[WorldKings - Wowtimes - Almanac Events & Achievements 2023] Highlights of the 153-year development journey of Brown–Forman Corporation, the leading manufacturer of premium wines in the United States (1870)
(Worldkings.org) Brown‑Forman has enriched life by building fine quality beverage alcohol brands.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Europe Records Institute (EURI) Corticeira Amorim: World’s biggest producer of natural cork closures
(WorldKings.org) Corticeira Amorim is the world’s leading producer of natural cork wine closures, with over 3 billion units produced annually.
Top 20 great traditional festivals in Europe - Pálava wine harvest festival, Czech Republic
(Worldkings.org) The historic Saturday parade will be followed with a parade of about 400 people in folk costumes consisting of members of the local associations and ensembles.
The impressive botanical gardens around the world (P.31) - Stellenbosch (South Africa): The heart captivating “land of wine”
(WorldKings.org) South Africa is one of the most exciting wine regions in the world right now, with critics and consumers getting ever more excited about the quality, drinkability and affordability of its incredible wines. One of SA’s most famous regions is Stellenbosch, which sits in splendour on the coast of the Western Cape around 50km east of Cape Town and is becoming particularly well known for its incredible hospitality when it comes to wine and food experiences.
Special cuisine around the world (P.66) - Glühwein (Germany): Hot wine, the perfect winter drink at Christmas markets
(WorldKings.org) Take a break from the hustle and bustle of the holiday season and enjoy a festive homemade Glühwein (literally: “Glow Wine”). It’ll warm you right up and put a happier glow on your face.
[WORLDKINGS] Exceptional places around the world (P.184) – Osoyoos: The warmest town in Canada
(WorldKings.org) Enjoying Canada’s driest climate, Osoyoos bills itself as Desert Wine Country. Osoyoos is the only desert in Canada, with the lowest rainfall, the highest temperatures, and the warmest lakes.
[WORLDKINGS] Exceptional places around the world (P.172) - Hercegkút (Hungary) : The village with unique wine cellars
(WorldKings.org) The Tokaj Wine Region is home to some of Hungary's most beloved varieties of wine. The region is spread over a romantic landscape of cellar labyrinths, vines and slopes, nestled at the foothills of the Zemplén Mountains. Its winemaking history dates back over a thousand years.
[WORLDKINGS] Exceptional places around the world (P.150) - Heidelberg (Germany) : Germany’s most romantic town
(WorldKings.org) If there was ever a competition for Germany’s most romantic town, the vibrant university town of Heidelberg would be a top contender. Its crumbling castle, beautiful houses, cobbled streets, lush hills, ancient squares and gorgeous river views make it look like something straight out of a picture book.
[WORLDKINGS] Exceptional places around the world (P.44) – Rajac (Serbia) : The famous wine village since the Roman era
(WorldKings.org) Eastern Serbia's Negotin region has been producing wine since the 3rd century and is known for native bagrina and začinak varietals. Its atmospheric 19th-century 'wine-cellar villages', or pimnice, are a unique architectural complex of stone wine cellars partially buried into the ground. Some are open for visitors and offer lodgings.
[WORLDKINGS] Exceptional places around the world (P.27) - Bad Dürkheim (Germany) : The town with the World's Largest Wine Festival
(WorldKings.org) Bad Düerkheim is to wine, what Munich is to beer. Once a year, the placid spa town sees more than half a million people rush into town for the world’s largest wine festival.