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Wine Terrorists

Wine Terrorists | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it

No one really likes to talk about it. But wineries are afraid. Lives and reputations are at stake. Am I speaking about Antonio Galloni taking over from Robert Parker? No. No one cares about that. The Pope dies...


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Earth Day 2012 | The Life of Vines

Earth Day 2012 | The Life of Vines | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it
Sustainable, organic, biodynamic ... what does it all mean? Thanks to wine.com for sending along this infographic in honor of Earth Day!
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13 Flavoring of Wine with Oak Chips | Wine Satori

13 Flavoring of Wine with Oak Chips | Wine Satori | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it
During aging certain things are done to wine in order to promote its flavor.
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Carmen Wines Earns the Accredited Sustainable Wine of Chile Certification - San Francisco Chronicle (press release)

Carmen Wines Earns the Accredited Sustainable Wine of Chile Certification - San Francisco Chronicle (press release) | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it
Carmen Wines Earns the Accredited Sustainable Wine of Chile CertificationSan Francisco Chronicle (press release)Landmarks in its history include the rediscovery of the Carmenère grape - once presumed extinct - variety in its vineyards.
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Red Wine and Coke - The Perfect Beach Drink Calimocho

Red Wine and Coke - The Perfect Beach Drink Calimocho | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it
Probably the easiest concoction you'll ever make (There's a small handful of people I wouldn't laugh at had they told me this is a good idea.)...
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The "Sideways" Play is Here!

The "Sideways" Play is Here! | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it
I regard the theatre as the greatest of all art forms, the most immediate way in which a human being can share with another the sense of what it is to be a human being.
— Oscar Wilde
It has been a...
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Fermentation: The Daily Wine Blog: If It's Not Natural Wine, It's Fake Wine

Fermentation: The Daily Wine Blog: If It's Not Natural Wine, It's Fake Wine | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it
At the risk of beating on a horse that is live and well, I'm compelled to remake a few points about the Natural Wine Movement that very much need to be driven home. The movement, which some will say does...
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Drew Barrymore Joins the Wine Business

Drew Barrymore Joins the Wine Business | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it
But the neatest bit about the wine could be that that the label, a swirly capital B, was designed by Shepard Fairey, the same artist behind the Obama Hope posters in 2008. It is set to launch later this year in California at an ...
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How To Make Wine From Grape Juice | Maxim Lift

In other words, choose a wine which is mostly produced from a single sort of grape, i.e. a Shiraz, Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, and so forth. Attempt to avoid blended reds to start with, even though they can be rather ...
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Putting Austrian Wines Back on the Map - Wall Street Journal

Putting Austrian Wines Back on the Map - Wall Street Journal | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it
Wall Street JournalPutting Austrian Wines Back on the MapWall Street JournalSo instead of picking the shriveled botrytised crop of grapes in ice-cold conditions, he waited to make Trockenbeerenauslese, a style of wine known for its rich, golden...
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New moth invades Italy vineyards

New moth invades Italy vineyards | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it
A moth with a taste for Chardonnay leaves, which has infested vineyards across northern Italy, is a new species of leafminer, scientists say.
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Top 10 Syrah Producers

Top 10 Syrah Producers | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it
And how they put their best work into each bottle. Syrah has a problem. Actually, it’s a crisis- an identity crisis. While producing world class Syrah (Shiraz), they have failed to capture the imagi...

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2011 L'Eglise Clinet, Powerful, Lush, Rich, Pomerol Wine

2011 L'Eglise Clinet, Powerful, Lush, Rich, Pomerol Wine | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it
2011 L’Eglise Clinet Wine Tasting notes, reviews, ratings, interview with Denis Durantou, technical information and images...

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IPhone Self-Guided Wine Tasting Walking Tour - Recreation - - Old Town Temecula

IPhone Self-Guided Wine Tasting Walking Tour - Recreation - - Old Town Temecula | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it

iPhone Old Town Wine Tasting Walking Tour (iPhone Screen Shots Below)...// clever idea.....;)

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Issues with Bottles and Corks Used for Winemaking | Wine Creator

Issues with Bottles and Corks Used for Winemaking | Wine Creator | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it
Wine bottles and wine corks are essential aspects in the storage of wine. This article addresses the important issues about wine bottles, corks and the entire winemaking process.
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A Guide to Wine Faults – Brettanomyces | Blog Your Wine

Brettanomyces Brettanomyces (or Brett if you want to sound like you know what you’re talking about) is a yeast that is found on grape skins, in barrels (A Guide to Wine Faults – Brettanomyces http://t.co/MjrLFR9J...
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Fermentation: The Daily Wine Blog: Calculating Social Media ROI for Wine

Fermentation: The Daily Wine Blog: Calculating Social Media ROI for Wine | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it
Wineries are more and more considering the extent to which they ought to really embrace "Social Media" and incorporate its use into their daily sales and marketing. I know this because no week goes by without running into a question...
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It’s not often that we think of Romania producing...

It’s not often that we think of Romania producing... | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it
It’s not often that we think of Romania producing wine, but I’m here to tell you that not only do they produce some, they happen make some fairly decent ones. I’m hoping that this 2009 Solo Quinta...
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As climate heats up, grapes ripen sooner - Futurity: Research News

As climate heats up, grapes ripen sooner - Futurity: Research News | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it
The AgeAs climate heats up, grapes ripen soonerFuturity: Research NewsHuman-induced climate change is a driver of the change in grape ripening, given that previous studies have linked Australian temperature, and possibly rainfall, to increasing...
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Over the years, wine consumption has become more and more popular. With more and more money going into wine both as an investment and for later consumption, the history of the wine will always be in question.
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Top Sommeliers' Tips On Wine To Buy Now - Forbes

Top Sommeliers' Tips On Wine To Buy Now - Forbes | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it
ForbesTop Sommeliers' Tips On Wine To Buy NowForbesWhether it's obscure grape varietals or classic domaines that excite you, even the best-curated wine cellar can use fresh ideas.
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Wine: Don't ignore carignan, aligoté - Montreal Gazette

Wine: Don't ignore carignan, aligoté - Montreal Gazette | 'Winebanter' | Scoop.it

Wine: Don't ignore carignan, aligotéMontreal GazetteRemember that it is up to us as consumers to help protect the rich fabric created by the diversity in grape varieties. And how do we do that? By buying and trying. // A good read about misunderstood grapes !

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