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2013-06-04 16:20:43

Local Excursions Explore Wine, Tea, Spirits, and Other Traditional Drinks LOS ANGELES, June 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Medoc wine in Bordeaux. Tea in the UK. Poncha in Madeira. Combining its recent focus on unique, local gastronomy, ultra-luxe Crystal Cruises is offering more than two dozen Crystal Adventures ashore that explore Europe through libations. From alcoholic drinks like brandy to non-alcoholic liquids like olive oil, Crystal Serenity and Crystal Symphony travelers can sip...

2005-09-15 07:32:40

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union and the United States have reached the first phase of an agreement on the wine trade that will help protect some of the most famous European names like champagne, chianti, madeira and sherry. Under the agreement, the use of the names by producers in the United States -- where they are currently considered semi-generic -- will be limited, the European Commission said in a statement on Thursday. Furthermore, U.S. authorities will exempt EU...