Latest French wine Stories

2010-02-25 10:30:00

World-Renowned Chef Lidia Bastianich to Sign Her Wines, Latest Book at Show HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb.

2009-12-18 10:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dave "The Hammer" Schultz, the former Philadelphia Flyers winger known for his on-ice toughness, will meet fans and sign bottles of his NHL Alumni Signature Series wines from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec.

2009-12-15 14:29:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Former Philadelphia Eagles coach Dick Vermeil, capping many successful years in football with a new career as a winemaker, will showcase his wines from 2 to 4 p.m. on Friday, Dec.

2009-10-22 12:10:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The Winemakers began airing on PBS stations across the country this month from New York and Miami to Seattle and San Francisco and already the series has attracted a devoted following like Kansas City based fan Thomas Becker.

2009-07-21 11:25:00

Award Given on Fourth Anniversary of International Declaration Protecting Wine Place and OriginWASHINGTON, July 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Champagne Bureau is proud to honor wine writers and consumer activists Eleanor and Ray Heald with the Bureau's first annual "Champagne Award," given to the Healds for their tireless commitment to promoting fair and accurate wine labeling.

2009-04-27 08:00:00

Liquor Control Board presents festivals in Pittsburgh, Hershey, Philadelphia HARRISBURG, Pa., April 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wine Week 2009 comes to Pennsylvania with three tasting festivals showcasing the world's most renowned wines and exciting new varieties for wine enthusiasts to discover. The week comprises the seventh annual Pittsburgh Wine Festival on Thursday, April 30; the second annual Wine Festival in Hershey, Friday, May 1; and the eighth annual Philadelphia Wine Festival,...

2009-04-17 12:35:00

U.S. market focus continues with French film festival sponsorship in Los Angeles HOLLYWOOD, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Cotes du Rhone, the second largest quality wine region in France, continues to expand its U.S.

2009-03-10 11:23:00

Hundreds attend bottle signing, shop for and taste wine HARRISBURG, Pa., March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Actor Danny DeVito met with delighted fans, gardening enthusiasts and limoncello consumers on Saturday March 7, as part of the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board's first partnership with the Philadelphia Flower Show at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. DeVito, star of "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia," was scheduled to sign bottles of his premium limoncello - the classic Italian...

2009-02-04 12:14:00

ST. HELENA, Calif., Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Twitter Taste Live, the premier forum for real-time wine tasting via the Web, has partnered with wine importer Wilson Daniels Ltd.

Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.