Get to know the finest wine regions in the world. This astonishing network of wine regions spans old and new world tastes and offers an exceptional guide to international wine tourism travel experiences.

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The Great Wine Capitals is a Network of ten major global cities in both the northern and southern hemispheres, which share a key economic and cultural asset: their internationally renowned wine regions.

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Hotel Weingold in Guntersblum charms its guests with regional wine cuisine in historic setting. The entrance leads from a small street underneath an ages old gate into the yard. Martin Luther stayed here, they say, maybe in 1521 on his way to the emperor's parliament in Worms. The small village of Guntersblum with its old half-timbered houses is only twenty kilometers down the Rhine valley from the dome city.

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Events

September 14, 2020 to September 30, 2020

Food and Wine South Australia September 2020 is a chance for people and companies from all over the globe to discover South Australia's truly remarkable food, wine and agtech capabilities.

6-45 minutes free webinars are offered for a good understanding of the wine & food South Australian industry.

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Aware of climate change impact on the wine sector, since a few years researchers have been developing pioneering studies and projects that allow them to anticipate scenarios and establish models adapted to new global circumstances.

 

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