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Wines of The Times

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Lambrusco, oversold in the 1970s and ’80s, has felt its share of disdain. But this dry, bubbly, refreshing red is a perfect warm-weather wine.
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The Allocation Conundrum: More Buyers Asking for Less Wine

The world of wine allocations has gone through a lot of changes recently. Here's why some of the best bottles won't be on the list.
 
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How to Recklessly Saber a Champagne Bottle With Your iPhone

...and then cry over the pieces of your shattered screen.
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Is Instagramming Your Wine Pics Driving Others to Drink?

Is Instagramming Your Wine Pics Driving Others to Drink? | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
. It's Friday night.

You kick off your shoes, switch into sweatpants and pop your feet up on the coffee table for a night of TV and movies. And, of...
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How Champagne changed the global economy

How Champagne changed the global economy | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
In this excerpt from his book, Money, Taste & Wine—It’s Complicated!, Mike Veseth shows how vigilant vintners created the law of the land.

 

 
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Canada’s Okanagan Valley: The best wine region you’ve never heard of

Canada’s Okanagan Valley: The best wine region you’ve never heard of | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Americans have never heard of this wine growing region.
 
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The Power Of A Good Wine Label: It Sells More Wine - ForbesLife

The Power Of A Good Wine Label: It Sells More Wine - ForbesLife | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
It’s a simple truth: most of us purchase wine based on our instant reaction to the wine label. “The wine label really only has about 1.5 seconds to make an impact,” notes John Lawlor, co-founder of Real Picture Research, a visual engagement research company. Lawlor and fellow co-founder, Don White, spend [...]

 

 
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Brazil Is Crushing Wine And Tech

Brazil Is Crushing Wine And Tech | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
In the past 20 months, the number of Vivino users in Brazil has increased by an astounding 730%.
 
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Is it time to check out the Alsace alternative?

Is it time to check out the Alsace alternative? | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Aromatic, crisp, fruity and stylish, are all descriptions that can be applied to wines made from Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay and also to those from Alsace. This is a rather forgotten region that is the source of lovely wines in the north east of France and often thought of as only the home of Gewurztraminers.
 
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Cashmere_Apron's curator insight, July 8, 10:10 AM

Let's not neglect the Alsace!

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Terroir: how fungi, yeasts and bacteria affect the taste of your wine

Terroir: how fungi, yeasts and bacteria affect the taste of your wine | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
I have two bottles of wine in front of me. Both are chardonnay from the Yarra Valley 2013 vintage, and made in exactly the same way in the same winery, Oakridge. But they don’t taste the same. One is subtle and subdued; the other is fragrant and tangy.
 
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David Swaddle's curator insight, July 5, 9:32 PM

A nice article considering what really makes terroir. Made all the more poignant to me as I just got back from Yarra last night.

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Nova Scotia wine industry says import changes will help in future

Nova Scotia wine industry says import changes will help in future | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Members of Nova Scotia's wine industry say changes to the province's wine import laws won't make a huge difference in sales now, but they could help get more exposure for Canadian wines in the future.
 
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Think you know Pinot Grigio? - Decanter

Think you know Pinot Grigio? - Decanter | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Drink again. As Stephen Brook found on a recent trip to Friuli, there is a nucleus of winemakers crafting Pinot Grigios on the slopes of Friuli with more poise and persistence than its bland alter-ego ever had
 
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For B.C. grape growers, it’s the summer of Noir

For B.C. grape growers, it’s the summer of Noir | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Okanagan vintners make Pinot Noir among top three most planted grapes in B.C.
 
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Why Sushi Restaurants Are Paying More Attention to Wine

Wine editor Levi Dalton talks to sommeliers from New York and Austin about the trend of sushi restaurants bulking up their wine lists.
 
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B.C. wineries feel the heat

B.C. wineries feel the heat | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Early harvest after hot, dry months is sweet for some growers, sour for others
 
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B.C., Saskatchewan allow booze to flow in new wine and spirits deal

B.C., Saskatchewan allow booze to flow in new wine and spirits deal | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
If you're in Saskatchewan you'll be able to order British Columbia wines online — and in B.C., Saskatchewan's dill pickle vodka will be for sale.

 

 
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Craft sake is latest trend brewing in U.S.

Craft sake is latest trend brewing in U.S. | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Japanese sake aficionados are hoping to transform the so-called "rice wine" into the next artisan alcohol-of-the-moment in the U.S.
 
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PUNCH | Beyond Carbonic: A New Era for Beaujolais

PUNCH | Beyond Carbonic: A New Era for Beaujolais | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
The general manager of the movie theater where I worked as a teenager loved XTC, particularly the album Skylarking. A year of sweeping up popcorn and teari

 

 
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Release of the Ladybugs - A Form of Integrated Pest Management

Release of the Ladybugs - A Form of Integrated Pest Management | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
We released over 210,000 ladybugs onto select vines on our Purisima Mountain Vineyard. Find out why here.
 
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Craft Sake Is the Latest Trend That's Brewing in US

Craft Sake Is the Latest Trend That's Brewing in US | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
First came boutique wineries. Then microbreweries and craft distilleries. Now Japanese sake aficionados are hoping to transform the so-called

 

 
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B.C. wine industry at a tipping point

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This summer will undoubtedly go down in history as one of the most thrilling times in B.C. wine.
 
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Anthony Gismondi: Modernization needed now

Anthony Gismondi: Modernization needed now | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Canadian industry must lead pack on production, regulation change.
 
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How Tesla's Commercial Batteries Have Changed The Future...For Winemakers?

How Tesla's Commercial Batteries Have Changed The Future...For Winemakers? | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Tesla won't deliver batteries until late this summer, but Jackson Family Wines is already using them to slash its peak-demand energy use.
 
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