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View over the vineyard in Chateauneuf-du-Pape from the Pope's summer palace

White smoke from the Pope’s Palace. I vote for good wine.

Apparently the cardinals voted yesterday. But the smoke that came out from the chimney was black so they had not agreed. They are said to be voting again this morning and if they can agree on who will be the next Pope then the smoke from the conclave should be white. On the picture they […]

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The Kiralyudvar winery: Rows of barrels with Tokaj wine with glass bung hole stoppers in the ageing cellar. Kiralyudvar (meaning

Barrels of Tokaji (Kiralyudvar Winery, Hungary)

Kiralyudvar Winery, Tokaji, Hungary, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Királyudvar is one of the best wine producers in Tokaji (or Tokaj, or Tokay). It is owned by Anthony Hwang, a Filipino-Amercian (who is also the majority owner […]

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Oak barrel aging and fermentation cellar. Chateau Bellefont Belcier, Saint Emilion, Bordeaux, France

Sold! (Chateau Bellefont Belcier, Saint Emilion, Bordeaux)

The Chateau Bellefont-Belcier is said to be on the verge of being sold to a Chinese buyer, or perhaps already sold. It is also said to be the first “classified growth” to have been sold to a Chinese. Chateau Bellefont Belcier, Saint Emilion, Bordeaux, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only […]

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The tractor garage, Disznoko Winery, Tokaji

Disznoko Winery, Tokaji, Hungary, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Disznoko Winery, or as it is written in Hungarian, Disznókő, is one of the “new wave” winery in Tokaj (or Tokay, or Tokaji), developed to a large extent […]

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The Tibor Gal (GIA) winery in Eger, underground tunnels with rows of barrels filled with wine.

Eger underground (Tibor Gal winery, Hungary)

Tibor Gal GIA winery, Eger, Hungary, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Tibor Gal was a pioneer in the Eger district in Hungary. Eger is a provincial town in Hungary about an hours drive east of Prague. These […]

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Chateau de Queribus

Chateau de Queribus, Pays des Cathares, Languedoc-Roussillon, France

Pays des Cathares, Cathar Country, Languedoc-Roussillon, France, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Pays des Cathares (Cathar Country) is a region in the southern part of the Languedoc and the northern part of Roussillon. It has some spectacular […]

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Croco capsules? (Millesime Bio organic wine fair)

Millesime Bio Organic Wine Fair, Montpellier, France, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Millésime Bio is a wine fair that is entirely dedicated to organic wines. All exhibitors must be certified organic (or in conversion). In addition, all […]

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In the wine cellar: large oak storage casks, Champagne Jacquesson in Dizy

This is where the wine ferments (Champagne Jacquesson, Dizy)

Champagne Jacquesson, Dizy, Champagne, France, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Champagne Jacquesson is a small champagne house run by Jean-Hervé Chiquet and Laurent Chiquet. They are at the same time traditional as well as very innovative in […]

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Stainless steel fermentation and storage tanks

Red or white or blue wine (Mont Tauch co-operative, Languedoc)

Cave Cooperative du Mont Tauch, Les Vignerons du Mont Tauch, Fitou, Languedoc, France, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Cave Cooperative du Mont Tauch or Les Vignerons Du Mont Tauch is a co-operative wine producer in the village […]

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Domaine Mas Gabinele. Faugeres. Languedoc

Mas Gabinele vineyards in winter, Languedoc

Mas Gabinele, Faugeres, Languedoc, France, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Mas Gabinèle is a wine domaine in the Faugères region in the Languedoc in the south of France. The Domaine Mas Gabinele is located in a tiny […]

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Domaine Fontedicto, Caux. Pezenas region. Languedoc. Horse to work in the vineyard instead of tractor. France. Europe.

Better than a vineyard tractor? (Domaine Fontedicto, Languedoc)

Domaine Fontedicto, Languedoc, France, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Domaine Fontedicto is a wine estate in the Languedoc region, not far from Caux, in the south of France. Bernard Bellahsen bought the then run down winery and […]

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Domaine Le Nouveau Monde. Terrasses de Beziers. Languedoc. Barrel cellar. Drawing a sample with a pipette. ISO standard shape wine tasting glass. France. Europe.

Two essential tools of the trade (Domaine le Nouveau Monde, Languedoc)

Domaine du Nouveau Monde, Languedoc, France, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Domaine du Nouveau Monde is a small, family run winery in Languedoc in the south of France. It is run by the young and talented winemaker […]

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Pierre Quinonero Domaine de la Garance. Pezenas region. Languedoc. Owner winemaker. France. Europe. Vineyard.

Don’t mess with my wine! (Domaine de la Garance, Languedoc)

Domaine de la Garance, Languedoc, France, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Domaine de la Garance is a wine estate not far from Caux in the Languedoc in the south of France. The owner is Pierre Quinonero, a […]

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A tank, a cork at Domaine Alain Chabanon, Languedoc

A tank and 3*cork (Domaine Alain Chabanon, Languedoc)

Domaine Alain Chabanon, Languedoc, France, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Domaine Alain Chabanon is a wine estate near the village Lagamas in the Languedoc in the south of France. Alain started making wine at his own winery […]

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Cave Cooperative Embres et Castelmaure Languedoc

Across the road from the Cave Coop (Embres et Castelmaure Cave Cooperative, Languedoc)

Embres et Castelmaure Cave Cooperative co-operative. Les Corbieres. Languedoc. A door. Window. France. Europe. – Cave Cooperative d’Embres et Castelmaure, Corbieres, Languedoc, France, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine – This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos – Cave Castelmaure, or Castelmaure SCV, or even Cave Cooperative […]

