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Op-Ed: Bubbles for summer are in sparkling wine, not just soda Special

Sonoma - Like the lyrics in the Gershwin tune, "Summer time and the living is easy," what can be more relaxing and refreshing about summer time than a cool drink. Usually when most people think cool drink, they grab for a beer or a soda. But what about wine?
Digital Journal Report by Jonathan Farrell - 1 comment

Red wine could ‘fight tooth cavities’

Want another reason to enjoy a glass of red wine? Try this: a new study has found that red wine could potentially help prevent dental cavities.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 2 comments

Resveratrol no longer famed source of health benefits in wine?

There’s nothing like sipping a nice glass of wine or a indulging in a decadent piece of dark chocolate, and enjoying it much more knowing you are drinking and eating to your health. But what is it that makes these substances so healthy for us?
In the Media by Alyssa Sellors - 2 comments

Award winning Golan Heights Winery wins 4 more Mundus Vini medals

Award winning Golan Heights Winery has won four medals in Mundus Vini, one of the most prestigious international wine competitions. The winery's Yarden Chardonnay 2012, Gamla Brut NV, Yarden Merlot 2009 and Yarden 2T 2009 all received medals.
In the Media by Lesley Lanir

Can't find a corkscrew? How to open a bottle of wine with a shoe

So you can't find a corkscrew and you are stuck with an unopened bottle of wine in your hand? Impress your guests and open a bottle of wine with your shoe; a Mirabeau Wine's expert shows you how to manage without your bartender's friend.
In the Media by Lesley Lanir

Internet lords keep .wine bottled for now

San Francisco - Internet overseers are keeping .WINE and .
In the Media by AFP

Beijing to end anti-dumping wine probe after European 'deal'

Beijing - Beijing will end an anti-dumping inquiry into wine imports from the European Union, China's commerce ministry said Friday, after what it said was a deal between producers.The announcement comes a day before Chinese President Xi Jinping sets off on a vi...
In the Media by AFP

China, EU wine industries to end Beijing anti-dumping probe

Beijing - The Chinese and European wine industries have agreed a deal that will see Beijing end an anti-dumping inquiry into imports from the European Union, China's commerce ministry said Friday.The announcement comes a day before Chinese President Xi Jinping s...
In the Media by AFP

China, EU wine industries in deal to end Beijing anti-dumping probe

Beijing - The Chinese and European wine industries have agreed a deal that will see Beijing end an anti-dumping inquiry into imports from the European Union, China's commerce ministry said Friday.The announcement comes a day before Chinese President Xi Jinping s...
In the Media by AFP

Perfecting the art of pairing wine and chocolate Special

Master chocolatier Sandra Abballe makes it her mission to educate clients on the process of creating artisan chocolate, and takes the pairing of wine and chocolate to the next level.
Digital Journal Report by Katie Ryalen

Secrets of a good wine are found in bacteria

Scientists have mapped the partial genetic structure of a common lactic acid bacterium. This bacterium is key to a good bottle of wine.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 2 comments

French wine thieves caught red-handed

Bordeaux - French police have arrested 20 men suspected of involvement in stealing more than a million euros ($1.35 million) worth of top Bordeaux wines.
In the Media by Michaela Cancela-Kieffer (AFP)

Review: Greg Boeger saw liquid gold in the hills of Northern California Special

Placerville - In 1972, Greg Boeger and his wife purchased the old Lombardo/Fasotti Winery, and together, they shared a dream and a vision.
Digital Journal Report by W. Mark Dendy - 2 comments

Super yeast improves wine, but lowers alcohol content

Australian researchers have identified special yeast for wine making. The yeast produces a lower level of alcohol but also help to preserve and to enhance the flavor.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 3 comments

Hollywood pop art to attract younger buyers to Spanish wines

In a bid to attract the younger generation, a company in northern Spain is hand-painting Hollywood characters on vintage wine barrels. Bruce Lee, Dirty Harry, Charles Chaplin or even a little "Pulp Fiction" are featuring to get your attention.
In the Media by Anne Sewell

Review: New results on wine prices — Does quality matter? Not really Special

Consistent with previous research, as well as with expert opinion, this latest research finds little relationship between the price paid and tasted pleasure.
Digital Journal Report by Robert G Cope - 9 comments

B.C. shoppers may soon buy beer and wine in grocery stores

British Columbia's 672 private liquor stores have done quite well under the Liberals, especially after many of the liquor laws were expanded. Times are changing and grocery stores may end up selling beer and wine, much to the chagrin of the liquor stores.
In the Media by Karen Graham - 9 comments

How to keep fine wines for longer

Once a bottle of wine has been opened it needs to be drunk fairly quickly otherwise the wine goes off. This effect is worse with whites than reds. Preserving wines for longer has recently become the subject of a science study.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 6 comments

