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
Past and future interweave in this winery in Montecchia di Crosara, province of Verona, run by Tessari family since four generations. The pride of its history is witnessed by the Enomuseo Ca' Rugate, an exhibition of more than 150 tools used by the Tessari family in a century of winemaking activity.
Art and culture and the d’Arenberg brand are intrinsically linked. If the legacy of The Cube, the immersive art installation come cellar door, doesn’t already prove this then d’Arenberg commitment to bring seemingly unattainable world-class art to McLaren Vale sure is.
Casa de Mateus is a marvel of baroque architecture, it is a time machine that allows us to travel over the past hundreds of years and follow much of the history of Portugal, Europe and the World. It is a centre that converge and radiate people, ideas, stories, documents, artifacts, which all together constitute a unique heritage.
It is open to the public for visits all year round and offers a diverse cultural program, namely, international music meetings, seminars and conferences, concerts of ancient and baroque music, just to name a few.
At La Motte Wine Estate, wine-making itself is performed as an art and an important ingredient of 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.