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2012-07-12 13:04:14

Researchers work to create hypoallergenic wines and sequence the genome of Chardonnay For centuries, people made wine by stomping grapes with their bare feet. But now, the art of winemaking is going high-tech at The University of British Columbia's Wine Research Centre. Have you ever gotten a headache or a rash from a single glass of wine? Has one glass of Merlot or Shiraz resulted in a painful hangover? If yes, you may be one of the 30 percent of people who are allergic to compounds...

2012-06-30 23:00:20

SupplementsToWeightLoss LLC (DBA: PharmaCo Labs) and also Classe Wines LLC signed a 5 years lease on a warehouse. Germantown, MD (PRWEB) June 30, 2012 SupplementsToWeightLoss LLC (DBA: PharmaCo Labs) and also Classe Wines LLC, a new and upcoming wine retailer, has today announced that they have signed a 5 years lease on a warehouse in Vienna, Virginia. The warehouse will be used to store premium wines that the company will be selling direct to consumers....

2012-03-27 23:58:58

While Washington winemakers grow most of their grapes on their natural rootstock, the coveted quality of their crop—and wines—is unlikely to change if they join the rest of the world and start grafting their varieties to more disease- and pest-resistant roots. That day will probably come, say WSU experts, but growers have little to fear. Yet the spectre of a vine-destroying invasion has lurked in the shadows of Washington vineyards for years. What if, wine industry professionals...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.