest. The decision to pick the grapes 15 days in advance … Continue reading

Top Posts & Pages

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 358 other followers