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Harvest Festival 2014 of Casablanca Valley

The Grape Harvest Festival will be held in the main square of the town of Casablanca on Saturday 26th from 13.00 to 22.00 and Sunday 27 from 12.00 to 20.00; It will involve more than 15 wineries that make up the Association of Casablanca Valley Viticultural AG which allow taste their recognized Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Noir, Syrah and other red...

The Royals visiting New Zealand

The British Royals, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge continued their tour of New Zealand this past Sunday visiting Queenstown NZ’s Amisfield Winery and Bistro. With a menu fit for royalty, this dynamic couple enjoyed the wine and food pairings that make this Great Wine Capital so special!

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A new river cruise company in Bordeaux

"There is nothing more thrilling than the launch of a new ship. The godmothers…the pride of the new vessel’s staff…the music, balloons, a celebratory dinner…all in all, a wonderful experience".

An international river cruise company, Viking River Cruises has just set a ship in Bordeaux,...

Mendoza was highlighted in Madrid Fusion

Mendoza was highlighted in Madrid Fusion

In the “XII International Congress of Gastronomy” event taking place in the Spanish capital, Argentina has an important presence as a tourist destination of excellence in wine and food experiences.


To show the variety and identity of the flavors of...

Top international wine tourism award for Marlborough pioneer

Marlborough’s Brancott Estate Heritage Centre has been named one of the world’s best wine tourism experiences.

Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel is presenting Brancott Estate with an International Best of Wine Tourism Award at this Saturday’s Wine and Food Festival.

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International Best Of Wine Tourism Winners are announced!



(Bordeaux, November 12, 2013) - The Great Wine Capitals Global Network recently announced the winners of the 2014 International Best Of Wine Tourism awards at a ceremony held at the Culinary Institute of America’s Greystone campus...

The Winner of the Blogger Contest is ... Mindy Joyce!

Thanks to her post about Bordeaux and the Bordeaux wine regions on her blog WineryCritic, Mindy Joyce has beeen selected as the winner of our 2014 GWC blogger...

Portuguese wines at the head of the "Top Cellar Selection by Wine Enthusiast” in the USA

After having placed several Portuguese wines on the Top 100 Best Buy, the prestige magazine Wine Enthusiast has now chosen the Top Cellar Selection, nine Portuguese wines to store and enjoy.

Portuguese wines are included on this selection and position Portugal at the 4th place, only overpassed by France, USA and Italy.
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Chaired by Baron Eric de Rothschild, Chateau Lafite Rothschild's owner, the tasting contest organized by the Commanderie du Bontemps "The Left Bank Bordeaux Cup" will be held June 14 at this same Chateau.

According to the famous "America's Cup" model, challengers from North America...

.Valparaiso | Casablanca Valley becomes the 10th Great Wine Capital

The Great Wine Capitals Global Network has unanimously chosen Valparaiso | Casablanca Valley in Chile as the tenth region in the Great Wine Capitals Global Network.
The Valparaiso | Casablanca Valley Initiative has brought together the city halls of Valparaiso and Casablanca as well as...


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