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Why Georgia is the cradle of wine

First, forgive my ignorance. Who would have thought that Georgia was such a beautiful and welcoming country? Now that spring is in full swing, the …

Black Sea

Your Next Favorite European Wine Region Isn’t in France, Italy or Spain

The Beau-Rivage Palace hotel in Lausanne, on the shores of Lake Geneva, maintains one of Europe’s great wine cellars. Earlier in the day I’d made my …

Wine

Sonoma Coast’s New Style of High-Acid Chardonnays

Sonoma Coast producers are embracing a new style of Chardonnay driven by complexity and acidity. Even if you’ve avoided California Chardonnay in the …

Wine & Spirits

The Paint Colors That JoJo Fletcher Uses in Almost Every Home Renovation

For JoJo Fletcher, life after <i>The Bachelorette</i> is all about renovating homes. Fletcher, who was a real estate developer before going on the show, just …

Home Improvement

Meet the New American Vignerons

The idea of a vigneron, or one who both tends to grapes and produces wine with little to no outside help, is a distinctly French concept. But these …

Wine & Spirits

25 Expert Gardening Tips, Ideas and Projects that Every Gardener Should Know

We’re right in the middle of spring, the perfect time to start planting flowers, vegetables, herbs, and more! Gardening season is upon us and it’s in …

Gardening

The one pasta dish you have to try in each of Italy's regions

But menu panic is a common pitfall for the uninitiated foreigner. If you're searching for authentic food, you'll often find there's no translated …

Italian Food

Jefford on Monday: Delta wine

At last: a solution to the vexed identity of the Costières de Nîmes. It was Michel Gassier, for long one of the zone’s most dynamic growers, who …

Wine & Spirits

How To Grow Truffles In Your Own Back Garden

Extravagant, rare and revered by food lovers around the world, truffles are a pungent fungus that grows at the roots of beech, hazel, and other …

Gardening

<b>「你真的满意现在的自己?」</b><p><b>上一次,你还满怀激情地念叨起自己梦想的时候,距离现在有多久了?</b><p>很多时候,我们总是疲于奔命,觉得累的时候,觉得工作无趣的时候,觉得庸庸碌碌的时候比较多。<p>是不是还是:<p>我30岁了,还一事无成怎么办?也没拿得出手的技能。<p>每天觉得自己的工作很没意义,像机器人一样,再过几年,可能连工作都找不到,很焦虑。<p>年龄越大,越感受到生活的压力,只能埋头扛着担子往前走。忙碌,却看不到自己的价值,未来的出路也不知道在哪。<p>每天上班在公交车上被挤得翻来覆去的时候,我就经常在想,这样的人生的意义是什么。<p>......<p><b>人生总是会有很多奇奇怪怪的坑</b>,一不小心,总得掉进去几个。<p><b>只是有些人醒悟得早,爬出来,最后</b> …

A celebrity fitness trainer reveals 3 dynamic ab, arm, and glute moves you can do at home for a summer beach bod

1/<p>Let's start with your stomach. "If you want your abs to appear flatter and to be stronger you have to strengthen the deep core stabilizers," Kaiser …

Workouts

Friuli Venezia Giulia: A Wine Smorgasbord (May 2018) | Vinous - Explore All Things Wine

<b>Friuli Venezia Giulia: A Wine Smorgasbord</b><p>BY IAN D'AGATA | MAY 17, 2018<p>No other region in Italy offers as large a selection of outstanding white wines …

Wine & Spirits

What does it mean when a wine ‘tastes green’? – ask Decanter

Heard wine tasters referring to a wine ‘tasting green’ or ‘green flavours'? We ask the experts.<p><b>What does it mean when a wine ‘tastes green’? – ask</b> …

Wine Tasting

PayPal Alum: How Blockchain Will Change Investing and Why Real Estate Will Be First

There’s a lot of hype about turning property into digital tokens and trading it on a blockchain—but so far no one is actually doing it. That’s going …

Blockchain

Marijuana in the Wine Industry

Southern Glazer’s will distribute cannabis in Canada, and Constellation Brands is working on marijuana-based beverages.<p>Southern Glazer’s Canadian …

Cannabis

杰西斯·罗宾逊:谁来接勃艮第红葡萄酒的班?

