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Château Hemp? A French winery made of hemp bricks is no joke

Château Hemp? A French winery made of hemp bricks is no joke | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
When he started planning a new winery for Château Maris in southern France's Languedoc region, Robert Eden looked at natural options such as stone, rammed earth and even straw.
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Winemakers blend tradition and technology

Winemakers blend tradition and technology | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Winemakers embrace tech with live video chats where they discuss the nuances of their latest vintages. QR codes on wine bottles also provide food pairing ideas.
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Wines from Ferran Adrià's El Bulli to be sold at auction

Wines from Ferran Adrià's El Bulli to be sold at auction | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Vega Sicilia "Unico" from 1987 to 1996, 415 bottles of Chateau de Beaucastel, as well as full cases of bottles and magnums of Chateau Latour 2005 and three bottles of Domaine de la Romanee Conti, Romanee Conti 1990, which have a pre-sale estimate up to $47,500 (£29,670).
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Chinese industrialist buys top Bordeaux wine estate in landmark deal

Chinese industrialist buys top Bordeaux wine estate in landmark deal | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Chinese industrialist buys top wine estate in landmark deal - A Chinese industrialist has completed the landmark purchase of Chateau Bellefont-Belcier, a leading estate in France's...
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Wine: Taking it Slovenian

Wine: Taking it Slovenian | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Slovenia may be the only country with love in its name, but when my boyfriend and I found ourselves in a hostelry washing down a piece of old mare with a tough dried out red to the...
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The Wine Investment Association: New body to protect fine wines investors

The Wine Investment Association: New body to protect fine wines investors | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Yet again the reputation of the wine investment industry was brought into question this week as Vinance, the company responsible for more than £50m of wine assets for thousands of investors went into administration.
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‘Wine Loans’ Squeeze Liquidity from Your Cellar

‘Wine Loans’ Squeeze Liquidity from Your Cellar | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
The boom in better wines has led one broker to a thriving business that amounts to a wine pawn shop.
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Michel Chapoutier: "The mistake of Bordeaux...When you see a region giving huge allocations to a new market, you are seeing the passion for money, not the wine."

Michel Chapoutier: "The mistake of Bordeaux...When you see a region giving huge allocations to a new market, you are seeing the passion for money, not the wine." | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Rhône winemaker and negociant Michel Chapoutier on his expansion to the Alsace with Domaine Schieferkopf, his views on wine and the effects of global warming.
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Sometimes You Need a Hired Gun

Sometimes You Need a Hired Gun | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Is it possible to make 62 different wines, from different vineyards, and have each one taste not just outstanding but also distinctive?
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Treasury Wine Leasing Napa Vineyards to Meet Premium Demand Jump

Treasury Wine Leasing Napa Vineyards to Meet Premium Demand Jump | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Treasury Wine Estates Ltd., the world’s second-biggest listed wine producer, is renting vineyards in California’s Napa and Australia’s Barossa valleys to get hold of grapes amid surging demand for high-end vintages.
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A Wine Lover's Guide to Herbs

A Wine Lover's Guide to Herbs | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
From rustic to bright, fresh herbs add pops of flavor and perfume to home cooking—and present exciting wine-pairing opportunities.
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Seven ways to open wine bottle without corkscrew

Seven ways to open wine bottle without corkscrew | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
(CBS News) Have you ever been out at a party or taking it easy at home and you want to pop open a bottle of wine, but can't find a corkscrew anywhere?
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Year-round rose wines from Provence

Year-round rose wines from Provence | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

As the weather turns cooler, my wine thoughts usually turn to darker shades of red. But that is not necessarily the case in Provence, where the locals of the southern French region tend to do something that would appear unusual to American consumers...

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How Burt Williams Became Pinot's Patron Saint

How Burt Williams Became Pinot's Patron Saint | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
Jay McInerney talks with the former printer who co-founded Sonoma's legendary Williams Selyem winery, which helped to show how great California Pinot Noir could be.
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For Wine Enthusiasts, a Few New Reference Books

For Wine Enthusiasts, a Few New Reference Books | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
A careful guide to wine grapes and a history of winemaking in Australia are among the latest books for the serious oenophile.
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F.C. Barcelona star Lionel Messi strikes the fancy of wine lovers in Argentina and Spain.

F.C. Barcelona star Lionel Messi strikes the fancy of wine lovers in Argentina and Spain. | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
It's the most wonderful time of year: holiday feasts around every corner, bottles popping left and right, and a never-ending supply of televised sports. Without hockey, we're watching even more soccer, and international superteam F.C.
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Portugal officials find dictator wine hard to swallow

Portugal officials find dictator wine hard to swallow | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

A Portuguese mayor hoping his town could cash in on its historic ties to former dictator Antonio Salazar has lost a bid to have a wine called "Salazar's Memories" registered as a tradema

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Rhône Valley wines: from ruin to raves for superb recent vintages

Rhône Valley wines: from ruin to raves for superb recent vintages | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
The French region, a producer of fine reds today, was once ground zero for a plague that wiped out virtually every vineyard in Europe...
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China’s “Wine & Cheese Boom” Gains Strength

China’s “Wine & Cheese Boom” Gains Strength | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

Following the broader trends in luxury retail, the Chinese palate has increasingly become open to more Western flavors including French wine and spirits, and more recently, imported cheeses.

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Hong Kong most important wine auction market in the world

Hong Kong most important wine auction market in the world | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
The growth of Hong Kong as a wine hub in the past few years has been little short of phenomenal, writes Michael Fridjhon...
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Leonardo DiCaprio spends $3m on Champagne

Leonardo DiCaprio spends $3m on Champagne | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

Hollywood superstar Leonardo DiCaprio recently spent US$3 million on Champagne for his birthday celebration.

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Wine investment standards body launched

Wine investment standards body launched | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
The Wine Investment Association, a self-regulatory body designed to set standards for wine investment, was launched in London yesterday.
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White wine is photosensitive

White wine is photosensitive | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
The research conducted at the National Wine and Grape Industry Centre (NWGIC) at Charles Sturt University (CSU), in collaboration with Dr Daniel Dias at The University of Melbourne, examined the impact of light on the quality of white wine, with the ultimate aim to improve its shelf life.
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In Australia, Saving wine from climate change

In Australia, Saving wine from climate change | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it

Wine regions risk losing their characteristic grape varieties as a result of climate change, but new methods developed in Australian vineyards could hold the solution.

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French Now Drink Just One Glass Of Wine Per Day, Survey Finds

French Now Drink Just One Glass Of Wine Per Day, Survey Finds | Vitabella Wine Daily Gossip | Scoop.it
French wine consumption has fallen to a new low with the average adult now consuming the equivalent of barely a glass a day, the latest edition of a major consumption survey has found.
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