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2014-08-12 03:00:59

American Chemical Society Location. Location. Location. The popular real estate mantra also turns out to be equally important for growing wine grapes in fields and storing bottles of the beverage at home or in restaurants, according to researchers. Those are just two of the topics that were covered in a symposium titled, “Advances in Wine Research,” at the 248th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS). The meeting features nearly 12,000 reports. [...

2014-06-10 12:27:43

Versatile Wines from Argentina Inspire Richman's Five Creative New Recipes MENDOZA, Argentina, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alamos® Wines and popular TV personality Adam Richman, host of NBC's "Food Fighters," have teamed up to create a series of five new Daring Pairing recipes designed to pair with Alamos' high-quality wines from Argentina. Richman became inspired by the versatile wines during a trip to Mendoza, Argentina earlier in the year on behalf of the brand. To view the multimedia...

2014-03-25 16:23:46

Richman to Lend Culinary Talents and Expertise to Create Daring Pairings with Alamos MENDOZA, Argentina, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alamos® Wines, producers of America's most preferred Malbec(1), today announced a partnership with Adam Richman, host of NBC's "Food Fighters." As a popular TV food personality, Richman will use his culinary expertise to create five new Daring Pairing recipes designed to pair specifically with Alamos' Argentine wines....

Grape Said To Be Healthiest In The World Has Its Genome Sequenced
2013-09-02 12:55:56

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists in Uruguay have announced the sequencing of the Tannat grape, which is used in making red wines that have the largest concentration of tannins -- an anti-oxidant that combats cell aging. Uruguayan researchers from the United Nations University who were involved in the sequencing said their results could lead to the formulation of healthier red wines. "A wine made with Tannat has twice the tannins of Cabernet Sauvignon,...

2010-04-26 09:40:00

NEW YORK, April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Voted "America's Favorite" on Bravo's Top Chef Season 3, Chef Casey Thompson has been chosen to show American connoisseurs why the flavors of Argentina are also a "favorite" with wine lovers nationwide. Starting this spring 2010, Chef Casey has been named the U.S. Spokesperson for Terrazas de los Andes wines of Argentina and will lead a multi-market culinary and wine media tour inspired by the rich flavors of Argentina. To view the multimedia assets...

Word of the Day
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.