09/13/2012 07:32 am ET Updated Nov 13, 2012

20 Places For Wine Tasting Where You Can Spend The Night (PHOTOS)

'Tis the season to slip on a sweater, tour wine country and taste just-released reds and whites.

To help guide the oenological pursuits of others, I polled a few of my fellow travel junkies on where some of the best hotels and resorts were to stay and swirl. I poured in a couple of my own picks too.

From the vineyard-abundant countries of France and Italy to lesser known city hotels with serious cellars (so one doesn't need to take the long trip out to grape-growing country), here's a global guide to getting your vino on.

20 Places to Wine Taste Then Stay the Night