Wine Travel Paired With Simplicity.
WINE IS COMPLICATED. WINE COUNTRY ISN'T.
I’m Elaine Schoch, an award-winning travel writer, wine judge, certified by the Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Level 2 and certified American Wine Expert. I’m also a travel addict who drags The Husband and our two kids, Princess One and Two to wine regions around the world.
Join me as we explore and sip through all the known and unknown wine regions.
"Every wine region has a story, and it’s so much more than what’s in the bottle. At Carpe Travel, I’m sharing those stories, one sip at a time.”
This sweet, fortified wine has a long history in the world of wine. Sip and explore your way to understanding what Port is, styles, pairings, and more.
Calling all bubble lovers! Here’s an American wine history lesson on how it is legal for a few U.S. wineries to label their sparkling wines as Champagne.
Everything you need to know about the pink drink! Blushing a gentle pink, redolent with the fragrances of rose petals and fruit with an occasional hint of earthy celery or tangy rhubarb… This is rosé, the wine of summer picnics, romantic evenings, and modern celebrations. Exactly What Is Rosé Wine? Rosé
It’s time to sip in more red, white and Black owned wines! The following list includes Black owned wineries in the U.S. that we should all be sipping.
Forty-four years ago this May, the winners were declared at the Judgment of Paris and the world of winemaking changed forever. For that was the moment that American winemakers set the wine world on its head by winning both categories at this prestigious competition! To set the stage, let’s take
Switzerland is known for many things, but few know its wines as Swiss wines are one of the country’s guarded treasures. Why? Here’s everything your need to know.