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Why Champagne Makers Are Like Golfers - France Fine Wines - Find the best french wines

Why Champagne Makers Are Like Golfers - France Fine Wines - Find the best french wines | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Despite rising sales in 2014 champagne makers face another potential problem in the form of the large amounts of reserve wines
 
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What wine pairs best with Chinese food? It's a tricky question, even for seasoned sommeliers

What wine pairs best with Chinese food? It's a tricky question, even for seasoned sommeliers | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
The truth is, typical Chinese takeout, with its bold flavours of ginger, chili and soy sauce, is enough to stump even the savviest sommelier
 
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Sugar, Salt And Subtle Tannins: Pairing Wine And Junk Food

Sugar, Salt And Subtle Tannins: Pairing Wine And Junk Food | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
[NPR] Wine pairings aren't just for fancy dinners. Tootsie rolls and a rich port, french fries and Riesling: wine experts from across the country offer advice on pairing wine with unpretentious snacks.

 

 
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Let AutoCAD Show You How To Mix More Than 70 Classic Cocktails

Let AutoCAD Show You How To Mix More Than 70 Classic Cocktails | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Drink like an engineer with these technical schematics of whiskey and non-whiskey based cocktails. When engineers meet after work for drinks, they design their cocktails...
 
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SAFT ON WEALTH-Drink, don't hold, fine wine

SAFT ON WEALTH-Drink, don't hold, fine wine | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Dec 31 (Reuters) - If you have a bottle of fine wine you areholding as an investment, you probably ought to open it tonight.That's because, though wine has, at least on some measures,outperformed many
 
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Is a Great Wine Palate God Given, Learned or Bought?

Is a Great Wine Palate God Given, Learned or Bought? | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
WHEN ONE WINE lover wants to compliment another, the words “great palate” are often bestowed. An oenophile with such a palate is perceptive, discerning and often possessed of an extensive if not expensive wine cellar—or so it…
 
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One Man's Fight to Free Up Canada's Beer and Liquor Laws

One Man's Fight to Free Up Canada's Beer and Liquor Laws | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Beer, wine and liquor consumers, mark your calendars: May 12, 2015 is when new purchasing options may start opening up for you....
 
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Smyth: A few more crazy B.C. booze laws bite the dust

Smyth: A few more crazy B.C. booze laws bite the dust | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
If you want to know how ridiculous B.C. booze laws can get, consider this insane rule from the not-to-distant past: There used to be a regulation that said a golf course couldn’t have a liquor licence unless it met a particularly strict condition: It had to have at least three professionally verified par-four holes.
 
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B.C. government cuts red tape on licensed events

B.C. government cuts red tape on licensed events | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Ski hills and golf courses will more easily and cheaply be able to expand licensed areas
 
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Premox: has the crisis moved to red wine?

Premox: has the crisis moved to red wine? | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Are the premature oxidation woes that beset white Burgundies from the mid-1990s now threatening red wines? A study now casts doubt on the longevity of super-ripe, oaky, low-acid reds. Jane Anson reports
 
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The best wine this side of Burgundy comes from . . . Canada? | The Japan Times

The best wine this side of Burgundy comes from . . . Canada? | The Japan Times | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Jamie Paquin is a man who likes a challenge. Three years ago, the 42-year-old Ontario native opened Heavenly Vines, the world's very first all-Canadian win
 
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Fifty Shades of Grey Wine, Reviewed

Fifty Shades of Grey Wine, Reviewed | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
The city’s top sommeliers share their feelings on “White Silk” and “Red Satin,” the official Fifty Shades of Grey–branded wine.
 
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B.C.'s Higher Markups Worry U.S. Exporters

B.C.'s Higher Markups Worry U.S. Exporters | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
 
Many of the liquor policy reforms announced in 2014 by British Columbia attorney general Suzanne Anton and parliamentary secretary for liquor policy reform John Yap (above) will become effective April 1.

Seattle, Wash.—Good fences make good neighbors, goes the old saying, but regulations governing the British Columbia wine trade make for barbed wire when it comes to wines from Washington state.
 
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Foreign-owned Beer Store says it will open up ownership to all Ontario-based brewers

Foreign-owned Beer Store says it will open up ownership to all Ontario-based brewers | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
The foreign-owned Beer Store consortium says it is opening up ownership to all Ontario-based brewers.
 
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Why the Euro at nine-year low won't hit wine shelves soon - Dr Vino's wine blog

Why the Euro at nine-year low won't hit wine shelves soon - Dr Vino's wine blog | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
The euro is at a multi-year low against the dollar. Will price declines for european wines hit the wine shelves? Don't hold your breath.
 
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A taste for scandal in Italy's Tuscany wine region

A taste for scandal in Italy's Tuscany wine region | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Tuscany, home to many of Italy's best-known wines, may be in danger of tarnishing its reputation with a series of wine-related scandals.
 
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Who are Canada's biggest drinkers?

Who are Canada's biggest drinkers? | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Late December is a busy time for alcohol retailers as people bring in the new year with plenty of booze. And no place celebrates as large as La Belle Province — according to Statistics Canada, we're the biggest consumers of alcohol by volume.
 
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Pinot Noir Is Wine’s Polar Bear

Pinot Noir Is Wine’s Polar Bear | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
The opportunities and challenges that climate change presents to vintners. By Carrie Miller
 
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Time in a Bottle: Can Napa Valley Cabernet Age?

Time in a Bottle: Can Napa Valley Cabernet Age? | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Lettie Teague goes on a California quest to discover whether (relatively) young producers can produce Cabernet Sauvignon that grows old gracefully.
 
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Italy's winemakers plan to defy EU label law - The Local

Italy's winemakers plan to defy EU label law - The Local | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Italian winemakers are planning to defy a new European law demanding they exclude their wine’s particular geographic origins from the label, arguing that the move will heavily impact businesses already struggling to survive.
 
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For B.C. vineyards, knowing how to sell is half the battle

For B.C. vineyards, knowing how to sell is half the battle | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it

#With the explosion in the number of vineyards, marketing has become increasingly difficult.

 
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