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Meet our Global Award Winner: Wirra Wirra, Adelaide, South Australia

Meet our Global Award Winner: Wirra Wirra, Adelaide, South Australia

Follow a picturesque 45-minute drive south of Adelaide to discover Wirra Wirra, the estate and vineyard instilling heritage, modern flair and fun in every encounter. Here, in the coastal McLaren Vale wine country, visitors soak up the rustic modern charm of the cellar door and trade ‘Church Block Stories’ – a reference to the winery’s famed Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz, Merlot blend.

WineFlow – Wine on the move

WineFlow – Wine on the move

30 million years ago, ocean waves lapped at the beach where today countless vines stand. The small wine village of Flonheim in the heart of Rheinhessen has always been a pioneer in vintner cooperations: As early as the 1970s, when many winegrowers were not yet thinking about cooperation, the Flonheim vintners were organizing wine walks. Together they wandered through the vineyards with a group of wine lovers, pulling behind them handcarts with wine casks – even then Flonheim was on the move. Sadly however, during the wine crisis in the 80’s, the activities came to a halt. Nevertheless, in 2007 eleven wineries got together and decided to get involved in the community once again. So, movement again returned to the winegrowers’ community and WineFlow was born.

Meet our Global Award Winner:  Creation Wines, Cape Town, South Africa

Meet our Global Award Winner: Creation Wines, Cape Town, South Africa

Trendsetting wine and food experiences, environmental and community sustainability and sharing the gifts of nature are driving forces at Creation in the Walker Bay Wine Region of South Africa. A leisurely 2.5-hour drive south-east from Cape Town, the winery offers draws on wine-making family history to offer world-class Chardonnay and Pinot Noir in the scenic shadow of the Hemel-en-Aarde Ridge and glittering Atlantic Ocean views.

Accessible wine tourism experiences in virtual environments

Accessible wine tourism experiences in virtual environments

Wine makes noise to reach people with hearing impairments.

A group of associations in Mendoza gathers to offer an accessible wine-tourism experience for people with hearing desabilities.
The experience is conducted in Argentine Sign Language and is also adapted to the current context of global pandemic.

Tenuta Santa Maria di Gaetano Bertani: an expression of the terroir and of a grand passion

Tenuta Santa Maria di Gaetano Bertani: an expression of the terroir and of a grand passion

The Bertani family’s generations of winemaking experience have helped to form a unique philosophy for the creation of fine wines, through meticulous care of the vineyard, sustainable viticultural methods, traditional techniques, Veronese varietals and the adoption of current innovations. Careful work in the cellar and long aging serve to preserve the product of the vine, bringing a distinct balance to our wines as well as elegance and a great potential for aging in the bottle.

Discover Le Cloître des Cordeliers in Saint-Emilion

Discover Le Cloître des Cordeliers in Saint-Emilion

The first wine based UNESCO Heritage site, Saint Emilion has to be one of the most romantic and authentic places in the Bordeaux region. This perfectly preserved medieval village with its tiny lanes and many restaurants is famed for its red wines. You might not know that they also make a sparkling wine here – Crémant de Bordeaux.