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...continued from page 42HungaryBudafokBudapest, Southern Buda Nearest Highway: M1/ M7 /M0 Tel:	+36 1 229 38 21 Fax:	+36 1 482 00 73 E-m: Web: Wine tour in a typical Budafok wine cellar. 6 wine tasting programs ranging from 60 minutes including food, award winning wine tasting and entertainment, minimum 20 peopleHouse of Royal Wines and Cellar MuseumBudapest Tel: +361/267-1100 Fax:	+ 361/267-1100 E-m: kiralyiborok@kiralyiborok. hu Web: Below ground are the wine cellars which belonged to the Royal Castle as well as to the citizens who lived in the territory of the Renaissance era of Buda. Speciality of the place is, that it was an existing wine cellar already in the 14th centuryIrelandOld Bushmills DistilleryBushMills, County Antrim Northern Ireland Tel:	+44 (0) 28 207 33218/33272 E-m: visitors.bushmills@diageo. com Join us at Ireland’s oldest whiskey distillery for the ultimate Bushmills experience. Watch whiskey making take place and enjoy a wee taster too as we unlock the secrets of 400 years.Old Midleton DistilleryMidleton town ,East Cork Tel: +353-21-4613594 Fax: +353-21-4613642 E-m: Visitors learn the Story of Irish Whiskey. View the lovingly restored stone buildings which house some magnificent artifacts of the Industrial Age: including a 40 foot Water Wheel, an original stationary Steam Engine, a charming steam-powered fire engine, and the largest Pot Still in the world, with a capacity of 33,000 gallons (150,000 litres).ItalyAzienda Agricola ZulianiSul Gards (BS) 1-Padengho Sul Gards (BS) Tel:	+39 (0)30 9907026 Web: Award winning producers of ‘Garda Classico’ this ancient winery provides visitors with a wealth of information, guided tours usually given by the owner’s wife who can still be seen labelling the bottles herself. Appointment necessary – well worth a visit.Cà TullioAquileia (Ud) Tel:	+39 0431 919700 Fax:	+39 0431 919406 E-m: info@catullio.itWines & vineyards in Friuli. The winery offers group visits to see the processes, and group meals can be organised when requested in advanceCastello VicchiomaggioTuscany Tel:	+39 055 854079 E-m: One of the most historic and well preserved castles in Tuscany and renowned Chianti Classico wine estate offering wine tastings and mealsTenuta TorcianoSiena San Gimignano Tel:	+39 0577 9500555 E-m: Web: In our wine cellar, throughout the year you can taste Brunello, Chianti classico, Riserve, Cabernet sauvignon, Merlot, and Vernaccia di san gimignano.Ufficio OspitalitaCastello d’Albola Radda in Chianti Tel:+ 39 (0577 738019 Web:www.albola.itSituated in the heart of Chianti Classico region, Tuscany. Open daily 10.00 a.m. until 06,30 p.m. for wine tastings. Free Guided Tours are organized every day from April to October. Group options with lunch or snacks.ScotlandThe Scotch Whisky Experience354 Castlehill, The Royal Mile Edinburgh, EH1 2NE Tel:	0131 220 0441 Fax:	0131 220 6288E-m: info@ Web: www.scotch-whisky- All Whisky tours start with a swirling, bubbling barrel ride through a replica distillery as you become part of the Whisky-making process. Tours finish with a close- up look at the world’s largest collection of Scotch Whisky and the chance to taste Scotch Malt Whisky (or Irn Bru for children).Whisky tasting – Scottish Whisky ExperienceDewar’s World of WhiskyAberfeldy Distillery Aberfeldy PH15 2EB Tel:	01887 822010 Fax:	01887 822012 Web: www. Dewar’s World of Whisky is based at Aberfeldy Distillery, amidst the stunning scenery of Highland Perthshire. Its interactive heritage exhibition and traditional distillery tour combine with welcoming staffand audio and written guides in ten languages to create the perfect Scotch whisky experience. Open all year.Glenfiddich DistilleryDufftown, Keith