If you want to get amazing wine right from the source, you need to visit a vineyard. Generally, you can have a tour, wine tasting, and even meet the owners when you check out one of the amazing vineyards around the world. When looking for the right vineyard to visit, consider some of the most famous ones in the world.
Eat, Drink, and Stay a While at Castello del Trebbio
Image via Flickr by jimg944
Head to Tuscany to have the experience of a lifetime. Here, you will get not only beautiful views and amazing food, you will also be able to visit Catello del Trebbio. This winery was once a castle, and home to the Pazzi family, and then the Medici family. Today, however, it boasts a family run vineyard, accommodations, and a kitchen with cooking classes.
- Fresh-made olive oil
- Family Run
Go Organic with Frog’s Leap
Image via Flickr by matthew.hickey
If you want to stay in the United States, make sure you head to Napa Valley. Here, you will get to experience Frog’s Leap. This winery thrives on making the best wines available. They make delicious and impressive wines that are sure to tickle your taste buds. With package vacation deals to the area, you will be able to have a great vacation while checking out the local wines.
- Organic winery
- Fun, laid back atmosphere
- Tours and Tastings
Head Down Under to Tallavera Grove
Image via Flickr by S Baker
When you love wine and are headed to Australia, it is important to make sure you have time to stop in at Tallavera Grove. This winery produces some of the tastiest wines in the world. Along with a wine tasting, you can also enjoy a delicious lunch. On top of that, they offer a wine club and membership if you live in Australia.
- Award-winning wines
- Delicious restaurant
- Tours and tasting
- Membership and Wine Club
Beautiful Scenery and Amazing Wine at Rippon Vineyard
Image via Flickr by travelwayoflife
New Zealand has some of the best scenery in the world. Combine that, a beautiful vineyard, and amazing wine, and you have Rippon Vineyard. This winery is family owned and operated. They host a variety of events through the year, as well as regular tours and wine tastings.
- Family Owned
- Tours and Tasting
- Events, such as the Rippon Music Festival
Get a Hint of History at Chateau Mouton Rothschild
Image via Flickr by michael_reuter
Getting a vineyard tour in France is not as easy as it sounds. However, Chateau Mouton Rothschild allows visitors to come and view the vineyards, taste the wine, and even take a walk around the beautiful museum of wine-related items. Here you will be able to learn the history of both wine and the castle. It is a great stop for any history buff.
- Interesting history
- Tours and Tasting
- Family owned
There are a number of wineries all over the world. No matter where you plan to travel, there is sure to be a winery that you will enjoy visiting. You get to take in the scenery, taste the wine, and meet the people when you check out a vineyard.
Article by: Randy Vullture.