Latest French wine Stories

2008-09-14 03:00:15

It was a sunny day cooled by ocean breezes at Rainbow Lagoon for the Long Beach Grand Cru Public Wine Tasting Benefit on Aug. 16, attended by approximately 1,300 guests.

2008-09-14 00:00:21

A t Red & White we are always trying to find ways to improve the company but to be honest, because we are a young company, the majority of improvements are made simply to allow us to survive. Yet there comes a point when the environmental impact of our daily lives becomes impossible to ignore.

2008-09-05 09:00:23

A GOOD SHOCK might be needed to wake up those who nod off during the slow pacing of "Bottle Shock," a romantic comedy that is as much about whining as it is about wine. Nonetheless, there is no snob like a wine snob, and thirsty vino enthusiasts can rally around this movie for its vocabulary alone.

2008-08-17 18:00:34

By Ambrose Clancy That crisp Pinot Grigio or mellow Cotes du Rhone is costing you up to 20 percent more than last year, not because it's cleaner on the palate or smoother going down. It's because of the rapid spike in what it costs to go from grape to glass.

2008-06-24 02:29:22

Some have fizz. Most have pizazz. And, of course, they all have a certain buzz attached to them, and not just the type that imbibing can provide (in moderation, of course). The weather might not yet be sizzling hot, but these summer beverages certainly are.

2006-06-07 13:13:19

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The legislative body that introduced "freedom fries" to the world has once again thumbed its nose at France. The U.S.

2006-04-19 13:22:44

By Henrique Almeida LISBON (Reuters) - A top Portuguese wine maker has announced he is switching from corks to aluminum bottle caps, causing alarm in the world's biggest cork-producing country.

2006-02-23 09:25:00

Something extraordinary is happening among the chalky hills and pastures of southern England -- and it's adding a sparkle to one of the country's oldest industries.

2005-11-24 10:33:55

By Kerstin Gehmlich PARIS (Reuters) - A new study upset French wine producers on Thursday by calling for wine bottles to carry public health warnings to combat alcohol abuse.

2005-11-21 08:15:54

By Rina Chandran MUMBAI (Reuters) - Get ready for Bangalore Nouveau. Best known for its teas and spices, India now aims to place its wines on supermarket shelves in Europe and the United States.

Word of the Day
  • Large; stout; burly.
The word 'bowerly' is an alteration of 'burly'.