Wine


13 September 2021

Wine tourism: a driver for rural development?

Innovation, partnerships and enhanced coordination are essential for making wine tourism a driver of rural development. That was the takeaway message from the 5th UNWTO Global […]
23 August 2021

Reguengos de Monsaraz to host UNWTO global conference on wine tourism

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Visit Portugal and the city of Reguengos de Monsaraz have the pleasure to announce that the 5th UNWTO Global Conference on […]
20 July 2021

Dijon likely to become the host of the “United Nations of Wine” headquarters

The French government has selected the city of Dijon to host the International Organization of Vine and Wine (OIV), a choice that must nonetheless still be […]
7 July 2021

Belgium is seeing more and more winemakers

Belgium may already have a well established reputation for its successful beer industry, but it seems the Belgian wine industry also on the up. According to […]
6 July 2021

Putin decrees that Champagne has to be labeled only as “sparkling wine” in Russia

Vladimir Putin has signed a new law decreeing that only champánskoe, the popular and affordable sparkling wines created in Soviet times as a way to democratize […]
6 July 2021

Meet Bertony Faustin: the first black winemaker in US Northwest

With the motto “Hip Hop, wine, and chill,” Abbey Creek Vineyard is the place to go if you want to experience Willamette Valley wines with the groove of […]
18 June 2021

5 wineries you have to visit when in Istria

The Croatian peninsula Istria is well known for many things – from culture and food to the perfect Mediterranean climate, but one thing it is most […]
13 May 2021

The sad reason why French vineyards are lit with candlelight

When picturing France, we can’t help but imagine a good glass of wine (or make it two). Whether you’re a fan of red, white or rosé: […]
6 May 2021

Celebrating Malbec in Mendoza, Argentina

The city of Mendoza in northern-central Mendoza province in Argentina is a unique city. Popular with outdoor tourism thanks to its close location to the Andes […]
26 April 2021

Fancy a boozy pilgrimage? This hiking trail takes you from winery to winery

Some people like to go on a pilgrimage to renew their religion. Others embark on the journey to get in touch with themselves again, whatever that […]
20 April 2021

Could price information influence how wine tastes in your mouth?

Several wine lovers have asked themselves the question: Are more expensive wines are necessarily better than cheaper ones? Can our perception be influenced by factors unrelated […]
15 March 2021

Cheers to Gudule Winery, the first urban winery in Belgium

Ah, wine. One of the many treats life has on offer. A drink as multifunctional as a utility knife – always to be enjoyed with moderation, […]
8 March 2021

Illy is not only a coffee brand, you can also try their wine

When you hear the name Illy, you most probably immediately think about a nice Italian cup of coffee. For me, the brand is directly connected with […]
25 February 2021

Il Sal8 Bar Agricolo – Season’s Flavours in Your Glass

Il Sal8, or when spoken out loudly, ‘Il Salotto,’ is one of Tuscany’s best bars that does its name justice. During Florence cocktail week, the bar’s signature cocktail […]
12 February 2021

3 Tuscan Wineries You Should Visit

Italy is a big country, and Tuscany stretches over quite a large area. That’s why a Tuscan wine isn’t just a Tuscan wine, and not necessarily […]
9 February 2021

5 Wine delights to enjoy this Valentine’s Day

It’s nearly here, February 14th, the day of Saint Valentine. A time to spend with our special someone, to enjoy a romantic meal with delicious food […]
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