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Champagne vine rumours, bubbly tastings and rock and roll ...

Champagne vine rumours, bubbly tastings and rock and roll ... | Wine business | Scoop.it
This post is a little out of the ordinary as it is probably the most personal message I have ever written to be published in public. Then again sometimes honesty is the only way to make yourself heard… Onne, Caro and ...
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Mikulski a rising name in Burgundy wine tradition

PARIS (Reuters) - The name is Mikulski, François Mikulski.One of the rising stars of the otherwise closely knit community of Burgundy winemakers, François has turned a handicap into an advantage.No complex,...
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New Decanter panel tasting system | Specials | decanter.com

New Decanter panel tasting system | Specials | decanter.com | Wine business | Scoop.it
Each panel tasting features three experienced tasters chosen for their authority in the category of wine being rated. All wines are tasted blind and are pre-poured for judges in flights of 8 to 10 wines.
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Douro continua em grande na Wine Spectator - Revista de Vinhos

Foram nada mais nada menos que 278 vinhos lusos os provados por aquela que será a mais influente revista americana de vinhos. As classificações não foram más mas o Douro brilhou mais uma vez a grande altura.
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Wine: Try wines from Languedoc-Roussillon and Portugal's Douro Valley - The Sacramento Bee

You can't always drink $100 Burgundies or Bordeaux. Why would you want to? One of the nicest things about following wine is finding and tasting new ones, from different areas and unexpected grapes or blends.
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Defining Wine

Defining Wine | Wine business | Scoop.it
I read two pieces recently that have summed up what I have been thinking about for a while now. What is ‘wine’? Wine made from grapes that is, and not parsnips or elderflower (no matter how delectable they may be).
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Tony Parker vs Robert Parker

Tony Parker vs Robert Parker | Wine business | Scoop.it
Tony Parker is at the height of his game, bringing his own THUNDER by hitting an eye-popping 76% of his jump shots Tuesday night. It turns out that the three-time NBA champion and star of the San Antonioy Spurs is–wait for it–French!
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2011 Brane Cantenac Experiments with Carmenere in Margaux

2011 Brane Cantenac Experiments with Carmenere in Margaux | Wine business | Scoop.it
  To read detailed information on the 2011 Bordeaux harvest at Brane Cantenac: Brane Cantenac, Margaux, 2011 Bordeaux Harvest Stressful 2011 Brane Cantenac From a blend of 56.5% Cabernet Sauvignon, 37% Merlot, 6% Cabernet Franc, and for the first...
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Clos des Grillons (Rhone)

Clos des Grillons (Rhone) | Wine business | Scoop.it
Nicolas Renaud pouring Rochefort su Gard (Rhone) In this part of the southern Rhone you feel like in Provence, with the same white stone surfacing, same aromatic bushes and plants, and rocky hills that would be easily mistaken for being...
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Cafayate: Wine, Wine, Wine! (part 1) | The Travel Chica

Cafayate: Wine, Wine, Wine! (part 1) | The Travel Chica | Wine business | Scoop.it
My top picks for bodega wine tastings in Cafayate, Argentina.
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Detecting | wine | contaminants

Detecting | wine | contaminants | Wine business | Scoop.it
microbacterial, wine, contaminants, Vivelys, Cepheid, Smartcycler, PCR, microscope, yeast, bacteria.
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It Is Not Always Prosecco - A Sparkling Italian Wine Primer » vino roma

It Is Not Always Prosecco - A Sparkling Italian Wine Primer » vino roma | Wine business | Scoop.it
Asti DOCG is a sparkling & sweet wine made 100% from Moscato Bianco grapes from the Piedmont region in the Northwest of Italy. It has a rather low alcohol content (7%-9,5%) and is sweet (at least 50g/l of sugar).
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Money managers under the microscope - Reuters Blogs (blog)

Money managers under the microscope - Reuters Blogs (blog) | Wine business | Scoop.it
Reuters BlogsMoney managers under the microscopeReuters Blogs (blog)The Liv-ex Bordeaux 500 was down by 3.4 percent month-on-month - an especially disappointing showing given that the market is usually energised in June by new Bordeaux releases.
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Portuguese wine tasting is a sell-out

Portuguese wine tasting is a sell-out | Wine business | Scoop.it

Wines of Portugal's 50 Great Portuguese Wines annual tasting � which invited consumers to attend for the first time this year � has been a sell-out, according to the UK generic body.

