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Casas del Bosque offers a glimpse of Coastal Chile by Jim Greeley

On February 10th, in his article called "Casas del Bosque offers a glimpse of Coastal Chile" Jim Greeley highlights the wine history of Chile and especially the development of the vineyard Casas del Bosque, his winemaker and its wine production. Of which highlights some of its wines like Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay and Pinot Noir.

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Porto Best Of Wine Tourism 2015 ceremony

The award ceremonies of "TOP 10 Vinhos Portugueses" (Portuguese Wines) and Best Of Wine Tourism 2015, within the scope of the event "Essência do Vinho Porto" is set for 27 February.

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The 2015 Best Of brochure is published!

We are pleased to announce that our 2015 Best Of Wine Tourism brochure has been published!

It gathers 45 wineries and tourism operators from our 8 international wine regions that have been selected for the excellence of their tourism activities and welcoming of visitors!

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Essência do Vinho Porto 2015, the main wine experience in Portugal, is back on the Bolsa Palace

Between February 26 and March 1, Porto hosts another edition of the wine event Essência do Vinho Porto 2015. The event is held at Palácio da Bolsa featuring more than 3,000 wines from 350 domestic and foreign producers.

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Bordeaux, best European destination 2015!

We are very glad to announce that Bordeaux, one of the Great Wine Capitals, has been elected 2015 European Best Destination!

Bordeaux has always been a dynamic, cosmopolitan city and never ceases to reveal exciting, new facets of its character. The city of Bordeaux’s inscription as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2007 and its bold...

Winemakers from Rheinhessen take a study tour to Bilbao-Rioja

A group of winemakers from Rheinhessen recently visited Rioja  to learn about viticulture and winemaking in our region as well as the control procedures created by the Rioja Regulatory Council.

While in the Rioja region, the group visited Bodegas Franco-Españolas, Bodegas Campo Viejo, Bodegas R. López de...

Porto with a large and varied offer for Valentine's Day and Carnival

With Valentine’s Day on 14th February immediately followed by Carnival on the 17th, Porto offers this year a wide choice of special programmes, from accommodation, to gastronomy & wines, history & culture, adventure, tours, and lots of entertainment....

Real Companhia Velha celebrated the International Port Wine Day with the launching of a new wine

27th January, The International Port Wine Day, was created in 2012 by the Center for Wine Origins (Washington), an institution founded by IVDP and CIVC (Champagne). To celebrate this date the Real Companhia Velha has launched a new reference for this famous...

Mendoza Harvest Festival 2015

THE ARGENTINIAN HARVEST FESTIVAL, ONE OF THE BIGGEST WORLDWIDE WINE CELEBRATIONS

Many people wonder what is the “FIESTA NACIONAL DE LA VENDIMIA´s” attraction and appeal. And it´s always hard to explain, since it is one of those...

Bordeaux, the 2015 Best European Destination?

For  6 year running, travellers have been invited to select the best European destination! From Amsterdam to Zagreb, the 20 tourist destinations which will feature most in 2015 have been selected, among which, Bordeaux (France).

Porto, a Great Wine Capital, was elected in 2014... You can now select Bordeaux, another Great Wine Capital,...

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February 9, 2015
This post, written by Mendoza-based journalist Amanda Barnes, participated in the 2014 Guest...