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2011-06-21 06:45:00

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The first day of summer has dawned, and judging by the heat waves which engulfed most parts of the U.S. only weeks ago, the dog days of summer aren't far behind. While traditionally a time of vacations, cookouts and general relaxation, as the mercury rises, so do reported outbreaks of one of the most serious threats to summertime enjoyment: Weather-Induced Grouchiness (WIG). In response, the makers of [ yellow tail ] Moscato have created...

2011-05-31 09:46:00

PURCHASE, N.Y., May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A good glass of wine is a great escape at the end of a long day. But what if your escape could be real? What if taste and smell could drag your other senses along? What if simply drinking wine and tweeting your thoughts on it could score you two airline tickets to New Zealand? Now it can. Brancott Estate, the world's bestselling New Zealand wine, is announcing the #WhatIf challenge in which participants are invited to use their noses,...

2011-05-23 13:54:00

MODESTO, Calif., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Did you know that when asked to grade the current state of our beaches, a majority of American beachgoers chose a mediocre 'C'?(1) According to a survey conducted by Barefoot Wine and the Surfrider Foundation, Americans are concerned about the condition of their shorelines. To help remedy this, Barefoot Wine proudly announces the fifth year of the Barefoot Wine Beach Rescue Project, a partnership with the Surfrider Foundation - a grassroots,...

2011-05-19 05:00:00

HOBOKEN, N.J., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hot weather is on the way, or already has arrived in some regions of the U.S. so attention turns to food and drink with this question, "How do you pair certain foods and wines?" (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110519/SF04744) A better question to ask is, "Which wines do you pair with a hot summer?" The answer comes from Emeri De Bortoli, matriarch of one of Australia's premier wineries and the namesake for Emeri sparkling wines that...

2011-03-16 12:19:00

NEW YORK, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- 5W Public Relations, one of the 25 largest PR firms in the U.S., today announced the addition of VOGA Wines to its roster of food and beverage clients. VOGA Italia encompasses all aspects offering a collection of crisp delicious wine thoughtfully packaged in a revolutionary re-designed bottle featuring a unique resealable cap. "5WPR is delighted to have been chosen as PR firm of record work with VOGA Wines," said Ronn Torossian, President and CEO...

2011-02-12 00:00:45

Twin Pomegranates Wine is a bubbly and incredibly sexy wine for your Valentine Fresno, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) February 11, 2011 Twin Pomegranates Wine, a Fresno wine company, makes a 100% Pomegranate Sparkling Wine. The wine is the latest release from Twin Pomegranates, and it is perfect for Valentine's Day. The Sparkling Pomegranate Wine is light pink in color, made from estate grown California pomegranates, and has a refreshingly crisp and slightly sweeter taste than their 100% pomegranate...

2011-02-07 13:00:00

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The results are in for the annual Business Traveller Cellars in the Sky wine competition where American Airlines took home honors for its white wine selection. The panel of judges at the 2010 Cellars in the Sky Awards chose American as the winner in the Best Business Class White Wine category for the Bernkasteler Riesling, 2007. The awards were presented in London on Feb. 3. "Our goal is to consistently improve our customers' experience by...

2011-01-19 05:00:00

HOBOKEN, N.J., Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Looking ahead to the warmer days of spring and summer is a favorite pastime of those who are rain-drenched or snowbound across the U.S. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110119/AQ31846) Helping fast forward past the cold and wet weather to sunny day celebrations is a quartet of sparkling wines from Emeri De Bortoli Wines, Australia. Most spring and summer holidays and special occasions call for a celebration, beginning with...

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2010-12-22 11:10:00

Just in time for New Year's Eve, and the arrival of the International Year of Chemistry, a study may settle that long-standing disagreement over the best way to pour a glass of champagne: Scientists in France are reporting that pouring bubbly in an angled, down-the-side way is best for preserving its taste and fizz. The study also reports the first scientific evidence confirming the importance of chilling champagne before serving to enhance its taste. They reported in the American Chemical...

2010-12-13 11:00:00

NARBONNE, France, Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- New changes to the designation structure in the Languedoc have been confirmed by the General Assembly of the CIVL (Conseil Interprofessionnel des Vins du Languedoc) in order to clarify and simplify the values offered to consumers across all 29 different Languedoc AOCs. Under this new structure, all AOC wines will be divided into three main categories: AOC Languedoc, Grand Vin du Languedoc and Grand Cru du Languedoc. The categories were...


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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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