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PUNCH | Five Fall-Ready White Wines Under $25

Relegating certain wines to a season is always a bit unfair—like telling someone the white pants they didn’t take off in August can’t inch into …

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Small B.C. wineries fear grocery store wine sales could wipe them out

Owners of some small- and mid-sized wineries in British Columbia fear they will be hurt rather than helped by the provincial government's decision to allow supermarkets to sell alcohol.<p>They worry grocery stores will tend to stock wines from large wineries because bigger volumes and lower unit costs …

From Syria To South Africa, A Passion For Wine Flows Bottle By Bottle

To make wine, you've got to have patience and passion – a lot of it. Cathy Huyghe, who is a wine columnist at Forbes.com and Food52, wanted to understand how and why and where passion for wine runs deep. So she traveled around the world – from Patagonia to New Zealand to South Africa — to document …

6 Female Sommeliers Talk Wine, Passion, and Disrupting a Male-Dominated Field

Ten years ago, if you asked to speak to the sommelier of a restaurant, it's likely an older gentleman would make his way to your table to discuss …

What Do California’s Wildfires Mean for the 2015 Wine Harvest?

September is wine harvest month. For Shed Horn Cellars in California’s Lake County, it has been a disaster. A wall of flame from the Valley Fire, …

Egyptian Gods: Bastet

<b>Bastet</b> is the Egyptian goddess of cats, the home, fire, sunrise, music, dance, pleasure as well as sexuality, fertility, family, pregnant women and …