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2014-08-21 16:22:58

Sparkling Wine Makes First Appearance at 2014 Emmy Celebrations NAPA, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stellina di Notte Prosecco, from romantic northeast Italy, will be poured at the Emmy® Awards Governors Ball to be held August 25, 2014, at the Los Angeles Convention Center, immediately following the Emmy Awards telecast at the Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE in downtown Los Angeles. This is the first year Stellina di Notte Prosecco will be featured at the Emmy celebrations....

2014-08-15 12:23:38

WASHINGTON, Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Society of Wine Educators is delighted to announce the creation of its new app, SWE Wine and Spirits Quiz, for iOS devices, which will further the message of the Society by providing entertaining and educational wine and spirits quizzes. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140813/136104 The app was unveiled on August 14th during the "Hipster Happy Hour" cocktail party at SWE's Annual Conference, taking place this year in Seattle, WA....

2014-08-14 23:09:18

Send Me On Vacation is excited to reveal details about its wine maker dinner series to take place on October 2, 2014. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) August 14, 2014 Send Me on Vacation hosts many events throughout the year to raise money in order to send breast cancer survivors on a well-deserved vacation to rejuvenate their body, mind and spirit. This year, during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Send Me on Vacation is going to “Crush Out the Effects of Cancer” with a one-of-a-kind Wine...

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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. [...

2014-08-06 23:09:27

Chatterbox Wine Marketing Services Hires Ron Scharman as Chief Operating Officer Napa, California (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Chatterbox Wine Marketing Services announces the appointment of Ron Scharman as Chief Operating Officer, overseeing all operations from their offices in downtown Napa. Scharman will be responsible for managing the existing Chatterbox relationship-based wine telesales operations, newly acquired VinoVisit reservation software service, and an expanding array of new...

2014-08-04 12:29:32

LONDON, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Alcoholic Drinks in the US http://www.reportbuyer.com/food_drink/alcoholic_drinks/alcoholic_drinks_us.html Alcoholic drinks witnessed flat volume growth whilst value sales grew in 2013, thanks to the ongoing premiumisation trend across major categories, especially beer. Consumer trends continue to favour unique, diverse and upgraded offerings in liquor, similar to what they have come to...

2014-08-04 08:32:03

Fans are Invited to Become Virtual Winemakers PATERSON, Wash., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Internet now has a vineyard -- a premium, award-winning one at that. Beginning today, Columbia Crest -- the only Washington winery to be awarded Wine Spectator's No. 1 Wine in the World* -- will help the online community of wine-lovers create the first-ever Crowdsourced Cabernet Sauvignon from the beginning stages of the vineyard all the way to bottling and selling the wine through a new...

2014-07-23 23:13:48

Virtual Wine Locker launches in San Francisco offering 20-50% off pre-purchased bottles of wine at restaurants throughout the city San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 The Bay Area is populated with noteworthy restaurants and outlets serving world-class wines to the most discerning palates. This crowded field of riches can easily overwhelm the everyday consumer. Enter Gruv's Wine Locker; created to upgrade the dining experience, turning even the casual drinker into the connoisseur,...

2014-07-23 08:34:08

Storage company Proguard Self Storage is now offering wine storage in a facility located in the Museum District of Houston, Texas. Wine Storage by Proguard has variable sized units that are climate controlled and protected by alarm systems. The facility is designed to protect valuable wine collections HOUSTON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Proguard Self Storage now offers a wine storage facility at its Museum District location. The units are armed with alarm systems to protect...

2014-07-15 23:14:04

VisitTemeculaValley.com shares eight of the greatest charms of Old Town Temecula in Temecula Valley Southern California Wine Country, including Temecula Olive Oil Company, Old Town wine tasting rooms, patio and porch dining, the Luiseño basket-artistry inspired fountain, Old Town Temecula specialty shopping, an EAT Marketplace picnic at Town Square Park, Old Town Temecula art galleries, and live music. Welcoming more than 2 million visitors each year, the casual, picturesque Temecula...


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
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