This winegrowing region in northern Spain is one of the most prominent in Europe. Its 1200 some vineyards export all over the world. To many connoisseurs, it’s the epitome of Spanish wine.
It's fall, and the grape harvest has begun in many wine growing regions across Germany. Bavaria-based Master of Wine, Romana Echensperger, explains the latest trends in German wines, from chardonnay to sparkling wines.
Portugal produces the famous port wine but also excellent red and white wines — which in turn attract tourists. More winegrowers want to profit from wine tourism, like in Dão, one of the oldest wine regions of Portugal.
Vineyards on the slopes of the Moselle and Rhine, monumental structures from the Roman Empire in Germany's oldest city Trier: the state of Rhineland-Palatinate is ideal for culture buffs and epicures.
As global temperatures rise, warm-weather crops like apples and pears are feeling the heat. While the climate shows no signs of cooling down, farmers in Spain are looking for ways to adapt — starting in the laboratory.
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