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2014-09-04 23:04:14

Tenth-Generation Farm in Hunterdon County Will Host Cider Mill Tours, Offer Complimentary Cider Samples, Hayrides and More; Public is Invited to Free Event from 12-5 p.m. Oldwick, N.J. (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 Fifty years ago, George Melick, owner of Melick’s Town Farm, saw an opportunity to expand his orchard’s offerings and converted an unused barn on his property to an apple cider mill. On Sunday, September 14, 2014, Melick and his family invite the public to a golden anniversary...

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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. [...

2014-06-23 08:29:56

TOULOUSE, France, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - The result of collaborative research by Lallemand Oenology and the French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA), in Montpellier, France, this new, non-GMO Saccharomyces cerevisiae wine yeast is capable of producing lower alcohol levels in wine and with no production of undesirable compounds. Lower level of alcohol and no undesirable compounds This particular wine yeast is the first in the Saccharomyces cerevisiae species...

2014-06-02 23:02:52

VinoVisit, Inc., the only free tasting room management tool for wineries, today announced that it has entered into a strategic partnership with WineCountry.com to syndicate the VinoVisit.com “Book A Visit” reservation link on winery profiles found on http://www.WineCountry.com, http://www.NapaValley.com and http://www.Sonoma.com and on the WineCountry mobile app. Napa, California (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 VinoVisit, Inc., the only free tasting room management tool for wineries, today...

2014-04-15 12:34:33

New Beer Refractometer Measures with Unprecedented Precision CLEVELAND, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- An enduring tradition, man's relationship with beer dates back nearly 7,000 years. And while few human traditions can rival the ancient art of brewing, MISCO has taken a big step forward today in advancing brewing science with the first ever digital refractometer designed specifically for the brewing industry. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140414/73170) The...

2014-04-11 12:21:13

DUBLIN, Apr. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/8jtjzj/fermentation ) has announced the addition of the "Fermentation Chemicals Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) Fermentation chemicals are used as process initiators in several applications. Fermentation chemicals help in speeding the process reactions...

Brewer's Yeast Used In European Lagers Has Its Roots In South America
2014-04-10 10:32:18

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Saccharomyces pastorianus yeast is an essential ingredient that helped to make European lager beers over the past few hundred years and a new study in the journal Molecular Ecology has revealed that this yeast actually has its roots in South America. The new study confirms that a “traveling” parent of the brewing yeast, called Saccharomyces eubayanus, discovered in 2011, is indeed from South America – more specifically from...

New Yeast Species Traveled On Beetles Across The Globe
2014-04-02 09:14:26

Institute of Food Research Researchers from the National Collection of Yeast Cultures (NCYC) at the Institute of Food Research (IFR) have identified a new globe-trotting yeast species that lives on tree-associated beetles. This new species demonstrates the importance of preserving biodiversity, as yeasts like this may help efforts to develop renewable fuel sources in the future. Preserving biodiversity must go beyond plants and animals and also preserve the microbial life. Threats to...

2014-03-20 23:03:07

VinoVisit.com, the first tasting room management and marketing solution built just for wineries, provides them with a free profile on http://www.VinoVisit.com, and a fast easy way to add tours, tastings and winery event registration functionality. Napa, California (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 VinoVisit.com today announced that it is offering all wineries a winery profile gratis on their website. No set-up fees, monthly or annual fees nor even reservation fees will be charged. VinoVisit will be...

2014-03-20 08:23:00

DUBLIN, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/hb5qml/ltartaric_acid) has announced the addition of the "L-Tartaric Acid (CAS 87-69-4) Market Research Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/hb5qml/ltartaric_acid ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) L-Tartaric Acid (CAS 87-69-4) Market Research Report presents comprehensive data on l-tartaric...


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