Wine hotels combine two amenities and have one advantage: after dignified tasting, you can spend the night on the spot. Here are tasty locations in Germany, Italy, France and Austria where you can sip and sleep.
After the wine tasting is before the wine tasting. And especially as a curious beginner, you should go with joy to learning in practice - I had for it again an exciting tutorial in Italian: Why the red wines from the winery Tommasi craft deluxe absolute (long-distance) relationship material, you read here. And also what fascinates the winemakers behind the great wines of the family business in their profession.
From the category of dream homes that still remain dreams: The Mansion of the Waters design in Mykonos by Metaverse designer Veliz Arquitecto makes it feel like a Tibetan design monastery meets jungle cliff and double dream pool.
Wine rule number 1: Nobody knows everything, everyone is allowed to play along, everyone learns - even a sommelier like Marc Almert. He is committed to making the fun of wine accessible to everyone. And he is excellent at it, in the truest sense of the word: Because at just 27 years old, he was named the best sommelier in the world. Perfect opportunity for me to take an instructive crash course. A conversation about the fascination of his profession, tips for curious beginners and why giving your partner more flowers is also beneficial for wine tasting, you can read here.
Between mountains and valleys, along rivers and by the sea, Portugal produces wines with strong character for really every situation. Time to go on a long-distance glass trip, after all, a red wine bottle mail with Portugal wine sailed into my home bar. How these red wines taste, why they are also fun for beginners and give an impression of Portugal wine, you can read here.