Holiday Meal Traditions

Holiday Meal Traditions From Around The World

By | Food

Surrounding most holidays, you’ll find a wide assortment of holiday meal traditions that vary by country and even by region.  Nothing says “Happy Holidays” like sitting down with your loved ones to share a hearty meal.

Here, in the U.S., when we hear the words “holiday meal”, we think of roasted turkeys or hams, mashed potatoes, and tasty pies. We thought it would be interesting to showcase a few holiday meal traditions in countries where you can experience a Taste Vacation:

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Tuscany Off the Beaten Food Path

Tuscany: Off the Beaten Food Path

By | Food

Tuscany has it all – beautiful scenery, delicious wine, and amazing cuisine. No wonder it’s one of the most popular destinations in the world for food and wine lovers alike.

A typical itinerary for a trip to Tuscany would include visiting the beautiful piazzas of Florence, eating as much gelato as possible, and drinking Italian wine at a cafe nestled in a small winding back street. This sounds like a truly enjoyable trip, but why not go a step beyond the normal tourist vacation? Tuscany has many unique experiences just waiting to be discovered by the intrepid foodie.

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Your New Favorite Wine

Your New Favorite Wine Is Waiting To Be Discovered

By | Wine

We can all be creatures of habit in one aspect of our lives or another – including which wines we drink! When is the last time you chose a wine that wasn’t one of the old standards – Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Pinot Noir, Chardonnay?

It’s time to change things up a bit and try something new. After all, you never know if you’re about to meet your new favorite wine!  Let’s take a little journey through some iconic wine regions and find a few wines that you may not have tasted yet. First up, Tuscany!

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2018 Argentina Wine

Good News For Argentina Wine Lovers

By | Wine

Argentina is becoming increasingly well known for it’s incredible Malbec, Cabernet Sauvignon, Torrontés, and more.  Over the past decade or so, Argentina has become the New World’s fastest growing exporter of wines.

For the past several years, wine regions throughout Argentina have dealt with challenging vintages though, due to both the weather and political climate.  This year (2018) has proven to be a welcome change from the norm by bringing in both a higher quantity and quality of grapes.

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2019 Tour Schedule

Start Planning – 2019 Full Tour Schedule Announced!

By | Taste Vacations

Ready to start planning your vacation for next year? Good news, we’ve finalized the Taste Vacations 2019 tour schedule! We are thrilled to again be offering a variety of food, wine, and beer vacations here in the U.S. and abroad.

We’ve kept in our favorite experiences but have also updated a few details in each itinerary. We are committed to providing the best tours possible which is why we take our guest’s feedback very seriously and continuously address our itineraries accordingly.

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