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Study Finds 'Very Bright' People Drink More

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You knew that second beer was a good choice
 
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Where World Wine Collectors Find Their Unicorns

Where World Wine Collectors Find Their Unicorns | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
For those who invest in a good wine collection, it's the rarity that matters most. A look at some of the rarest vintages around, some priced over $20,000 a bottle.
 
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B.C. grocery stores to sell booze next spring, but many will lose out | BC Business

B.C. grocery stores to sell booze next spring, but many will lose out | BC Business | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Big box retailers and convenience stores will not be allowed to sell alcohol
The B.C. government has announced new details for the sale of all types of liquor in grocery stores, starting in spring 2015. Grocery stores of a minimum 10,000 square feet (for reference, the Urban Fare stores in downtown Vancouver are around 20,000 square feet) that generate 75 per cent of their sales from food products will be allowed to sell beer, wine and liquor. 
 
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Parliamentary wine contest a cruel joke, says B.C. winery owner

Parliamentary wine contest a cruel joke, says B.C. winery owner | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Special rules allow MPs to buy B.C. wine unavailable to public CBC News Posted: Oct 03, 2014 8:46 AM PT Last Updated: Oct 03, 2014...
 
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Whole Foods Market's® Exclusive Partnership with Wines of British Columbia Brings Selection of Canadian Wines to Local Stores

 

 
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Where Do Wine Prices Come From?

Where Do Wine Prices Come From? | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
The forces of supply and demand affect the prices of everything, but what else goes into the cost of your glass of wine?

 

 
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Ottimo spunto di riflessione.

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Unconventional Ways to Open a Wine Bottle, for When You're Desperate

Unconventional Ways to Open a Wine Bottle, for When You're Desperate | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Ways to open a wine bottle when you don't have a corkscrew.

 

 
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Wynne, Clark announce Ontario, B.C. wine deal is near

Protectionism, LCBO have been hurdles to internal trade between provinces By: Robert Benzie Queen's Park Bureau Chief, Published on Thu Aug 28 2014 More on...
 
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The Bourbon Boom: Buy The Whiskey, Not The Stocks

The Bourbon Boom: Buy The Whiskey, Not The Stocks | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Bourbon whiskey lovers rejoice: Production of your poison of choice  has risen to levels last seen in the 1970s. For whiskey to legally meet the definition of “straight bourbon,” it must be aged a minimum of two years in new charred oak barrels, and many of the high-end, small-batch bourbons so popular [...]
 
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Muscadet Just Doesn’t Get Its Due

Muscadet Just Doesn’t Get Its Due | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
AUG. 15, 2014 Photo The new owner of Domaine de l’Écu, Frédéric Niger Van Herck, left, says, “I just want to fight against the bad...

 

 
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The wine detective: Meet the go-to expert for exposing fake vintages

The wine detective: Meet the go-to expert for exposing fake vintages | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
In his biggest case yet, Michael Egan has just helped send a master fraudster to prison for 10 years Ralph Blackburn Sunday 17 August 2014...

 

 
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Farming The Bluefin Tuna, Tiger Of The Ocean, Is Not Without A Price

Farming The Bluefin Tuna, Tiger Of The Ocean, Is Not Without A Price | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Scientists are trying to raise prized bluefin tuna completely in captivity. An experiment at a Baltimore university is the first successful attempt in North America.
 
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Are Wine Enthusiasts Destroying The Sommelier? - VinePair

Are Wine Enthusiasts Destroying The Sommelier? - VinePair | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
More people are getting certified as sommeliers than ever before, but is that good for the wine world, and do these people know the true role of the somm?
 
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Modernize LCBO, sell off smaller utilities for big savings, urges panel | Toronto Star

Modernize LCBO, sell off smaller utilities for big savings, urges panel  | Toronto Star | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Expanding, modernizing LCBO’s retail operations with big-box superstores, niche boutiques, and allowing the sale of 12-packs of beer will find savings of up to $3 billion, says TD Bank chair Ed Clark.
 
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Natural, Organic, Biodynamic: Marketing or Magic?

Natural, Organic, Biodynamic: Marketing or Magic? | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
by Emiliano De Lau... | October 1, 2014 - 10:30am ProWein 2015: Specialist Article No. 1 – October 2014 Following the wishes of most organic...
 
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A Dummy's Guide to Aging Wine

A Dummy's Guide to Aging Wine | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
By Matthew Mullet | 6 days 1 hour ago PhotoValley / Alamy This piece originally appeared on VinePair.com For me, 1995 was a simpler time...
 
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Roederer breaks new ground with Brut Nature

Roederer breaks new ground with Brut Nature | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
30th September, 2014 by Patrick Schmitt Louis Roederer launched Champagne’s inaugural non-malolactic, zero dosage vintage fizz in London last night – the brand’s first new...
 
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Ontario wine makers urge VQA to reformulate certification process

Ontario wine makers urge VQA to reformulate certification process | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Tara Perkins The Globe and Mail Published Sunday, Sep. 07 2014, 3:37 PM EDT Last updated Monday, Sep. 08 2014, 5:13 AM EDT Some wine...
 
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Premiers conclude annual meeting, plan to open borders for wine trade

Premiers conclude annual meeting, plan to open borders for wine trade | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Canada's premiers agreed to move forward on a national energy strategy Friday after years of trying to reach a consensus on the plan.
 
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Wine Council of Ontario | C.D. Howe report findings support Wine Council's model for private wine shops

Wine Council of Ontario | C.D. Howe report findings support Wine Council's model for private wine shops | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it

 

 

 
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One-quarter of B.C. liquor makers selling products at farmers' markets since June reforms

One-quarter of B.C. liquor makers selling products at farmers' markets since June reforms | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Dozens of communities throughout the province have seized upon loosened liquor laws since Victoria began allowing the sales and sampling of liquor at farmers’ markets this summer, the government reports.
 
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Canadians Want The Government to Remove Wine Barriers

Canadians Want The Government to Remove Wine Barriers | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
A new Harris Decima poll shows that Canadians want the federal government to remove the limitation on importing wine from other provinces.
 
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How Somms Get Their Stars

How Somms Get Their Stars | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Here are three common roads to becoming a wine pro.

 

 
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The Truffle Oil Shuffle

The Truffle Oil Shuffle | In The Glass Wine and Spirits News | Scoop.it
Truffles are the world's most expensive food. Truffle oil sells for around $10 a bottle. For years, both received rock star treatment in the culinary world.
 
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