Thank you for your interest in working with us! Having traveled to more than 50 countries and explored over 50 wine regions together, we bring an empathetic and astute prosumer lens to the wine and tourism industries. We’re also WSET Advanced certified.

To work with us on:

– Press trip or primary research for a wine region/country
– Author keynote, industry briefing, workshop, or private/corporate/public wine tasting event
– Wine review on Exotic Wine Travel YouTube Channel
– Wine- or travel- related article for your website or publication
– Copywriting and art direction for tasting notes, wine menus, or marketing materials
– Brand consulting, social media strategy, and brand awareness for wine regions, wineries, or distributors

[Coming soon: Best Practice in Wine Tourism – Free Case Study Deck]

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Coverage and Interviews

[ More media clips on Uncorking the Caucasus and Cracking Croatian Wine.]

Discover Cyprus Wine – The Exotic Wine Travelerskarsten-wurth-cyprus-wine

Grape Nomad – 10 Wines That Will Make You Fall in Love with Žilavka Immediately

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I Love Greek Wine – A Greek wine with a growing fan club in Serbia!

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Whine on the Rocks – A Case of Questions with Exotic Wine Travel

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Grape Nomad – Filling in the Blancs: Exotic Wine Travel

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Cracking Creativity with Charine Tan & Dr Matthew Horkey


Elite Blueprint with Charine Tan & Dr Matthew Horkey

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Arti’s Life by Design with Dr. Matthew Horkey

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Past Events

Georgian Qvevri Wine Tasting | Zagreb, Croatia | 28 January 2017

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Italian Wine Tasting | Zagreb, Croatia | 6 January 2017
Recap of the session; tasting notes included: How Do Top Croatian Wines Fare Against Italian Wines?

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Georgian Qvevri & Amber Wine Tasting | Zagreb, Croatia | 23 November 2016
Recap of the session; tasting notes included: An Introduction to Georgian Qvevri Wine in Zagreb

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Uncorking the Caucasus – Book Launch & Georgian Wine Class | Tbilisi, Georgia | 5 November 2016
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Uncorking the Caucasus – Book Launch | Yerevan, Armenia | 27-29 October 2016
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Workshop – Cultivating The Mindset to Travel, Learn, And Earn | Hubud (Bali, Indonesia) | 9 February 2015


Wine Tasting – Exploring the Key Flavors and Aromas in Wine | Praelum Wine Bistro (Singapore) | 21 January 2015 
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Keynote – Total Expression Series; Inside Stories of How to Live Life on Your Own Terms and Build A Million Dollar Business | Life University (Marietta, Georgia, USA) | 18 November 2015
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Travel, Learn, Earn – Book Launch | Singapore | 19 May 2015
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Keynote – Healing in A Different Language | American University of Rome (Rome, Italy) | 5 July 2013
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