Meet the minds behind Odette Estate, one of Napa Valley’s leading organic wine producers.
Don’t miss the eco-conscious luxury resort with a certified organic culinary garden where guests can help plant herbs!
Odette Estate Winery sets the bar at organic farming, sustainable winemaking and LEED certification.
This medieval village in the northern region of Friuli possesses two fortified castles, Strassoldo di Sopra and Strassoldo di Sotto.
An Oregon grape grower is planning to let the birds eat most of his crop this year, convinced the fruit is tainted by the smoke that blanketed…
Although his renewable energy project here might never have materialized, he's helped turn this place into the first winery in the world to achieve LEED silver certification for its entire facility, in part, thanks to the way it harnesses wind power. (Developed by the non-profit US Green Building Council, LEED assesses the potential environmental impacts and human benefits of a project.)
Garzón lies inland from the fashionable beach town of José Ignacio, about three hours east of the capital Montevideo. The vines here are barely a decade old, but that hasn't stopped Garzón from racking up an impressive list of accolades.
Terraced vines and spindly olive trees form a patchwork quilt over gently rolling hills, which are themselves covered by a maze of powdery dirt roads. Follow one of these bumpy paths far enough and you'll find an olive oil mill, a farm-to-table restaurant and a hilltop winery.
There’s no better place to drink wine than at a winery, the place that brought it to life. Cellars are better than the tasting rooms, if you a…
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It’s the breeze, they say, that creates plump grapes and a wine destination in the heart of hops country.