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2012-08-16 06:24:08

NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite the challenging economic environment, consumers are still keen to indulge their taste for the finer things in life, according to new research released today by TNS. The Commitment Economy, an independent global survey of over 39,000 people in 17 markets, reveals that a combination of increased spending among current sparkling wine drinkers and new drinkers in the developing world is presenting manufacturers with an opportunity to entice...

2012-07-31 06:30:34

NAPA, Calif., July 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- WineBid.com, the premier Internet auction of fine and rare wines, is proud to offer in this week's auction exceptional wines from a collector who, along with his father, purchased First Growth and other Bordeaux on release or as futures for more than three decades. These full cases of Bordeaux have been expertly stored and have remained in the family until now. The collection has been carefully built by two generations of wine collectors who focused...

2012-07-19 02:24:53

NEW YORK, July 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Coffee and donuts; beer and pizza; Beaujolais and burgers...wait, what? Yes, Beaujolais and burgers. A perfect pair that deserves to set its union into the ranks of coupledom. America has indulged in a love affair with burgers for some time. Ninety five percent of American adults say they "like" (51 percent) or "love" (44 percent) burgers*, and Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais-Villages is a perfect complement to that amour as the wine's fruitiness and soft...

2012-06-21 22:22:37

PARIS, June 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Domaine Clarence Dillon is pleased to announce that its subsidiary and Fine Wine Merchant, Clarence Dillon Wines, will be present at Masterpiece London on Stand D20. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/56559-clarence-dillon-wines Fair visitors will have the chance to taste and purchase Clarendelle Rouge 2005, Rosé 2011, Blanc 2011, and Amberwine 2003 by ordering...

The Physics And Chemistry Of Champagne Bubbles
2012-02-14 04:34:04

The innermost secrets of champagne bubbles are about to be unveiled in the Springer journal EPJ ST. This fascinating work is the brainchild of Gérard Liger-Belair, a scientist tackling champagne bubbles from both a physics and a chemistry perspective. Based at the University of Reims, in the heart of the region that gave champagne its name, the author is appropriately affiliated with the 'effervescence team of the molecular and atmospheric spectrometry group' and the 'oenology...

2012-02-06 18:12:00

REIMS, France, Feb. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Following in the footsteps of current NBA and NHL champions the Dallas Mavericks and Boston Bruins, freshly crowned NFL Super Bowl champions the New York Giants celebrated their fourth Vince Lombardi Trophy with the world's number one rated Champagne, Armand de Brignac ("Ace of Spades"). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120206/NY48539) New York Giants Wide Receiver Victor Cruz, teammates and Giants veteran Michael...

Toasting The Chemistry Of Champagne
2011-12-29 09:22:37

[ Watch the Video ] Just in time for those New Year's Eve toasts, which might include a farewell to the International Year of Chemistry, the world's largest scientific society today posted online a video on the chemistry of champagne. It explains that champagne, unlike other wines, undergoes a second fermentation in the bottle to trap carbon dioxide gas, which dissolves into the wine and forms the fabled bubbles in the bubbly. More than 600 different chemical compounds join carbon...

2011-12-19 15:40:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Purveyors of the best and most unique red wines and white wines for all palates, AOC Fine Wines is helping hosts and hostesses make the most of their holiday festivities this month. Selections of sparkling wines and dessert wines are featured in their shops and online to help customers expand their toasting tools beyond Champagne and pair bubbly with a variety of dishes. Exposing various wine styles and winemaking regions is part of...

2011-11-22 10:57:00

BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the National Retail Federation, for the fifth year in a row 57.7 percent of shoppers said they would like to receive a gift card this holiday season, and iPic Theaters offers the perfect solution with gift card options sure to please anyone on your holiday gift list. For a limited time, every $100 gift card purchase receives a free DVD, every $150 gift card purchase receives one free movie ticket, and for every...

2011-11-21 03:30:00

PARIS, November 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Closing 2011 with the ultimate gesture of luxury, and upholding an annual premium tradition, Moet & Chandon [http://www.moet.com ] presents the Golden Premium Jeroboam. Moet & Chandon transforms the Imperial bottle into a limited-edition keepsake paying tribute to the brand's celebrated heritage and allowing champagne lovers to create their own masterpiece. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click:...