Small towns hug the Danube - one of the world's most picturesque rivers - on its journey through Austria, Germany, and Slovakia to the Black Sea. Anchored by medieval fortresses, Leslie lets down her hair indulging in local delicacies in one village's castle tower. The steep river hillsides are laden with vineyards and apricot orchards producing world-class libations. Leslie explores this rich agricultural area, tasting and making the ancient and famed Linzertorte along the way.
In the culinary adventure series 100 DAYS, DRINKS, DISHES ... DESTINATIONS, Emmy and James Beard Award-winning wine expert Leslie Sbrocco travels the world with glass and fork in hand, indulging in delicacies, uncovering local hangouts, meeting talented artisans and visiting both up-and-coming and acclaimed restaurants, wineries and breweries. This season, Leslie explores San Francisco's Chinatown and Calistoga, California before jetting off to Vienna, Austria; Budapest, Hungary; and Normandy, France.