In the right hands a winery can be far more than simply a functional centre for processing grapes and producing wine. After all, making great wine is as much an art form as a science – so why shouldn’t a winery reflect the inherent beauty of wine-making? The world’s greatest architects, from Sir Norman Foster […]
Enjoy this Cellar Tours “Wine Spotlight” on one of our fave Californian estates: Silver Oak- their Alexander Valley Cab Sauv is the ULTIMATE delicious wine to enjoy with your family at the table this Thanksgiving. There are very few wineries in the Napa Valley that are as loved by locals as much as Silver Oak […]
Ten Best South African Wine Estates South Africa is now an undisputed first division wine producing country. Years of hard work, investment and diligence have left the country with an increasing number of superstar wineries, producing world-class wines at prices to match! This explosion of high-quality wine has been partially led by a growing number […]
Some Terrific French Wines- “Cellar Tours Favorites” We are often asked by our clients to include the “best” wineries in their tours (we organize wine tours in France, among other destinations), and this is of course can mean many things. It can mean most expensive, most marketed and famous, most widely sold in your area, […]
Wines of the Camino de Santiago- Wine Tasting along the Saint James Pilgrimage This has been a record year for number of pilgrims on the “Camino de Santiago” with visitors coming from all over the world, and travelling clear across the North of Spain to Santiago de Compostela on foot, cycling, horseback, and those with […]
Collioure and Banyuls, a land with two souls by Ivano Martignetti In the south of France, in the “Pyrénée Orientales” there is a stretch of land which is not only renowned for its beautiful sea and landscapes, but also for the quality of its wines, enhanced by the configuration of the land which requires an […]
VEGA SICILIA- EL VALOR DE UN MITO, Alberto Coronado No se sabe a ciencia cierta de cuando data exactamente la primera botella del mítico tinto Vega Sicilia si es de 1917 o de 1915, lo que si es cierto que había nacido algo más que un vino. Había nacido la leyenda, no sólo del vino […]
Vestirse de Etiqueta, Alberto Coronado Como en todas las actividades de la sociedad de consumo la imagen juega un papel muy importante en la venta de un producto. Vestir una botella, un perfume o unos bombones se presenta como una necesidad para competir en un mercado tan voraz y fagocitador como el nuestro. Cuando afrontamos […]
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