Donald Hess established a Mount Veeder vineyard in 1978, recognizing the potential for great winegrowing. The Hess Collection winery is a historic site in a native stone building hewn by masons in 1903.
Art and Culture
Bodegas Murua, located in the heart of the Rioja Alavesa, has beautiful facilities reminiscent of the stately mansions in the area, where some 250,000 bottles are produced. Among its tourist activities has included a permanent collection of paintings and sculptures art, really valuable. Murua belongs to the Masaveu Group, an Asturian family linked to banking and owns a private art collection that has largely decided to share with the people who visit their wineries. You can also enjoy a spectacular library with manuscripts, incunabula and an extensive wine literature that increases the attraction and interest of the wine tourism activity of the winery.
It is a concept of wines of a unique character, based on REcreate and REinvent, ancestral wines from biblical accounts to wines produced in the past centuries by the family in noble and beautiful clay jars. Beauty wines are reborn.
Fiesta de la Cosecha is organized and directed by the Fondo Vitivinícola. It started in 2002 and continues to grow since then. In its 17 editions it has consolidated a wide and massive call, has the highest artistic quality and meticulous organization. It is an unique celebration that marvelously unites music, wine and the audience’s enthusiasm. These elements position “Fiesta de la Cosecha” as an event of enormous cultural and touristic significance.
Cultural Multispace FARAON WINERY - Declared National Historical Monument in July, 2019 and located in the District of General Alvear, Mendoza, Argentina.
Steeped in history, artistic creation and gastronomy, Château Malromé is also the historical residence of the painter Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. Awarded the label "Maison des Illustres" in 2016, this 16th century castle celebrates the life and artwork of the illustrious painter.
Bouche à Oreille - an ode to wines
To listen to wine, to taste words, “From mouth to ear” is a unique project, imagined and led by Marie Linder, wine specialist, and Mathieu Bessero-Belti, an actor.
Bird in Hand is a family owned winery located in the heart of the stunning Adelaide Hills just outside Woodside. The winery is well known by South Australian wine lovers for their fabulous selection of cool climate wines. In addition to their talent and passion for producing fine wine, Bird in Hand also have a demonstrated track record of contributing to the local and international cultural arts scene.
In 1861, Charles Krug, the visionary father of Napa Valley winemaking, established the winery that started it all. The Mondavi family purchased the already iconic property in 1943 and for 75 years and four generations, they have transformed the great estate into a world-class hospitality center, renowned for its exceptional wines, stunning design, storied heritage and cultural events.