Stylized map of Europe for First Taste Guides. Illustration by Hernán Sosa for Opening a Bottle
Vineyards in Friuli-Venezia Giulia. ©Kevin Day/Opening a Bottle

Want to better understand European wine?

Join us for a virtual tasting. We'll provide a Buyer's Guide, an in-depth 1-hour presentation, and the opportunity to taste with us and ask any question that pops into your mind. Virtual tastings are free to members, with individual tickets available on Eventbrite for single events.

Key to Our Wine Icons

– Practicing Organic
 – Certified Organic
 – Practicing Biodynamic
 – Certified Biodynamic
– Promotes Biodiversity
– Old Vines
– Heroic Viticulture
– Volcanic Soil
– Traditional Winemaking
– Clay Vessel Winemaking
– Family-Operated Winery
– Historic Winery
– Co-operative Winery
– Négociant
– Stay at Winery
– Olive Oil Producer
– Age-Worthy Wine
– Expensive Wine (+$100)
– Requires Some Searching

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