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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...

2014-04-10 23:30:41

VisitTemeculaValley.com announces 11 Southern California Wine Country Down-to-Earth Indulgences including A Grape Escape balloon adventure, Baily Estate private wine tasting, Spa Pechanga Bamboo Massage, Vineyard Rose Chef’s Table, golfing Journey at Pechanga, Leoness Cellars wine tasting, Temecula Olive Oil tasting, Thornton Winery Champagne Jazz gourmet supper, Umi Sushi and Oyster Bar, Vail Ranch Steakhouse, and GrapeSeed Spa’s Vino Vinyasa. Welcoming more than 2 million visitors...

2014-04-09 16:24:27

Will Sign Bottles of Vegan Vine Wines WAYNE, Pa., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- John Salley, the first NBA player to win four championships with three different teams and co-host of a popular television sports show, will sign bottles of Vegan Vine Wines from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday, April 11, at Fine Wine & Good Spirits Premium Collection Store, 821 West Lancaster Ave., Suite 310, Wayne, 19087. Since adopting a vegan lifestyle, Salley has been an advocate for...

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...

2014-04-02 12:33:27

WASHINGTON, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- (NU) - Every time you buy a bottle of wine sealed with a natural cork stopper, you're helping to sustain one of the world's most biodiverse forests and protect an extraordinary ecosystem. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140402/PH96466) While it might seem counterintuitive, the best way to ensure that there is no shortage of cork is to use more cork. That is because the greater the demand for cork, the greater the economic...

2014-04-02 08:24:48

SAN FRANCISCO, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wine Institute has released a new book,Down to Earth: A Seasonal Tour of Sustainable Winegrowing in California, a consumer-friendly guide to environmentally and socially responsible practices that shows how sustainability influences California vintners and growers throughout the year as they grow and make wines. The book was written by Janet Fletcher and photographed by George Rose, both award-winning journalists....

2014-03-31 16:23:24

HEALDSBURG, Calif., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Truett-Hurst Inc. (NASDAQ: THST), an innovative and fast growing super-premium, ultra-premium and luxury wine sales, marketing and production company based in the acclaimed Dry Creek and Russian River Valleys of Sonoma County, California, has once again seen its innovations recognized by the top press. In a feature highlighted on the front cover, Packaging World recognizes the significance and innovative paper wine bottle -...

2014-03-30 23:00:10

New Small Plates Event Hosted by the Leelanau Peninsula Vintners Association Offers Culinary Experience of Regional Wine and Gourmet Fare Leelanau Peninsula, Michigan (PRWEB) March 30, 2014 The Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail reintroduces Small Plates, a once-wildly popular series of upscale wine and food pairings along the trail. This event is being hosted twice this spring on Friday, April 25 and Friday, May 30. Participants enjoy a full glass of wine paired with a well-presented and...

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....

2014-03-24 23:26:03

Markets Research Reports.biz added deep and professinal market research reports on "China Grape Wine Manufacturing Industry, 2014" Market Analysis and Overview. Visit: http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis-details/china-grape-wine-manufacturing-industry-2014. Albany, NY (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 China Grape Wine Manufacturing Industry, 2014 China grape wine manufacturing industry, 2014 is valuable for anyone who wants to invest in the grape wine manufacturing industry to...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
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