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2010-03-31 08:00:00

SEATTLE, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- This spring and summer, consumers can help 10,000 trees take root as they enjoy Root:1 from Vina Ventisquero, the most sought-after super premium Chilean wine, with Root:1's third annual "Together We Can Plant a Forest" program.

2009-05-12 13:26:00

2009 Grand Tasting to Feature Over 45 Chilean Producers in NYC on June 3rd A Portion of the Proceeds to Benefit Citymeals-on-Wheels and Share Our Strength NEW YORK, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Wines of Chile will be hosting its fifth annual Grand Tasting in New York at Gotham Hall on Wednesday, June 3rd, 2009 from 1:00 - 5:00 PM.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.