European Council on Tourism and Trade is dedicated to support and promote the European traditions and to popularize the European products and craftsmanship across the world.

European wines are a symbol of european long history and tradition and as such an integral part of the mission of European Council on Tourism and Trade promotion activities.


  In order to promote and protect the winemaking legacy of Europe, two times a year, ECTT is organizing an International Wine and Tourism Fair

 The first of this year events was held beginning with  21 March 2015 at the Romexpo Hall in Bucharest.

 On this occasion, Professor Dr. Anton Caragea-President of European Council on Tourism and Trade, accompanied by a delegation of parliamentarians and diplomats had opened the Venue and visited the stand of CASA DE VINURI COTNARI (COTNARI HOUSE OF WINE) the creator of EUROPEAN DIPLOMATIC WINE for 2015.

European Vin D`Honnor

 President of European Council on Tourism and Trade-Professor Dr. Anton Caragea is presenting the EUROPEAN VIN D`HONNEUR from HOUSE OF WINE-COTNARI 


 COTNARI HOUSE OF WINE had presented, on the opening of International Wine Fair GoodWine, a selection of the best wines of 2015: the BUSUIOACA DE BOHOTIN (Bohotin Basilicum)-COLLOQUIUM IN PARIS wine, who conquered the public with his pungent aroma, fine pearled image and the apple and fruity dominated taste a wine nearing perfection and marked with 98 points out of 100 for the flowery flavor.

The wine presentation continued with another star of COTNARI-DIPLOMATIC WINE: the Rose Wine from Dominium (Domenii) series of COTNARI HOUSE OF WINE and the Black Girly (Feteasca Neagra) from Dominium, launched in the spring of 2014.

Was presented also a wine preferred by European tasters: the special Fat Lady of Cotnari (Grasa de Cotnari) a wine that conquered all hearts by his long-lasting aroma, fine taste and technological mastery.


Awarding the WINEMAKER OF THE YEAR AWARD FOR 2014 to Mr. George Malutan, oenology expert of HOUSE OF WINE-COTNARI. From left to right: H.E. Mrs. and Mr. Daulet Batrashev-Ambassador of Kazakhstan, President of European Council on Tourism and Trade-Professor Dr. Anton Caragea, Mr. George Malutan-Cotnari wine expert, H.E. Korean Ambassador-Ri Kwang Il


The BUSUIOACA DE BOHOTIN (Bohotin Basilicum)-by COTNARI HOUSE OF WINE was undoubtedly the Queen of the festivity.

The international recognitions had poured on the BUSUIOACA DE BOHOTIN: noted as the perfect European Wine in December 2014 and voted by the diplomatic committee in December 2014 at Good Wine, as the BEST EUROPEAN WINE in 2015, it catches the eyes of all the visitors and lovers of good wine.

THE COTNARI HOUSE OF WINE had presented also the celebrated national wine assortment: Feteasca Neagra in two separate editions.

One, under the brand of  Domains (Domenii) and a special and unique surprise the presentation of the new FETEASCA NEAGRA of 2014 both united by a perfect mastery of the tannins, a perfect maturity potential that is promising a good evolution in the bottle and will offer full enjoyment to the consumers for many years to come.

 The guests present on the venue, crowded to taste the Busuiaca de Bohotin-THE BEST EUROPEAN WINE FOR 2015, and awarded by The European Council on Tourism and Trade with the title of European Diplomatic Wine, the European representation wine.

Concluding the tour of the COTNARI HOUSE OF WINE-the creator of the EUROPEAN DIPLOMATIC WINE FOR 2015, Professor Dr. Anton Caragea ask the honored guest present at the venue: H.E. Ambassador of Kazakhstan Batrashev Daulet and H.E. Ambassador of Korea-Ri Kwang Il and parliamentarians to be witness at the presentation of the WINEMAKER FOR 2014 title for Mr. George Malutan-the oenology expert of CASA DE VINURI COTNARI (COTNARI HOUSE OF WINE) for his Feteasca Neagra wine creation.

 Un creator fericit-George Malutan

A happy wine creator- Mr. George Malutan-THE WINEMAKER OF THE YEAR: the Feteasca Neagra creation of Cotnari Wineyard was selected by the jury


Presenting his assessment on the International Wine Fair GoodWine March 2015, Professor Dr. Anton Caragea- President of European Council on Tourism and Trade stated that the event has proved the ever-growing level of European wine industry and of Romanian wine producers, perfect represented by the COTNARI HOUSE OF WINE- the creator of European  Diplomatic Wine.