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The invitation is done by www.luxurytravelmagazine.com , referring to Portugal as one of the most innovative wine countries in Europe, presently producing its best wines ever.  Luxury Travel Magazine invites you to visit the country on harvest season and to know and participate in the many activities and celebrations on the 20 wine production ...
The market is propitiatory and the record is close, the 560 producers associated in the Chianti Classico Consortium believe it: during this year they could reach the value of 400 million Euros of sales for the bottled wine, an amount never reached before, that could bring the income to the same level of the period prior to the economic crisis, but...
The Chianti Classico area is the only Italian wine region nominated for the Wine Region of the Year of the Wine Star Award 2014.Each year, the editors of Wine Enthusiast Magazine honor the individuals and companies that have made outstanding achievements in the wine and beverage world. The winners will be announced in the special December 31 Wine...
Invited by the Ministry of Tourism of Argentina and the Government of Mendoza, through the Ministries of Tourism and Culture, Mikhail Baryshnikov –Misha, as he prefers to be called- visited the malbec´s worldwide capital to taste several wines and enjoy Argentinean flavors. He confessed to be a great soccer fan and a wine connoisseur. Here what...
The 30th marathon du Medoc will take place on Saturday September 13th in Pauillac, France. The Medoc Marathon is one of the world's longest marathon races, but the track is certainly one of the most beautiful, meandering through the most celebrated vineyards around the famous wine estates of Pauillac, St. Julien-Beychevelle, Haut-Medoc and St....
The event will be held on November 7th. Registrations for the contest of local wine tourism have already been open; it is the prelude to the world competition. For second time, the province of Mendoza will be venue for the annual meeting of the Great Wine Capitals. The event will take place from November 2nd to 7th, 2014. These regions are:...
The Porto City Council, responsible for Porto's Historical Centre, classified by UNESCO as World Cultural Heritage, has signed a cooperation agreement for the creation of the Portuguese World Cultural Heritage network, which gathers all the country's classified sites and monuments. It has as goals to promote proximity among these sites and...
The Symington family has released 656 bottles of a Port that dates back to the arrival of their great-grandfather Andrew James Symington in Portugal in 1882. The family has named this wine “Ne Oublie” after the original Graham’s family motto and for the company where Andrew Symington started his life’s work. The name reflects the respect with...
Summer in Porto 2014 will be offering over 400 events to enjoy the city with your family until the end of September. Music, cinema, dance, sports and many outdoors activities particularly dedicated to children, youngsters and families are some of the many suggestions made by the programme Summer in Porto 2014, organized by the Porto City Council...
The Grape Collective named Valparaiso a Top 10 wine destination! The article suggests places for eating, drinking, dining, and sleeping. Major Winemaker Grant Phelps from Viña Casas Del Bosque - Casablanca recommends wineries in Chile to visit.  In the article, Jameson Fink mentions Valparaiso Casablanca Valley as "a great escape from the hustle...

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September 16, 2014
This post by Beth Delthony is a participant in the 2014 Guest Bloggers' Program sponsored by...