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2014-05-01 08:41:50

Hot Tech Topics to include Innovation, Breakthrough Marketing, Keg Supply Chain Evolution, Data Security Breach, Internet Impact NAPA, Calif., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wine Industry Technology Symposium (WITS) in collaboration with Beer Industry Technology Symposium (BITS) has announced the Keynote Speakers for the 10th annual event set for June 30 - July 1, 2014 in Napa, California. An action packed series of keynotes will cover a wide range of topics affecting the wine and craft...

2014-04-30 23:01:10

Thirty-seven wines from eight wineries along the Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail earn top medals at renowned competition. Leelanau Peninsula, MI (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Since 1985, the Pacific Rim Wine Competition has been setting the standards of judging fine wine. A two-day event, Pacific Rim brings 30 wine professionals together to conduct blind evaluations on 2,000 wines from around the world. This year’s event was held on April 23 and 24 in San Bernadino, California. Eight wineries...

2014-04-29 20:22:53

LONDON, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Fortified Wine Market in West Europe to 2019: Market Guidehttp://www.reportbuyer.com/food_drink/alcoholic_drinks/wine/fortified_wine_market_west_europe_2017_market_guide_1.html SynopsisCanadean's, "Fortified Wine Market in West Europe to 2019: Market Guide" provides a snapshot of the Fortified Wine consumption in West Europe. The quantitative data in the report provides historic and forecast...

2014-04-29 16:27:04

The Revolutionary Single-Serve Wine Continues Down the Path of Innovation with a Stylish New Design LOS ANGELES, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stack Wine, the world's first and only bottle of wine that's pre-portioned into four ready-to-drink stemless wine glasses, launches an innovative new package design (www.drinkstack.com). Driven by consumer research, the new packaging introduces an entirely see-through outer sleeve to help consumers immediately recognize that each bottle of...

2014-04-24 23:17:18

From Warehouse Winery to White House Wine, Adam and Dianna Lee’s Cult Pinot Noir Label Has Gained an Impressive Following While Staying True to its Roots Santa Rosa, CA (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Twenty years ago this month, Texas-transplants, and self-taught winemakers Adam and Dianna Lee launched Siduri Wines with the purchase of their first Pinot Noir grapes from the Rose Vineyard in Anderson Valley. They made just one wine that first year, 107 cases of the 1994 Rose Vineyard Pinot Noir...

2014-04-18 12:20:48

PORTLAND, Ore., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In honor of Oregon Wine Month, the Oregon Wine Board, Travel Oregon and Alaska Airlines have partnered to bring back the Oregon Wines Fly Free program. Beginning May 1, visitors traveling from Oregon on an Alaska Airlines flight can check a case of Oregon wine for free. Oregon is the first state to partner with the airline on a statewide wines fly free program. More than 250 Oregon wineries joined the program in 2013. Oregon Wines Fly...

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...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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