A Spanish wine tops this year’s 100 most popular wines list

San Francisco - Today, the nation's #1 online wine retailer, Wine.com, announced its top 100 list for 2013. The compilation of the top 100 wines is based entirely on consumer purchasing.
In the Media by W. Mark Dendy - 5 comments

Microbes contribute to the taste of wine

Davis - Research has revealed that microbes on the surface and stems of wine grapes vary regionally and are linked to the taste of the wine.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 2 comments

Op-Ed: Selecting the perfect celebratory beverage Special

Guerneville - If you are planning for the New Year and other holiday season parties, you do not have to import your Champagne from France.
Digital Journal Report by W. Mark Dendy - 3 comments

Review: Francis Ford Coppola's wines are as good as his films Special

Great movies are made by great film makers and great wines by great vintners. Francis Ford Coppola is best known for his contributions to film with greats like “Apocalypse Now” and “The Godfather.”
Digital Journal Report by W. Mark Dendy - 5 comments

Op-Ed: France and California face increasing competition for fine wines

For decades fine wine awards have been dominated by France and California. That is changing. Since 2003 -- continued in 2013 -- newer regions take top awards in this international competition.
In the Media by Robert G Cope - 22 comments

France: Barrel of 'Brangelina' wine sells for €10,000 on auction

Toulon - Seems that the famous Hollywood couple, Brad PItt and Angelina Jolie, are also into wine these days. On Wednesday, a single cask of wine from their Château Miraval vineyard in France sold on auction for more than €10,000 ($18,000).
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 2 comments

Experts says there's no need to fear a global wine shortage

"The world is facing a wine shortage" according to research by Morgan Stanley's financial services firm. But experts say there's no need to panic.
In the Media by Layne Weiss - 2 comments

Op-Ed: World on edge of wine shortage

Bordeaux - The world is indeed headed towards democracy, if it is as envisioned in the Roman Empire. Wine has become so popular a shortage is impending.
In the Media by Robert Weller

Wine contains anti-cancer compound

Resveratrol, a chemical compound found in grape skins and red wine, can make certain tumor cells more susceptible to radiation treatment.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 3 comments

Wine for cats premieres in Japan

While buying clothes for pets and even throwing "pet birthday parties" are becoming more common, a Japanese company has one-upped the "pet pampering" game.
In the Media by Michael Thomas - 2 comments

Science fights back against fruit pathogens

Scientists have uncovered the mechanism by which an aggressive fungal pathogen infects almost all fruits and vegetables. This finding could lead to some novel anti-fungal treatments.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 2 comments

6,000-year-old wine discovered in Greece

Researchers in Greece unearthed some wine samples that date way back to 4200 B.C., making it at least 6,000 years old. The wine samples are thought to be the oldest samples that have ever been recorded in Europe.
In the Media by Owen Weldon - 3 comments
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Chef Sandra Abballe of Succulent Chocolates and Sweets
Sandra Abballe, Succulent Chocolates and Sweets
Chef Sandra Abballe of Succulent Chocolates and Sweets
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Server Jocelyn pours a reserve wine.
Server Jocelyn pours a reserve wine.
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Aside from being a vice president for his family s winery  Charles Krug Winery  Marc Mondavi is a wa...
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Aside from being a vice president for his family's winery, Charles Krug Winery, Marc Mondavi is a water witch. He talks about his water witching and demonstrates his abilities.
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Between The Lines
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Between The Lines
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A design to welcome the new year
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A design to welcome the new year
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Grapes are trodden with bare feet so as not to break the bitter-tasting seeds.
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Grapes are trodden with bare feet so as not to break the bitter-tasting seeds.
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The red wine bacteria Oenococcus oeni
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The red wine bacteria Oenococcus oeni
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Wine  anyone?
Wine, anyone?
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Oak casts storing red wine - Golan Heights Winery.
Oak casts storing red wine - Golan Heights Winery.
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Wine poured into glasses
Wine poured into glasses
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Wooden figures in Hacienda El Quadro  Casablanca  Chile showing traditional winemaking techniques.
Wooden figures in Hacienda El Quadro, Casablanca, Chile,showing traditional winemaking techniques.
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Wine bars in Málaga  Spain - Antigua Casa de Guardia.
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Wine bars in Málaga, Spain - Antigua Casa de Guardia.
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The grapes are beginning to grow.
The grapes are beginning to grow.
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Popular wines
Popular wines
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A line of fine champagnes sits behind the tasting bar at Korbel s.
A line of fine champagnes sits behind the tasting bar at Korbel's.
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Korbel Champagne Cellars is located in the heart of Sonoma County California.
Korbel Champagne Cellars is located in the heart of Sonoma County California.
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Oak wine casks
Oak wine casks
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South African vinyard.
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South African vinyard.
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Assorted bottles of wine.
Assorted bottles of wine.
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A fragment decorated with vines from the Byzantine period - 4th-7th C.E.
A fragment decorated with vines from the Byzantine period - 4th-7th C.E.
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