Wine & Spirits

Donald Trump Seen Drinking Out Of Wine Glass At U.N. Assembly Reception, Was It Alcohol?

President Donald Trump was seen at the United Nations General Assembly reception sipping out of a wine glass more than once. The president is known …

Donald Trump

Revenues At Three Wine Distributors Tally Almost Half Of The U.S. Wine Market Value

The wine trade magazine <i>Wines & Vines</i> recently released a list of the top ten wine distributors in the United States. The list was compiled by the magazine’s data research arm, Wine Vines Analytics. Some of the news on wine distributors is startling; some is not.<p>For instance, in another article, …

Wine

Treasure islands: Five wine regions to visit

These island wine regions across the Mediterranean and Canaries should still be warm heading into October. Here's five ideas on where to go, plus …

Wine

Rocky Marciano’s son debuts dad’s new wine in Boston, Brockton

Sorry, college kids--it’s named for a legendary boxer, but cheap boxed wine this is not.<p>The son of Brockton native Rocky Marciano, the former …

Boston

Diageo says Indian highway liquor ban to hurt sales

REUTERS - Diageo, the maker of Johnnie Walker whiskey and Smirnoff vodka, expects its first-half sales growth to suffer from the timing of Chinese New Year and a ban on selling alcohol near Indian highways, the British company said on Wednesday.<p>India's top court banned liquor outlets within 500 …

Markets

The Tassie winery where you can drink wine and charge your electric car

It is not often you can pull into a winery to charge your car and fill your glass at the same time, but at Moores Hill winery at Sidmouth in northern …

Renewable Energy

Man reportedly offered girl, 11, wine cooler, candy to lift shirt

Buzz off, creep!

Crime

Decanter Asia Wine Awards 2017 winners revealed

See all the winners of this year's Decanter Asia Wine Awards, including strong performances from Australia, New Zealand, France and several other …

Wine

Woman reveals secret to living to 111 is a shot of whisky a night

One of the oldest people in the UK has just turned 111, and she claims to owe her amazing longevity to a shot of whiskey each night.<p>Grace Jones, who …

Whiskey

‘Kingsman’ director Matthew Vaughn helped create a new whiskey with the maker of Jack Daniel’s

The Statesman secret spy organization of Matthew Vaughn’s upcoming film, “Kingsman: The Golden Circle,” was created at a cocktail party in London, attended by filmmakers and the family of one of the oldest distilleries in America.<p>Vaughn, the English director behind such films as “Kick Ass;” “X-Men: …

Movies

The 2017 Emmy Awards Served Up Wine, Food and Stars

What happens when a wine critic attends a star-studded Hollywood ceremony and after-party? Big beers and bigger Cabernet are highlights at the Emmy …

Wine

Rare Moments of Bipartisanship with the Congressional Wine Caucus

145 congress people and senators count themselves as members.<p>On Wednesday June 7th, Congress was debating a new healthcare bill, probing into the …

Wine

The right royal reason that this broken wine glass sold for £25,000 at auction

Huon Mallalieu takes a look at two magnificent objects which sold at auction this summer, including a wine glass used by Bonnie Prince Charlie and a …

Wine

Kate Hudson uses wine instead of weights for her workout

Kate Hudson’s workout will give you something to wine about.<p>The actress took to Instagram in a pink bikini to show off her weight training routine which included squats, curls and some triceps work. One thing the weight training didn’t include was actual weights, with Hudson opting for two bottles …

Rosé

Sonoma County Wine Auction Breaks Record, Raising $5.2 Million for Charity | Collecting News | Collecting

California's heat wave cooled off just in time for the Sonoma County Wine Auction on Saturday, but the bidding was hotter than ever. The live auction …

Wine

How to pack for months of endless daytime

Surviving sunny summers in Antarctica.<p>During Antarctica’s warm(er) season, the sun shines constantly. Without darkness to divide night from day, researchers find ways to cope. After 21 field seasons, here are ecologist Ross Virginia’s must-haves.<p>1. Sunglasses<p>I’m not trying to make a fashion …

Environment

Today Only: WTSO's Online Wine Sale $8.99-$18.99

Wines Til Sold Out, one of my favorite stores for getting great online deals on wine, is having their <b>Cheapskate Marathon today</b>! Bottles will be sold …

Wine

Moving Beyond the Silicon Valley State of Mind

Featured excerpt from Sensemaking: The Power of the Humanities in the Age of the Algorithm.<p>This article is part of an MIT SMR initiative exploring …

Wine

What Can a Nice Scotch Teach You About Experiential Marketing?

Some things must be seen, tasted, smelled, heard, or felt to be believed. Sure, this is a nice sentiment and all, but it’s not something that’s easily conveyed in a marketing campaign. You can’t just tell consumers how great your candles smell or how comfy your mattress pad feels. Consumers need to …

Entrepreneurship

How I got my job... as a wine expert 🍷

Getting hammered on a bottle of shiraz? Just market research, guys 💁<p>Welcome to Glamour's weekly column, <i>How I Got My Job</i>, featuring one woman with an …

Wine

Bookworms Will Love This Cosy Hotel With a 'Wine Library'

What better way to while away the hours than in a comfortable armchair with a glass of fine wine in one hand and a good book in the other? The Wine …

Hotels

Wine maven Kurniawan, convicted of fraud, loses bid for freedom

(Reuters) - The convicted Indonesian wine dealer Rudy Kurniawan on Monday failed to persuade a U.S. judge to set aside his 10-year prison term for counterfeiting an estimated $30 million of wine.<p>U.S. District Judge Richard Berman rejected Kurniawan's argument that his trial lawyers represented him …

News (U.S.)

Jefford on Monday: Forward in doubt

Andrew Jefford joins Gaia Gaja plus dog on a tour of the company’s vineyards – and discovers the Gaja way of thinking en route.<p>Back in mid-June, on a …

Wine

Electric Car Road Trips to Wine Country

Road trip: L.A. to Santa Barbara County<p>Take a detour from the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles and head northwest to Santa Barbara’s wine country. …

Wine

The winery of the future looks like something Bruce Wayne would run

When winemakers a century from now look back on the technology that changed the game, one winery is going to stand out: Palmaz Vineyards in the Napa …

Technology

Chateau Changyu: a growing taste for Chinese wine

The Chinese wine industry is getting into its stride and among the huge vineyards and endless empty towerblocks there are some rare finds to be enjoyed<p>A few miles outside Xi’an, the city of Emperor Qin’s terracotta warriors, the guide on a tour bus filled with Italian wine professionals pointed …

Wine

Exploring California’s Santa Ynez Valley, The Nation’s Next Big Wine Region

Ahh, wine tasting. One of the little joys of adult life. To be clear, pouring yourself a goblet of whatever red was on sale at the supermarket followed by whatever white your friend left at your last party does not count. I’m talking about <i>actually</i> tasting wine, as in caring about how it tastes, and …

Wine

The 30 cheapest places for a far-flung holiday

The summer days are drawing to a close, and next week autumn will officially be upon us. If that doesn't get you thinking about your next trip away, I don't know what will.<p>If you're considering jetting off to warmer climes — or are simply in need of an adventure — Post Office Travel Money has done …

Wine

RumChata founder on reaching millennials with the No. 1 spirit brand on social media

Tom Maas didn't know just how well his self-blended rum drink would be received on social media when he created RumChata.<p>"I didn't know what Facebook …

Jim Cramer

Amazon Shakes Up Search, Again

Amazon influences all types of purchases, but Electronics and Computers at 76% in the U.S stands out above the rest as the most notable market …

Advertising Industry