“我是个逃亡者”,一位穿戴极其光鲜的出席者在上个月伦敦的一场葡萄酒品鉴会上宣布道,他一边转动着杯子里深红色的液体,一边继续说着:“像所有逃亡者一样,我有心理创伤。所以我在想,这和勃艮第葡萄酒一样吧?”他也许是有点轻描淡写地讲述他如何逃离越来越贵的勃艮第红葡萄酒,但是这位葡萄酒爱好者不是唯一一个感觉到 …

Why Italy's Volcanoes Matter To Its Wines

“Volcanic wine. What the he*l is that?”<p>Late in March, wine writer John Szabo, MS — author of <i>Volcanic Wines: Salt, Grit and Power</i> which won a 2016 André Simon Food and Drink Book Award — was in Manhattan to host his 1st Annual International Volcanic Wines Conference and, on his way up to give the …

Wine & Spirits

Late Greek tycoon’s daughter turns run-down French vineyard into billion-dollar business | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

When her father died in 1980, Corinne Mentzelopoulos inherited a business empire that included 1,600 grocery stores, 80 buildings in central Paris, a …

Real Estate

This Luxe Spa Treatment Involves Soaking Your Body In Wine, So Pass The Bottle Opener

Forget boring old water baths, I want to be showered in wine. Wine therapy spa treatments are becoming one of the hottest new beauty trends and …

Skin Care

杰西斯·罗宾逊:酒瓶的尺寸重要吗?

酒瓶尺寸重要吗?葡萄酒专业人士一般都认为,酒瓶越大,里面的酒的熟化就会越缓慢,但同时也更加出色,所以大尺寸酒瓶的酒往往更加昂贵。理论上来说,在更大的酒瓶中,酒液接触氧气的比例更低,因此包括熟化在内的各种反应就会发生得更加缓慢,但也更稳定。许多葡萄酒生产商为他们不愿意将酒做成半瓶装而辩解的理由之一是这 …

选好厨刀,今天你就是厨神

我的朋友张大饼最近开始自己做饭了。坚信“好马配好鞍”的他第一时间在微信上给我下达指令:帮我挑一把好的厨刀呗。拥有一把称手的厨刀可以解决很多问题,让烹饪变得轻松,而市面上各式各样的厨刀种类让人挑花了眼,除了中式厨刀,较为常见的是西式厨刀和日式厨刀,今天就为大家梳理一下日式厨刀的种类,在文章最后为大家准 …

Why Wine Tastes Different When You're On An Aeroplane – Air Travel And Alcohol

If your rosé tastes a little sharper than usual, you're on to something<p>Whether you're relaxing on a long-haul flight with a drink in hand or you're …

Wine

Go wine tasting in Oregon and Washington state — from a riverboat

Take a Columbia River cruise that makes a splash this fall with visits to Oregon and Washington wineries.<p>The weeklong Uncruise Adventures tours will sail round trip from Portland, Ore., and include winery tours and tastings in Columbia Gorge and Red Mountain, Wash., and the Columbia Valley and …

Oregon

It’s Finally Time for Ageworthy American Syrah

From Qupé to Tensley, aged Central Coast Syrah is ready to share the stage with California’s other masterpieces: Cabernet Sauvignon and Pinot …

Wine & Spirits

This Is How You Should Drink Wine, According to a Sommelier

Long before my friends were done drinking light and cheap beer, I was drinking wine. I'd like to blame my parents for this, as the cultural traditions of my family and my parents' love of delicious food and beverages pushed me to develop a more sophisticated palate than someone in their early 20s …

Wine

Ornellaia auctions “Il Carisma” bottles by artist William Kentridge

The 2015 vintage has been hailed as stellar for Super Tuscans, and on Wednesday May 23 lovers of art and fine wine will have the chance to snap up …

Wine

Alexis Lichine Is the Hustler Known as 'the Pope of Wine'

It is a curious sensation to step off New York’s Fifth Avenue and into a French château. But that is the impression made by the 14-room apartment of …

University of Pennsylvania

China is the 6th largest wine producer in the world, but they still can't compete with Europe

• <b>China hasn't historically been known to produce top quality wine, but it's gained more recognition in recent years — now it's the 6th largest wine producer in the world and bottled 11.4 million hectoliters in 2016 alone.</b>• <b><br>China's wine industry has focused on overcoming the rising cost of labor,</b> …

Wine

The wine of the old vines is a miracle

When you get in front of a very old vine (see pic) you live a rare experience because of that damned insect, the phylloxera, which between the end of …

Wine & Spirits