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Chinese Wine Comes of Age — Berry Bros. & Rudd Wine Blog

Ch Changyu-Moser XV<p>We’ve given Chinese wines the stamp of approval, as this week four Chinese wines join our wine list and are now on sale on our …

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Designing a wine label that fits a particular store

If you are a wine company that does business in a particular location, you might need wine labels that give customers a very specific idea of where …

Wine

Scientist sniffs at wine buffs' nose for purple prose

New research by French scientists suggests that wine snobs may not always know their asti from their old beaune.<p>They analysed the language of wine sniffing, and found that the words selected to describe the bouquet were more likely to be linked to the wine's colour than to its scent.<p>When buyers and …

Divorce

Really interesting picture of the importance of #socialmedia and #wine http://t.co/hdCzqcv4lZ

Wine News

See which wines came out on top in this uneven…<p>Haut-Batailley issues statement of intent...<p>Buyer says Australia is having 'love affair' with …

Trading

Kaleidoscope of Wine Styles and Jeremy Parzen

A friend of mine that sells wine in Massachusetts has told me more than once he admires my openness and flexibility for enjoying varied styles of …

Aromatic grape varieties

Often sporting descriptors of perfume, exotic flowers and tropical fruit, aromatic grape varieties are fascinating and provide some flavourful and …

Women Who Drink Red Wine Have Stronger Libidos (Says Science)

<b>Plus, four red-wine recipes for increasing your sex drive.</b><p>Apparently, red red wine <i>does</i> make one feel so fine and in more ways than a mellow '80s …

Beverages

Three interesting biodynamic wines

All the talk of cow horns and harvesting by the phases of the moon, can make biodynamic winemakers sound cranky at best. But these three great bottles prove that they really are on to something<p><b>Domaine de l'Ecu Cuvée Classique Muscadet Sèvre et Maine, France 2011 (£10.11,</b> <b>Vinceremos</b><b>)</b> With their …

Millennials and wine, a quirky relationship

The District’s most interesting new wine venue is Vin de Chez, a pop-up bar in the parking lot of Union Kitchen, a shared commercial space in Northeast. It’s the creation of Liz Bird and Tom Madrecki, two 20-somethings intent on proving that wine can be taken seriously yet still be fun. It also …

The Wine Color Chart

An old 1979 German Riesling in a glass. source<p>What Different Wine Colors Mean<p>Ever wonder if a Chardonnay you’re about to buy is going to be rich or …

Lot18 Founder Has Invented A Tiny Home Device That Turns Water Into Wine In 3 Days

James rode a motorcycle 17,000 miles around the world raising money for charity before he suffered a bad accident. He's since recovered and moved back to New York to launch a new wine startup, The Miracle Machine.<p>The Miracle Machine's Kickstarter page will launch in the next week or two. It's like …

Why is wine jargon “pretentious” but sports jargon isn’t?

Image from pretentiousmoviecritic.tumblr.com<p>I recently was asked to review a book about wine. It’s actually a good one, and I’ll be blogging about it …

Iliad tumbles 14% after earnings, CEO change

May 15, 2018<br>4:01 AM<p>U.K. stocks struggled for direction in the early going on Tuesday, with traders wary of making any big bets ahead British labor-market data that could weaken or strengthen the case for a Bank of England rate rise.<p>May 15, 2018<br>3:44 AM<p>PARIS–French statistics agency Insee revised up …

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Werewolf in Napa: How the Moon Affects Wine

Photo by Arjan Almekinders<p><i>by Madeline Blasberg</i><p>It tugs at the tide, boosts plant growth, and helps put us to sleep, but can it really influence the …

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The new wave of wine tourism gateways | wine.co.za

The new wisdom is that wine tourism is not only about what’s in the bottle but about selling a lifestyle experience linked to the origin and “sense …

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Wine Club: Pulling away from port

Portugal’s winemakers have moved on from fortified wines with impressive results finds Christine Austin.<p>In the days long before central heating the …

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Wine-Searcher. Human race only please ...

To keep Wine-Searcher running smoothly, we've added some extra security measures to make sure you are a real person and not a robot. Please complete …

Some interesting trivia about wine.

Talk Show Host Bethenny Frankel Inspires Women to be their Best with Skinnygirl 30 Day Healthy Habits Challenge

The Skinnygirl brand is helping women overcome unhealthy habits, one day at a time. Bethenny Frankel, the Original Skinnygirl, is inspiring women to …

Bethenny Frankel

5 grüner veltliners to try

Recommendations<p>★ ★ ★Exceptional  ★ ★Excellent ★Very Good<p>Availability information is based on distributor records. Wines might not be in stock at every listed store and might be available at additional stores. Check Winesearcher.com to verify availability, or ask a favorite wine store to order …

Twitter Talk: Robert Parker at the Wine Writers Symposium

The Symposium For Professional Wine Writers is happening right now at Meadowood in Napa Valley. The keynote address was delivered by Robert M. …

Napa Valley

Don’t shy away from funky wine flavours

Can we talk dirty? As in barnyard manure, sewer gas, sweaty armpits and rotting fish. As in soured milk, wet dog, damp cardboard and mould. As in urine.<p>Sorry if I've spoiled your thirst. You must be new to wine, because all these aromas and more are associated with brettanomyces, a spoilage yeast …

Tokaji producer revives ‘medieval Viagra’

Royal Tokaji is bringing its rare, intensely sweet Essencia to a wider audience through a new project with UK restaurant group D&D London which sees …

Tips to Pass the Sommelier Certification

We’ve had several requests for tips on passing the sommelier certification. There are several organizations that host certified sommelier exams and …

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Wine Fruit Snacks - Gummy Wine Hearts - Not For Kids - Great for Your Body!

I’ll cut to the point here, and I’ll explain much more about the health benefits of gelatin tomorrow, but I invented fruit snacks made out of wine …

Why Champagne May Be A Healthier Choice

Come midnight on the 31st, most people will have sparkling wine in their raised glasses. But if we’re ringing in the New Year with a clean, healthy …

Hardys Wine sets out to replicate Nike’s social media sparkle

en_GB<p>article<p>Hardys Wine is ramping up its investments in Instagram, YouTube and Vine in attempt to race ahead of its rivals in the social media space …

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