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By Alder Yarrow | Flip through the world of wine.

What Price is Luxury Wine? Research Studies Unclear

As the U.S. wine industry basks in the glow of premiumization once again, the issue of luxury wine pricing is gaining more attention. However, a …

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Kenwood ranchers argue vineyards better than housing on valley landscape

THE PRESS DEMOCRAT | February 17, 2017, 4:15PM<p>Dino Pagani Amantite pulls up in a tractor on a chilly winter afternoon. He has been pruning and his …

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What's the Big Deal about High-Altitude Wines? | Wine News & Features

<b>There's a big deal? You’re kidding me? Take me higher!</b><p>There really is. But, much of the noise is spin. Unwittingly perhaps, certain wine regions, …

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Drowning in Krug

<i>A version of this article is published by the</i> Financial Times. <i>See also Krug Grandes Cuvées compared blind.</i><p>A common complaint by champagne lovers, …

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Forget Mom’s Pinot. We’re Witnessing the Birth of a Wild and Wonderful New Oregon Wine.

Five years ago, Olga and Barnaby Tuttle couldn't get invited to dinner in New York.<p>The winemakers from Southeast Portland winery Teutonic flew east …

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Wine Spirits Magazine | In Search of Mataro

When Steve Edmunds went looking for mourvedre in California vineyards in the mid-1980s, he started to feel like he was pursuing some creature on the …

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Fine wine fakers targeting Asian collectors

Collectors in Hong Kong and Asia are now being deliberately targeted by fine wine counterfeiters authentication expert Maureen Downey has …

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Jeff Morgan: California and Israeli winemaker on why he makes wine in both places

This is the second in a series of interviews with winemakers who have experience making wine in Israel. The first interview featured Shane Moore of …

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Best 2015 Burgundy Wine Under $100 a Bottle - Bloomberg

A week ago, I elbowed my way through crowded New York tastings of 2015 Burgundies, touted as the best in decades. The city is a hotbed of Burgundy …

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Wine exports set record, led by California labels

U.S. exports of wine — the bulk of it from California — set a record in 2016 despite having to fight a strong dollar, subsidies and barriers in other countries and a tight water and labor supply at home, according to the Wine Institute.<p>The $1.62 billion in foreign trade revenue for 2016 bested the …

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Beyond Musar: The Evolution of Lebanese Wine

If you ever need a new nose for your 1983 Mercedes 230E, Chtaura in the Bekaa Valley is the place to go. It’s full of workshops keeping Lebanon’s …

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Explore Sonoita, Arizona's Completely Underrated Wine Region

You might not know it, but Arizona produces some really great wine. Our wines have been served in the White House and at James Beard dinners in New …

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How Gallo Wines Is Maximizing Millennial Influence To Win Big

For the past five years we have been studying millennials and modern consumer trends. From retail buying patterns to flavor preferences to 
how income differentiates cohorts of millennials, we have shared a wealth
 of information about how millennial consumers behave differently in our market today.<p>…

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Wegmans faces boycott over Trump wines

ROCHESTER, N.Y. --- Wegmans Food Markets is the latest retailer to face political pressure for carrying products connected to President Donald Trump.<p>The Gates-based grocer is being called on to remove Trump Winery products from its Virginia stores, where it sells 237 different wines from 58 …

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Women in Wine

Women winemakers are doin’ it for themselves. by MJ Skegg<b>THE WINE WORLD</b> isn’t generally known for its forthright political views, but all the …

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Can Ancient Techniques Make Modern Wine Better?

After a bit of searching, my driver and I arrive at our destination: Rind, a remote village on Armenia’s western border. Modest residences are strung …

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Unearthing Armenia’s Giant, Ancient Earthenware

The enormous 240-gallon clay vessel, or <i>karas</i>, was nestled snugly in the corner of Asli Saghatelyan’s <i>maran</i> (storage cellar) in Chiva, a modest village …

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Anson: Bordeaux 2007 wines, 10 years on

<b>Bordeaux 2007</b>: Ten Years On<p>I think I can speak for everyone when I say that expectation levels had been set to low when we walked in to the <b>Bordeaux</b> …

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Hygge is so 2016. Meet kalsarikannit, the word for drinking at home without pants on

In case no one’s told you yet, hygge is having a moment.<p>Well, <i>was</i> having a moment. Because once you learn the word the Finns have in store for you, you'll be grabbing a wine bottle and leaving hygge behind.<p>Let me explain.<p>In case you skipped 2016, hygge (pronounced <i>hoo-gah</i>) is a Danish word for the …

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Fake Wine Is A Billion Dollar Market And Here Are The Ways To Identify Them

I spent two full days at Wine Fraud’s wine authentication training classes in Hong Kong in early February 2017. I walked in vaguely aware of how serious a problem wine fraud was around the world, but I walked out with a very clear picture of how easy it is to fake wine and why it is so prevalent. …

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Which Countries Drink the Most Wine? - Condé Nast Traveler

We now know who is the drunkest, according to science.<p>In the pantheon of fake holidays, some are more beloved than others: National Brush Your Teeth Day doesn't feel different from all the other days when you brush your teeth, but National Drink Wine Day ("celebrated" every February 18) is an …

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Make 2017 your best wine year ever

It’s a new year, filled with new opportunities, and as the political landscape takes ungainly shape, it’s a year that will certainly be spent drinking. So as you scan the headlines and find yourself reaching for the bottle, why not make good use of the opportunity? Instead of picking up just any …

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7 Facts About Wine's History So Strange They'll Make You Feel Tipsy

Ancient Egyptian Corpses Had Their Insides Washed With Wine<p>Source: Antti Nissenen<p>Wine had a strong ritual role in the religion of ancient Egypt, and …

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How Costco's Wine Guru Picks The 250 Labels That Will Sell $4 Billion A Year In Booze

There are almost 10,000 wineries in the United States alone, and there are 500 Costco warehouse stores in North America, with 49 million members and well over $100 billion a year in sales.<p>Almost $4 billion of that consists of alcoholic beverages. The executive deciding what to stock is Annette …

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The new generation of wine clubs for the Bay Area

Image 1of/8<p>Caption<p>Close<p>For its monthly release party, Foot of the Bed Cellars recently took over the Pacific Felt Factory, an 1865 Mission District …

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Wine expert accused of $320,000 vino heist

Australian wine expert Lak Quach was renowned in the hospitality industry for his "exceptional palate" and vast knowledge, having quaffed some of the …

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Wine Press: Quest for Norwegian wine turns into saga (Part 2)

Ever heard of Norwegian wine? If the answer's no, you're like a lot of Norwegians.

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