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2014-02-04 16:26:27

The USO Receives Launch Donation of $100,000 NAPA, Calif., Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Great American Wine Company shipped out to wine aisles across the country this month and arrives with a spirit of commitment to American heroes. The trio of new wines, from the winemaking team at Rosenblum Cellars, launches with a generous annual contribution to military charities to support active troops and veterans. In 2014, the USO will be the primary recipient, and will receive...

2014-02-04 12:24:48

Apple features Hello Vino in App Store as "Best New App" for wine shopping, saving and sharing. SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hello Vino has released a new all-in-one wine app developed for Apple's iOS 7, combining its groundbreaking wine recommendation engine with label scanner capabilities and personal wine ratings. The new "vintage 3.7" update is currently featured on Apple's "Best New App" and "Great Free Apps" lists in the App Store. (Photo:...

2014-02-03 12:21:18

Wine and Culinary Vacation Focuses Exclusively on the Cape Wine Region and Provides Experiences with Celebrated Winemakers; 8-Day Package Priced Starting at Just $3,450* (rest. apply) FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- South African Airways Vacations® (SAA Vacations) has developed a wine and culinary-themed package designed to satisfy the most ardent oenophile. Priced starting at just $3,450* (restr. apply), the 8-day "Sommelier's Choice" air-inclusive vacation...

2014-02-01 23:02:07

Resveratrol Select is a new supplement that can help a person lose weight and improve his quality of life. With regular intake, users will see the beautiful changes in their body, as they will be evident from the inside and out. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) February 01, 2014 People who drink red wine regularly tend to be healthier than those who don’t. In a clinical study which mostly involves French and Italian respondents, it was found out that the people who drink red wine on an almost...

2014-01-31 23:31:35

McGuires Wines Direct is owned and operated by the McGuires family, popularly known as McGuires’ Hotels, the largest family owned chain of hotels in Queensland Australia. McGuires Wines Direct, is soaring to greater heights in 2014 and has a reputation for being “your one stop shop for the best selection of Australian and Imported wines delivered right to your doorstep”. Queensland, Australia (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 McGuires Wines Direct is owned and operated by the McGuires...

2014-01-30 23:34:33

Kukeri Wines is the brainchild of the winemaker Petar Kirilov, founder of VinoEnology.com, who wanted to create a label to tell the story of old Thracian tradition. (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 The first release of Kukeri Wines is 50 cases of 100% Cabernet Sauvignon, offering unique terroir of a vineyard in Mt. Veeder, Napa Valley. Mount Veeder AVA is an American Viticultural Area located in the Mayacamas Mountains overlooking the opening of the Napa Valley. Officially recognized in 1990, Mt....

2014-01-30 08:27:59

DUNDEE, N.Y., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Villa Bellangelo Winery is proud to announce the publication of the second edition of A Sense of Place: A Discovery of Finger Lakes Wine History and Villa Bellangelo Winery. A Sense of Place is a first-of-its-kind narrative history and biography for the Finger Lakes. The second expanded edition, set for release on February 1, 2014, will be available in print and e-book. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140130/PH55653-a )...

2014-01-29 23:34:46

Wine Club Members of Scott Harvey Wines are being treated to a new way of connecting with Napa Valley winemakers Jana and Scott Harvey through state-of-the-art marketing techniques. Announcing the introduction of Scott Harvey TV. Napa Valley, CA (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 Scott Harvey Wines' new state-of-the-art wine marketing techniques connect with Wine Club members through the introduction of Scott Harvey TV. The Napa Valley Winemaker may well offer the only Wine Club where the...

2014-01-29 23:23:41

Napa Valley Grapegrowers outline plans for managing Napa’s 45,200 acres of grapevines in California's current drought conditions. So far in 2014, there has been no rain. Napa, CA (PRWEB) January 29, 2014 In a Tuesday press conference,Napa Valley Grapegrowers outlined plans for managing Napa’s 45,200 acres of grapevines in current drought conditions. During 2013, Napa Valley measured four to eight inches of rain, the driest year on record; so far in 2014, there has been no rain....

2014-01-29 08:20:21

Next-Day Regional Carrier Highlights DTT & DTC Wine Shipping Programs SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Unified Wine & Grape Symposium, Booth #1835 -- Golden State Overnight (GSO) will highlight its "GSO Select Wine Service" delivery programs, including its direct-to-trade (DTT) and direct-to-consumer (DTC) services - both of which provide overnight wine shipping throughout California, Nevada and Arizona. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120917/LA74803LOGO)...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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