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The Grape Wall of China is a documentary about the Chinese wine industry. I filmed, directed and edited the film in the summer of 2010 for CCTV News, China's...
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Today, Washington State’s wine industry is home to over 750 wineries and more than 40,000 acres of vines.
So, what was it that drove Gordon Estate and wineries like them to plant vines in Washington’s largely unchartered territory? And, why has its wine industry exploded at such as rapid rate over the last 30 years?
VICTORIA – The B.C. government has outlined a unique, two-part model for liquor sales in grocery stores that will ensure convenience and choice for consumers, promote B.C. products and create jobs.
The study, which was commissioned by Ornellaia and compiled in tandem with Liv-ex trading platform and Sotheby’s auction house, noted that average quotes for the brand have doubled in value between 2007 and today.
With the report noting that Italy’s value share of the fine wine market has grown from 1% in 2007 to over 6% by December 2013, Liv-ex picked out Ornellaia as “one of the world’s top-flight wines, whose investment returns exhibit the most consistent growth over time.”
Week in ReligionResidents of tiny Vatican City consume more wine than any other country in the world.According to statistics released by California’s Wine Institute, residents drink 74 liters of wine per person a year, which is double the per-capita consumption of Italy as a whole. A standard bottle of wine is .75 liters.That’s double the amount of wine that’s consumed in France or Italy and triple the amount drunk in the United Kingdom.Some of that wine consumption is related to religious
The humble hashtag started as an informal work-around among early Twitter users. But since the platform made hashtags clickable in 2009, the little symbol has evolved into far more than a labeling ...
Chad Stock tends to Gruner Veltliner in an amphora made by clay artist Andrew Beckham. San Rafael, Calif.—Winemakers at several different wineries are reporting they’re impressed with early results from fermenting and storing wine in clay vessels.
Burgundy Bubbles Over Fizzy Reds. Fizzy red Burgundy has become a living nightmare for Bill Nanson. Read wine news & features.
This report integrates independent monitoring data with the vineyard managers’ experiences and observations. It paints a full picture of the vineyards’ journey into organic production, focusing on the results and experiences of their second year of the organic transition period. From pest and disease levels and yields, to operating costs and management decisions, it’s all here.
See also Alder on the US bulk wine market. In the last few years there has been a huge structural change in how wine is delivered to those who drink it. The UK, for example, is the most important market for one of the world's most enthusiastic wine exporters, Australia. In 2008 fewer
Atout France publie une infographie reprenant les principaux chiffres clés de l’oenotourisme en France. Après les français, 1ers adeptes des séjours dans nos vignobles, ce sont les britanniques et les belges qui font régulièrement le choix de cette destination afin de découvrir les vins et le vignoble français.
Walter's tasting notes on the Amarone 2010s are now published.This year's presentation of the new Amarone 2010 vintage, tasting notes on which will follow tomorrow, was all about economics. Before we, the assembled international press, were allowed to taste one drop of wine, we were ushered into a
Vista da Roma, la Langa del Barolo sembra un’entità mitica frutto di un sogno, un capitolo del «Libro degli esseri immaginari» di Jorge Luis Borges (con Margarita Guerrero, Adelphi). A tirare in ballo Borges è Armando Castagno, 45 anni, divulgatore della cultura del vino. L’occasione è il...
Burgundy vineyards could soon be protected from devastating hail storms by technology that supporters say can control weather patterns in the skies above.
There may be many reasons behind ineffective content efforts, but there is one big mistake that many organizations make that stands in the way of success. Find out why successful content marketing ...
Freezing temperatures across Ontario have damaged vines in the Canadian province's vineyards, with some producers reporting bud loss of around 90%.
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