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A Fun Way to Discover Wine Aromas With Items Already in Your Kitchen

A Fun Way to Discover Wine Aromas With Items Already in Your Kitchen | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
When tasting in the past, everyone's nose seemed better than mine, like they had an inside secret I would never know. I felt like I had some kind of impairment that would never be cured.
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First Meeting with Hermitage Vignerons and representatives of the engineering company ITAS TIM

First Meeting with Hermitage Vignerons and representatives of the engineering company ITAS TIM | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

Hermitage vignerons together with Michel Chapoutier – the president of Hermitage vignerons – and the mayor of Tain l’Hermitage, met representatives of the French engineering company ITAS TIM on July 24th. That first meeting was an important opportunity to find adapted solutions after the announcement of plans to erect an 18-metre (54-foot) TV mast on the world-famous hill of Hermitage.

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Bit of Truth in Rolf Binder of Barossa

Bit of Truth in Rolf Binder of Barossa | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

From all accounts, the Rolf Binder is a Barossa Valley boutique winery with an iconic status, despite being in existence only since 2005. But the older associated family winery Veritas has had a history of 50 years of wine-making.

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Champagne sales overtaken by sparkling wine for first time

Champagne sales overtaken by sparkling wine for first time | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Sales of sparkling wine will overtake those of Champagne for the first time ever this year, as Britons trade down from expensive bubbly to cheaper Cava and Prosecco.
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Pinot Noir on its way to superstar status

Pinot Noir on its way to superstar status | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

If you asked me my favorite wine, I couldn't tell you. I value variety too much. If you put a gun to my head, I might stammer out the words "pinot noir."

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Are 'Concrete Eggs' The Future Of Winemaking?

Are 'Concrete Eggs' The Future Of Winemaking? | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

When we think of wine, we imagine underground cellars of the stuff aging in wooden barrels. But that could change thanks to the growing popularity of "concrete eggs." The Drinks Business tells us that leading Chilean organic and biodynamic producer Emiliana is one of the latest outfits to begin using the egg-shaped concrete vats.

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Weingut Franz Hirtzberger, Wachau, Austria: Current Releases

Weingut Franz Hirtzberger, Wachau, Austria: Current Releases | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

Standing at the edge of the Danube on a cold spring day, gazing at darkening clouds above the picturesque church of Spitz that is set against a natural bowl of steep terraced hillsides lined with vines...

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The Jurassic toast

The Jurassic toast | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

From the end of this week until the end of August, Britain’s wine lovers can take advantage of a new route to some of France’s best vineyards. Danube Wings will fly twice-weekly between the airstrip it cheekily calls “Cambridge (London)” and Dole in Franche-Comté, eastern France.

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Wine: why is rosé so sweet these days?

Wine: why is rosé so sweet these days? | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Fruity is fine, but who wants their rosé to be sickly, asks Fiona Beckett...
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Picpoul, a Summer Wine

Picpoul, a Summer Wine | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
The weather here has gone from 100 degrees two days ago to The Cat huddling on the stove today. But I'm going to go ahead and write about my favorite summer wine anyway. Who couldn't use a big glassful on such a grim news day?
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Greece's white wines rival Italy, Spain

Greece's white wines rival Italy, Spain | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Greece has been on a charm campaign here in the United States, and considering its deep economic woes, you can imagine why.
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Proust Questionnaire : Chapoutier, Van Rensburg, Atkin...

Proust Questionnaire : Chapoutier, Van Rensburg, Atkin... | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

The award-winning wine writer speaks of his voracious appetite for literature, love of big cities, and dream of drinking Chambertin with Henri Cartier-Bresson...

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Terroir: What does it mean?

Terroir: What does it mean? | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Terroir is one of the most commonly used and least understood words in the vocabulary of wine. And that’s unfortunate because it is universally considered by wine professionals, collectors and authors alike as the most important force in making distinct wines that speak of their place of origin.
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Vintners Pressed by Aussie’s Rise

Vintners Pressed by Aussie’s Rise | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Australia’s wine industry is turning sour as the strong local currency and a glut of grapes have driven export profits to a decade-low.
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Tesco to sell Lafite

Tesco to sell Lafite | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

Tesco is to start selling Château Lafite and other classed growth Bordeaux as part of a new fine wine offer both in store and online.

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Bibendum appoints Waitrose wine buyer

Bibendum appoints Waitrose wine buyer | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

Andrew will oversee wine ranging, supplier relationships and new product development at the London-based supplier having spent five years as a wine buyer at UK supermarket chain Waitrose.

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Timothy Persson named CEO at Hess Collection winery company, President Gary Bulger 'departs'

Timothy Persson named CEO at Hess Collection winery company, President Gary Bulger 'departs' | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
The Hess Collection, a Napa-based winery that is part of Hess Family Estates, said Monday that Timothy Persson is now chief executive officer, following the departure of President Gary Bulger.
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Hospice du Rhone, a major Three-day event in Paso Robles, to be discontinued

Hospice du Rhone, a major Three-day event in Paso Robles, to be discontinued | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
In May, John Alban and Vicki Carroll, directors of Hospice du Rhone, the world's pre-eminent celebration of Rhone varietal wines, issued a news release. It began with gratitude for supporters of the three-day event, held annually in Paso Robles, followed by a brief catalog of memories, achievements and milestones.
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Naked Wines, the online vintner whose customers choose which winemakers they invest in, has set up in Australia and America

Naked Wines, the online vintner whose customers choose which winemakers they invest in, has set up in Australia and America | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
The Norwich firm, begun in 2008 by entrepreneur Rowan Gormley (pictured), differs from many larger wine suppliers. Rather than buying in bulk from major vineyards, it puts money into independent winegrowers.
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Baja California: Mexico's Up-And-Coming Wine Destination

Baja California: Mexico's Up-And-Coming Wine Destination | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
While many people know Mexico for its amazing tequila, a little known secret is the country also has a thriving wine destination: Baja California, or...
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Vintage of the Popes, Priced for the Pauper

Vintage of the Popes, Priced for the Pauper | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Most Châteauneuf-du-Pape estates also make more modest wines. While some of them are ordinary, others can be very fine, not that far off the quality of a Châteauneuf-du-Pape - but at a fraction of the price.
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Red Burgundy and New World present different impressions of pinot noir

Red Burgundy and New World present different impressions of pinot noir | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Jay Youmans, Master of Wine, delivered a spectacular webinar last week as part of the French Wine Society's Burgundy Master-Level Certificate program.
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Finally taste what Sine Qua Non wine is all about

Finally taste what Sine Qua Non wine is all about | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
The wines of Sine Qua Non are cultish even for wine geeks. To get a shot at sampling them, you almost have to know someone who knew Manfred Krankl back when he first started making them -- that would be 1994, when he was still sommellier at Campanile.
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In Barcelona, a Wine Scene for the Ages

In Barcelona, a Wine Scene for the Ages | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
This seaside Spanish/Catalan city is a great wine destination, with attractively priced wine lists, ambitious wine shops and one of the best wine bars in the world.
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New claim to throne of the best wine value

New claim to throne of the best wine value | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
A little more than a year ago, I wrote about a phenomenal wine from Cotes du Ventoux called Chateau Pesquie Terrasses. It’s a red wine, a blend of grenache and syrah. Its 2009 vintage was one of the best values I had the pleasure of tasting in years.
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