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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