Wednesday, August 17, 2011

35 Gorgeous Vineyards Around the World

A vineyard is a plantation of grape-bearing vines, grown mainly for wine making, but also raisins, table grapes and non-alcoholic grape juice. The vineyards from which the wines derive are some of the most beautiful landscapes around the globe. From the Old World vineyards of Europe like Italy and France to the New World areas of Canada, Argentina, Australia and the United States, vineyards are a sight to behold. Enjoy this selection of gorgeous vineyards around the world.

1. Los Alamos Vineyards, Santa Barbara


2. St. Emilion Vineyards France


3.Trigny Vineyards Champagne, France


4. Porrera Vineyards Priorat County, Catalonia, Spain


5. Lavaux Vineyards Switzerland


6. Kunde Estate Vineyards Sonoma County, California


7. Hermonville Vineyards France


8. Brunelloa di Montalcino Vineyards Tuscany, Italy


9. Balf Vineyards Hungary


10. Margaret River Vineyards Western Australia


11. Hunawihr Vineyards Alsace, France


12. Maurice Carrie Vineyards Temecula, California


13. Baden Wurttemberg Vineyards Germany


14. Tedo River Vineyards Douro Valley, Portugal


15. Lake Chelan Vineyards Washington, United States


16. Mission Vineyards California, United States


17. Hahndorf Vineyards Adelaide Hills, South Australia


18. Gold Hill Vineyards Ticino, Switzerland


19. Napa Valley Vineyards California, United States


20. Verzenay Vineyards Northeastern France


21. Chelan Vineyards Washington, United States


22. Collio Vineyards Friuli Venezia-Giulia, Itlay


23. Napa Valley Vineyards California, United States


24. Penngrove Vineyards Sonoma County, California


25. Baden Wurttemberg Vineyards Germany


26. Drake Vineyards Gurneville, California


27. Palava Vineyards Czech Republic


28. Artesa Vineyards Sonoma Valley, California


29. Kir-Yianni Vineyards Naoussa, Greece


30. DeFosse Vineyards Charlottesville, Virginia


31. Train Trak Vineyards Yarra Valley, Australia


32. Meursault Vineyards Burgundy, France


33. Kelowna Vineyards British Columbia, Canada


34. Napa Valley Vineyards California, United States


35. Stuttgart Vineyards Germany


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