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A vine in the vineyards of Chateau Saint Martin de la Garrigue, Languedoc

A cane for the old (Chateau Saint Martin de la Garrigue, Languedoc)

Chateau St Martin de la Garrigue. Languedoc. Vines trained in Guyot cane pruning. Old, gnarled and twisting vine. France. Europe. Vineyard. – Chateau Saint Martin de la Garrigue, Languedoc, France, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Chateau Saint […]

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A glass of tsipouro at Wine Art Estate in Macedonia, Greece

A perfect finish to a perfect lunch? (Wine Art Estate, Greece)

Glass of tsipouro. Cup of coffee. Wine Art Estate Winery, Microchori, Drama, Macedonia, Greece – Wine Art Estate Microchori, Macedonia, Greece, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — The winery with the odd name Wine Art is located in […]

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Assyrtiko vines at Tsantali, Greece

Assyrtiko, another Greek vine variety (Tsantalis, Greece)

Soil detail. Stony. Vineyard. Assyrtiko. Tsantali Vineyards & Winery, Halkidiki, Macedonia, Greece. – Tsantali Winery, Macedonia, Greece, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — The Tsantali Agios Pavlos winery is located in northern Greece, in Macedonia, not far from […]

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Mount Athos and vineyards, Greece

Mount Athos and vineyards (Tsantalis, Greece)

Vineyard with Mount Athos top in the background. Mount Athos. Tsantali Vineyards & Winery, Halkidiki, Macedonia, Greece. Metoxi Chromitsa of St Panteleimon monastery. – Mount Athos vineyard by Tsantali, Macedonia, Greece, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Mount […]

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Ktima Pavlidis vineyards in Drama, Greece

There is a lot of Drama in this picture (Ktima Pavlidis, Greece)

Vineyard. Ktima Pavlidis Winery, Drama, Macedonia, Greece – Ktima Pavlidis Winery, Macedonia, Greece, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Ktima Pavlidis Winery (Ktima meaning ‘estate’) is located in northern Greece in Macedonia, near the city with the tantalising […]

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Domaine Gerovassiliou, Macedonia, Greece

Thessaloniki well in the background (Domaine Gerovassiliou, Greece)

Vineyard. Domaine Gerovassiliou, Epanomi, Macedonia, Greece. – Domaine Gerovassiliou, Macedonia, Greece, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Ktima Domaine Gerovassiliou in Epanomi, Greece, is located not far from Thessaloniki in Macedonia. It was founded by the oenologist Evangelos Gerovassiliou. […]

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Malagousia vines at the Bibila Chora winery in Macedonia Greece

Have you heard of malagousia? (Biblia Chora, Greece)

Vines. Malagouzia vine variety. Biblia Chora Winery, Kokkinohori, Kavala, Macedonia, Greece – Biblia Chora Winery, Pangeon, Macedonia, Greece, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Ktima Biblia Chora Winery was founded by Evangelos Gerovassiliou and Vassilis Tsaktsarlis. It is located […]

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Alpha Estate Winery, Amyndeon, Macedonia, Greece

In the Macedonian mountains (Alpha Estate, Greece)

Vineyard. Winery building. Alpha Estate Winery, Amyndeon, Macedonia, Greece – Alpha Estate Winery, Amyndeon, Macedonia, Greece, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Alpha Estate Winery (Ktima Alpha) is located in the village Agios Panteleimon, Amyndeon, north western Greece, […]

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Sandeman wine cellar, Vila Nova de Gaia, Porto, Duoro Valley, Portugal

Transfering assets (Sandeman, Portugal)

pumping over barrels with aging port sandeman port lodge vila nova de gaia porto portugal – Douro, Vila Nova de Gaia, House of Sandeman port lodge, Porto, Douro Valley, Portugal, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Sandeman is […]

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Port wine in wood (Ferreira, Portugal)

wooden vats ferreira port lodge vila nova de gaia porto portugal – Douro, Vila Nova de Gaia, Ferreira Port Lodge, Portugal, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Ferreira is one of the classic port wine brands in the […]

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Azulejos, Pinhao, Douro Valley, Portugal

Two types of blue in Pinhao in the Douro Valley

vintage house hotel pinhao douro portugal azulejos at train station pinhao douro portugal – Douro River Valley, Pinhao Town, Portugal, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Pinhao (or Pinhão) is one of the main towns in the upper […]

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Reflections of years in the wine cellar (Quinta do Vallado, Portugal)

glass of tawny quinta do vallado douro portugal – Quinta do Vallado, Regua, Corgo, Douro, Portugal, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Quinta do Vallado is a family owned winery near Regua in the Douro Valley. It is […]

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Quinta do Cotto, Douro Valley, Portugal

Nice view from the tasting room (Quinta do Cotto, Portugal)

view over the valley quinta do cotto douro portugal – Quinta do Cotto, Mesao Frio, Douro, Portugal, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Quita do Cotto is a port wine and red table wine winery in Mesao Frio […]

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Quinta da Gaivosa, Douro Valley, Portugal

Making waves in the mountains (Quinta da Gaivosa, Portugal)

vineyards quinta da gaivosa douro portugal – Quinta da Gaivosa, Alves de Sousa, Douro, Portugal, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Alves de Sousa at Quinta da Gaivosa is a port wine producer in the Douro Valley in […]

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Corks, natural corks, bottle stoppers

Can we stop aging? (corks)

natural corks of different ages and lengths – Cork, bottle stoppers, stock photography samples, by Per Karlsson, BKWine — This is only a selection of samples. Use Image SEARCH to find more photos — Cork, that we can call “natural cork”, comes from the bark of the cork oak tree. The biggest producer of cork […]

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