- 03. - 07. 11. 2023
- All Day
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The Merano WineFestival
A feast for wine lovers and connoisseurs
The Merano WineFestival, an annual event that brings together wine lovers from all over the world, will take place this year from November 3 to 7, 2023. This event, spread over five exciting days, offers an unparalleled opportunity to taste some of the most exquisite wines from Italy and other parts of the world. The venue for this impressive festival is the picturesque city of Merano in South Tyrol, known for its breathtaking scenery, mild climate and historical elegance.
The five festival days are the heart of this event and offer a wealth of activities and delights for wine lovers and connoisseurs alike. Merano WineFestival has made it its mission to gather selected producers from Italy and abroad to present their best wines. The event offers not only tastings, but also stimulating Wine-Talks and much more to explore the world of wine in all its facets.
The first day of the festival, November 3, 2023, will be accompanied by an opening ceremony where guests will be warmly welcomed. Here you can get the first glimpse of the impressive variety of wines on display. There will also be an introduction to the various events and highlights of the festival.
November 4, 2023 will be dedicated to“The WineHunter Masterclass” event. This is a unique opportunity to deepen your knowledge of wine and learn directly from experts. In-depth insights into wine production are provided during guided tastings. These experts share their knowledge and passion for wine and help you understand the nuances and subtleties of the different grape varieties. This masterclass is a fantastic opportunity to improve your wine tasting skills and expand your wine knowledge.
November 5, 2023 is the last day of the Masterclass, where you can dive even deeper into the world of wine.
November 6, 2023 is dedicated to the theme “Territory”. This section of the festival is dedicated to the areas that are predestined to produce great wines due to their geographical characteristics and climatic conditions. Here you will have the opportunity to taste wines that reflect the terroir and character of each region. It is a journey through the different wine regions of Italy and beyond that you should not miss.
Another highlight of the festival is the “Consortium” event. It brings together wine sector players from different regions to highlight the importance of consortia in the collaborative marketing of autochthonous wines from Italy’s most important production areas. This event is an opportunity to connect with the people behind the wines and learn more about the traditions and stories that underlie each drop of wine.
Discover unforgettable flavors in the prelude to the Merano WineFestival. On November 3, 2023, at the Merano Kurhaus, bio&dynamica awaits you, a tribute to the multi-layered, complex wines produced using organic, biodynamic and natural cultivation and cellar techniques. This event impressively demonstrates the festival’s commitment to sustainable and ethical wine production. This clear commitment to sustainability not only applies to the wines themselves, but also runs consistently through all areas of the event.
The wines are the expression of a clear idea and testify to the will to preserve the natural character of a growing area and to preserve the cultural asset of wine for posterity. November 4, 2023 will take you to the Merano Thermal Hotel, where the WineHunter Area bio&dynamica will focus on the diversity and quality of these wines.
The city of Merano with its unique Kurhaus itself is the ideal venue for the festival. With its charming streets, historic buildings and stunning gardens, the city provides the perfect backdrop for this wine tour. The mild climate and breathtaking mountain scenery contribute to the relaxed and welcoming atmosphere that characterizes the Merano WineFestival.
On November 7, 2023, you can be transported into the magical world of the “Catwalk Champagne&More“, which will also take place at the Merano Kurhaus. This event combines the elegance of the classic sparkling wine method with the effervescence of champagne and the finesse of the Charmat Martinotti method. This creates a unique experience that delights the senses and the soul. Sparkling wines from France, Italy and beyond await you. A journey through the elegance of different sparkling wines is only complete when paired with the finest gastronomic delights, including oysters, caviar and more.
The stage of the Kursaal hosts shows and showcookings that day to complete your experience. Treat yourself to the finest sparkling wines at the Merano WineFestival. With over 90 exhibitors, this event offers another fascinating facet of the festival and invites you to explore the world of champagne and fine sparkling wines. It is the perfect complement to the diverse experiences of the Merano WineFestival and an opportunity to enjoy the elegance and luxury of sparkling wine.
The Merano WineFestival is a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the world of wine and champagne and explore the variety and quality of wines and sparkling wines that Italy, France and other parts of the world have to offer. The event offers not only the opportunity to taste wines and sparkling wines, but also to discover the history, passion and craftsmanship behind each drop.
If you are a wine and sparkling wine lover or just curious about the world of wine and champagne, the Merano WineFestival is the perfect event for you. Mark November 3-7, 2023 on your calendar and get ready to embark on an exciting journey into the world of wine and champagne.
Be enchanted by the wealth of different aromas and flavors and discover why the Merano WineFestival is one of the most renowned wine events in Europe. It is the perfect opportunity to discover new wines and sparkling wines, meet experts and create unforgettable memories. We look forward to welcoming you to the Merano WineFestival and the Catwalk Champagne&More and to exploring the world of wine and champagne together.
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