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France's oldest sparkling wine fights for its future

France's oldest sparkling wine fights for its future | Wine business | Scoop.it
LIMOUX, France (Reuters) - The sparkling wine from the region around this town in southwestern France claims to be the bubbly with the oldest mention in official records.Limoux barely escaped historical...
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Forget 2011 Bordeaux Futures, Buy Wine in Bottles Now

Forget 2011 Bordeaux Futures, Buy Wine in Bottles Now | Wine business | Scoop.it
Delete. Delete. Delete. Of the 578
offers of 2011 Bordeaux futures that flooded Jamie Ritchie’s
inbox one morning, most ended up in his trash file.
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"Passport to Vinho Verde" Wine Promotion Hits Chicago and San Francisco in June - MarketWatch (press release)

"Passport to Vinho Verde" Wine Promotion Hits Chicago and San Francisco in June - MarketWatch (press release) | Wine business | Scoop.it
"Passport to Vinho Verde" Wine Promotion Hits Chicago and San Francisco in JuneMarketWatch (press release)The new program, "Passport to Vinho Verde," celebrates the food-friendly nature of Vinho Verde wine by offering pairing menus and by-the-glass...
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The Global Wine Industry – Where Is It Going? | Morss Global Finance

The Global Wine Industry – Where Is It Going? | Morss Global Finance | Wine business | Scoop.it
Several months back, I was asked to present a paper on the future of the global wine industry at the annual conference of the American Association of Wine Economists. I gave it some thought and here is the result.
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2011 Giscours, 2011 du Tertre Sorting Imperative in Margaux

2011 Giscours, 2011 du Tertre Sorting Imperative in Margaux | Wine business | Scoop.it
To read detailed information on the 2011 Bordeaux  harvest at Chateau Giscours: giscours-2011-bordeaux-harvest-a-classic-vintage/” rel=”bookmark”>Giscours, 2011 Bordeaux Harvest, a Classic Vintage   2011 Giscours – 2011 Giscours – Blending 75%...
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2011 d’Issan Infrared De-stemming Technology in Margaux

2011 d’Issan Infrared De-stemming Technology in Margaux | Wine business | Scoop.it
2011 d’Issan – From a blend of 61% Cabernet Sauvignon and 39% Merlot, which represents 57% of the harvest with yields of 36 hectoliters per hectare, the wine reached 13.23% alcohol and will be aged in 50% new oak.
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2011 Malescot St Exupery Sorting Sorting Sorting in Margaux

2011 Malescot St Exupery Sorting Sorting Sorting in Margaux | Wine business | Scoop.it
2011 Malescot St. Exupery– From an assemblage of 50% Cabernet Sauvignon, 45% Merlot and 5% Cabernet Franc, the alcohol reached 13.5%.  With yields of 38% hectoliters per hectare, the wine will be aged in 100% new oak.
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Really Short Notes from a Wine Tasting Weekend in Istria « Flying ...

Really Short Notes from a Wine Tasting Weekend in Istria « Flying ... | Wine business | Scoop.it
Wine tasting weekend is just a fancy way of saying I'm getting wasted this weekend. I like it. I'm off to Istria ... Making good wine is about a combination of things – passion, dedicated effort, luck, weather.
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Oregon Wine: Pinot Noir is still the Queen, and She Ages Gracefully

Oregon Wine: Pinot Noir is still the Queen, and She Ages Gracefully | Wine business | Scoop.it
Pinot Noir is the variety that propelled Oregon onto the worldwide wine stage and is still what many people think of when it comes to Oregon wine. While Oregon wine is far from a one-trick pony, Pinot Noir is still the queen.
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