Banffshire, AB55 4DH. Tel:	+44(0) 1340 820 373 Web: On Christmas Day 1887, the very first Glenfiddich spirit ran from the stills. You are invited to the home of the only Highland single malt Scotch whisky that is distilled, matured and bottled at its distillery. Entrance is free.Glenlivet DistilleryGlenlivet, Banffshire AB37 9DB Tel:	01340 821720 Fax:	01340 821718 FREE ENTRYE-m: One of the first licensed distilleries in the Highlands - founded 1824. Guided tour followed by a choice of three of our fine malt whiskies. Gift shop and caféGlenmorangie DistilleryTain, Ross-shire, IV19 1PZ Tel:	01862 892 477 E-m: visitors@glenmorangieplc. Web: Visitor Centre, shop and museum Observe the skill of the legendary 16 Men of Tain, see the tallest stills in Scotland, situated close to the beautiful Dornoch Firth.Glen Ord DistilleryMuir of Ord, Ross-shire Tel:	01463 872004 Fax:	01463 872008 On the edge of the Black Isle, in the highlands west of Inverness. This whisky is sweet, malty and dry on the palateGlenturret Distillery– The Famous GrouseExperienceThe Hosh, CrieffPerthshire PH7 4HATel:	01764 6565 65Fax:	01764 65 654366E-m: experience@famousgrouse.comWeb: The House of Grouse, Scotland’s BAFTA award winning interactive whisky experience. Groups can take a sensory tour and find out if they have what it takes to become a ‘whisky nose’. Other facilities include gift shop, restaurants and bars. Exclusive Scottish evenings availableThe Scottish Liqueur CentreBankfoot, Perthshire, PH1 4EB Scotland (5 miles north of Perth on the A9) Tel:	+44 (0)1738 787 044E-m: info@scottish-liqueur- Web: www.scottish-liqueur- company, producing Scotland’s largest range of malt whisky liqueurs. Visitor Centre incorporating wide variety of local products and produce. No entry charges; plenty of parking space. Free tasting of all our liqueurs and whiskies! Open all year.SpainBarcelonaLa Vinoteca TorresTel:	+34 93.842.32.20 Web: It is possible to taste any of over 50 wines and brandies produced by the Torres family in Catalonia, Penedès, Conca de Barberà, Ribera del Duero, Chile and California.Bocos de DueroBodega Senorio de BocosValladolid Tel:	+34 983 880988 Fax:	+34 983 880988 Offers a guided tour, including a wine tasting. The winery is surrounded by vineyards and the beautiful scenery of Valle del Cuco Close to Penafiel and its medieval Castle and Wine MuseumBodegas Campo Viejo26006 Logroño (La Rioja) Tel: +34 941 279900 Email: visitas.campoviejo@ pernod-ricard.comWeb: www.domecqbodegas.comThe tour lasts about one and a half hours. Visitors learn about the history of Campo Viejo and how we make and age our wines, every process from the vineyard to the winery. The tour ends with a tasting of two of our wines accompanied by a typical Rioja tapa at the wine-bar.JerezDomecqTel:	+34 956 151 500 Web: Jerez’s oldest cellar where a guided tour through the winery’s history with a audio visual presentation, and into Bodega de la Luz where Spain’s first brandy, Fundador, was born. Tasting and the shop visit.Sant Sadurní d’AnoiaCodorníu wineryTel:	+34 93 8913342 Web: Between Barcelona and Tarragona. This vineyard and cellars became famous after its owner, Josep Raventós, produced Spain’s first version of sparkling wine. Winery amd MuseumSwitzerlandMatter-Luginbühl AGUnterer Dammweg 2 3283 Kallnach Tel. +41 (0)32 392 27 72 Whether Absinthe Duplais (gold medal winner), aperitif, Martinazzi or Vieille Prune: noble liquors are prepared in the speciality distillery using traditional methods. Distillery guided tours and distillation courses. Located between Neuchatel and Bern.You can see all editions of the Guide and magazine at & Wine Attractions to visit in Europe

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