Press releases

21-11-2017

Key figures and highlights from the 26th Merano WineFestivals.

Next program 9-13th November 2018. The Wine Hunter Helmuth Köcher once again on the look out for the best wine and food products.

16-11-2017

The WineHunter Award Platinum

The list of The WineHunter Award Platinum winners

13-11-2017

Highlights from the fourth day of the Meran WineFestival.

Luis Haller is the winner of the 2017 Godio Prize. Virtual Reality as a “Virtual Reality Sanctissimus”.

12-11-2017

The Palazzi IGT 2015 vintage of the Tenuta di Trinoro was voted the best wine at the Merano WineFestival

Thus, this red wine has first place amongst the 25 Platinum wines selected by The Wine Hunter Helmuth Köcher.

10-11-2017

26th Merano WineFestival: all the Platinum award winners

After a year of evaluating more than 4,000 food products and wines, as well as the selection of 2,000 wines for the guide “The WineHunter Award”, Festival President and WineHunter Helmuth Köcher is pleased to announce the winners of the Plantinum Award, the highest honour of the Merano WineFestival.

08-11-2017

Istria is in focus at the 26th Merano WineFestival

From 11 to 13th November, the Merano WineFestival 2017 will focus on the Istrian peninsula and present, in the selection Focus Istria, those food products and wines from the emerging region, which festival president Helmuth Köcher has personally selected.

06-11-2017

Cooking Farm: Tradition versus Innovation at the 26th. Merano WineFestival

The Cooking Farm of the Merano WineFestival takes place over four days (10-13 November) at the Meraner Sandplatz. In addition to cooking demonstations, the presentation of special food products and exciting cooking themed talkshows, there will also be a specially themed lecture by Sternekoch Norbert Niederkofler.

05-11-2017

Wine and Solidarity Charity at the Wine Masterclasses of the 26th Merano WineFestivals

Seminars themed around wine, its cultivation areas and history together with tastings that are open to visitors and all for a charitable purpose – these are the Charity Masterclasses of the Merano WineFestival.

02-11-2017

The wines of the future at Naturae & Purae – Symposium with experts from the wine world on 9th November in the run-up to the 26th Merano WineFestival.

gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle in Merano, renowned guests from the world of wine are invited to discuss the future and new trends in the world of wine. The focus of the discussion will be the latest developments in the area of natural and organic wines, as well as sustainability and research. Participants at the symposium, in advance of the 26th Merano Wine Festival, are: Attilio Scienza, Luca D’Attoma, Franz Josef Loacker, Werner Morandell, Angiolino Maule, Carlo Nesler.

16-10-2017

Intervista a Helmuth Köcher

Intervista a Helmuth Köcher, WineHunter e patron di Merano WineFestival

06-10-2017

Merano WineFestival, la “riserva di caccia” al miglior vino e prodotto gastronomico del Wine Hunter Helmuth Köcher.

Torna Merano WineFestival, esclusiva kermesse che dal 10 al 14 novembre presenta eccellenze food&wine nazionali e internazionali. La 26^ edizione celebra la preziosa riserva di caccia che il patron Helmut Köcher, WineHunter per vocazione, condivide ogni anno con i visitatori. Quest’anno anche via web con la pubblicazione della guida online The WineHunter Award.

05-10-2017

Online la guida The WineHunter Award

Quest’anno la guida alle eccellenze enogastronomiche del Paese selezionate dall’instancabile “cacciatore di qualità food&wine” Helmuth Köcher, patron del Merano WineFestival, è per la prima volta consultabile gratuitamente su internet.

22-09-2017

Anteprima MeranoWineFestival il 23-24 settembre all’Ippodoromo di Merano

Ippica ed enogastronomia si incontrano al 78° Gran Premio Merano Alto Adige. Accade questo weekend nello spazio curato da Helmuth Köcher all’Ippodromo di Merano, dove sarà offerto in degustazione e in anteprima un assaggio dei migliori prodotti Food&Wine selezionati dalle commissioni WineHunter e presenti al Merano WineFestival (10-14 novembre).