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2014-04-14 12:25:52

GUERNEVILLE, Calif., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Korbel Champagne Cellars' lush garden is one of Sonoma County's top visitor destinations for good reason - towering redwoods and the historic circa 1882 Korbel House provide a spectacular setting for the garden's colorful plantings, including 250 different rose varieties. As beautiful as ever, the Korbel Garden will look subtly different when it opens for the 2014 season on Tuesday, April 15(th) and it is all due to the current...

How Many Bubbles Are In Your Bubbly?
2014-04-03 08:17:35

American Chemical Society The importance of fizz, more technically known as effervescence, in sparkling wines and champagnes is not to be underestimated — it contributes to the complete sensory experience of a glass, or flute, of fine bubbly. A scientist has now closely examined the factors that affect these bubbles, and he has come up with an estimate of just how many are in each glass. The report appears in ACS' The Journal of Physical Chemistry B. Gérard Liger-Belair notes that...

2014-02-28 23:32:11

Attendees of CSP Today South Africa 2014 (8-9 April, Cape Town) will be given a unique opportunity to visit the the breathtaking Franschhoek Wine Valley on Monday 7th April. London, UK (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 During the ice-breaking networking experience at the Haute Cabrière vineyard, attendees will take advantage of an exclusive networking opportunity with other high-level executives, visit the cellar with a demonstration of sabrage, taste the distinguished wines and ‘methode...

2014-01-16 12:26:38

Anna de Codorniu Launches a New Look for a New Year BALTIMORE, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Anna de Codorniu, Spain's leading sparkling wine, has an irresistible new look for its popular Brut and Brut Rose labels - as well as an inviting message for wine lovers: What are you Celebrating? Reminding us that every day is cause for celebration, Anna's chic packaging design launches nationally this month and reflects the brand's stylish image. To view the multimedia assets associated...

2012-09-07 23:00:32

The "Black Bottle Bubbly" offers the chance to win a two-year lease of a MINI Cooper. (PRWEB) September 06, 2012 Freixenet, the famous "Black Bottle Bubbly," is launching the Freixenet MINI Mobile Tour, a series of effervescent in-person and online experiences with events starring a duo of sparkling MINI Coopers, a national sweepstakes to win a MINI Cooper, and weekly social media giveaways. Get ready to sparkle starting in September, when Freixenet MINI Coopers will make appearances in...

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