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Women in wine

You will find many women in wine in Rheinhessen. All of them are talented and special in their own way. May we introduce you to three of them?

THE WOMEN OF MENDOZA STRENGTHEN ITS WINE INDUSTRY

THE WOMEN OF MENDOZA STRENGTHEN ITS WINE INDUSTRY

The World Economic Forum has been measuring the gender gap since 2006 through the Global Gender Gap Index. It benchmarks the current state and evolution of gender parity across four key dimensions (Economic Participation and Opportunity, Educational Attainment, Health and Survival, and Political Empowerment). In 2022 this study included 146 countries. According to the results, there would still be some 132 years to close the gender gap worldwide at the current pace of implementation of measures and actions.

Portrait of Catherine Cruchon, passionate winegrower

Portrait of Catherine Cruchon, passionate winegrower

“Domaine Henri Cruchon” is one of the most renowned wine estates in Morges. Today, the family grows twenty different grape varieties on over one hundred parcels of land, each with its own terroir, microclimate and personality. More than half the grapes are organic, meaning they are grown in harmony with nature and are free from chemicals.

Usher in the New Year in the Cape Winelands

Usher in the New Year in the Cape Winelands

Regarded as one of South Africa’s leading Cap Classique producing areas, the Franschhoek Wine Valley Cap Classique route was established a few years ago. Usher in the New Year and explore the new Cap Classique route for bubbly lovers!

In Spain, New Year’s Eve Means Bubbles

In Spain, New Year’s Eve Means Bubbles

Sparkling wine is a big-ticket item on Spanish consumers’ shopping lists during the holidays. Our long holiday season – from December 8 (the Feast of the Immaculate Conception) until January 6 (Epiphany), means bubbles, bubbles and more bubbles. However, the highlight of bubbly consumption is on New Year’s Eve. 

A taste of South Australia for New Year’s Eve

A taste of South Australia for New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve is a time of reflection, an occasion to celebrate, and, of course, an opportunity for renewed hope and optimism about what lies in wait for the year ahead.

Whenever there is a celebration, a bottle of wine is sure to be found. South Australia, and it’s 18 unique wine regions produce a diverse range of wine styles and varieties ensuring there is something to match every taste and budget.