Holly Howell is a Certified Sommelier through the Master Court of London, a wine columnist for the Democrat and Chronicle in Rochester and a well-respected authority on the wines of New York state’s Finger Lakes region. Rieslings are her particular specialty. After spending a year in France studying French food and wine she went on to teach wine and food pairing classes for universities, markets and wineries. Holly serves as a judge for the annual Finger Lakes International Wine Competition.
By any measure Holly is also an expert on cruising the various rivers and wine regions of Europe. This Rhine and Moselle Splendors will be her 7 th voyage. Join Holly beginning in Luxembourg, visiting some of Germany’s most charming villages and delightful wine regions of the Moselle and Rhine Gorge, then concluding in Basel, Switzerland.
Please note: This tour and cruise program is created solely for the Holly Howell Wine Group by our tour operator, Expanding Horizons of Tustin CA in conjunction with AmaWaterways. The program will contain private meals, tours and/or visits to attractions outside of scheduled cruise activities. These additional services are exclusive to guests on this cruise who book their reservations with Expanding Horizons. Persons booking with alternative travel agencies will not be included in these activities.