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Clever Wine Bottles Inspired by Mondrian and The Simpsons

Clever Wine Bottles Inspired by Mondrian and The Simpsons | Wine General | Scoop.it
Wine, or maybe not? is a playful, minimalist wine bottle design project that will bring a smile to your face. Inspired by the style of famous Dutch painter Pieter Mondrian, the collaborative project was developed by Russian artist Constantin Bolimond and Dmitry Patsukevich in 1987, the same year The Simpsons first aired on The Tracey Ullman Show. And, the contents of the bottle have remained a mystery ever since. Bold blocks of color perfectly align to suggest the outfits of Marge and Homer Simpson through color and form. But the rest of the project is a bit of a mystery. Exactly what is inside the bottles remains unclear. The artists explain: "May be it is wine, may be not. We are inviting you to find out yourselves." The description on the back of the bottle goes on to state, "While the ingredients remain the same, their proportions differ from time to time. That is why you will never get bored from this drink! We can assure you that you will not be left disappointed." Whether it is…
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The Man Who Plotted To Poison The World's Greatest Wine

The Man Who Plotted To Poison The World's Greatest Wine | Wine General | Scoop.it
He lived in a bunker. He had a drill, some syringelike devices—and a pistol by his side. This is his story.
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Climate change signals the end of Australian shiraz as we know it | Reuters

Climate change signals the end of Australian shiraz as we know it | Reuters | Wine General | Scoop.it
HOBART Tasmania (Reuters) - Young Australian vintner Nick Glaetzer's winemaking-steeped family thought he was crazy when he abandoned the Barossa Valley - the hot, dry region that is home to the country's (Climate change signals the end of...
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Aussie wine value rises as volume drops

Aussie wine value rises as volume drops | Wine General | Scoop.it
The average value of exported wine increased by 1% to AUD $2.59 per litre due mainly to a 6% increase in the average price per bottle to $4.68 per litre, according to the Wine Export Approval Report released this week by ...
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Are you struggling to pick the perfect bottle? Wino's block can get us all sometimes. Here's how to cut through to the right #wine for you

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Torbreck Wines > Home

Torbreck Wines > Home | Wine General | Scoop.it
The 2011 Woodcutter's Shiraz from Torbreck Is an Example of Just How Good Australian Wine Can Still Be at Under $20; http://t.co/18KRYZquiE
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How to Choose the Healthiest Beer, Wine, and Cocktails [INFOGRAPHIC]

How to Choose the Healthiest Beer, Wine, and Cocktails [INFOGRAPHIC] | Wine General | Scoop.it
Stay healthy at the bar with these smarter drink options!
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Types of Wine Glasses | Visual.ly

Types of Wine Glasses | Visual.ly | Wine General | Scoop.it
Types of Wine Glasses Infographics
Break away this cool chart on the dissimilar characters of wine glasses.
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What You Think You Look Like Drunk Vs. What You Actually Look Like

What You Think You Look Like Drunk Vs. What You Actually Look Like | Wine General | Scoop.it
Alcohol makes you so awesome. (In your mind.)
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Alcohol makes you so awesome. (In your mind.)

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Community Post: 12 Items To Improve Your Wineaholic Lifestyle

Community Post: 12 Items To Improve Your Wineaholic Lifestyle | Wine General | Scoop.it
Whether you prefer red, white, or you swing both ways, these items will make your wineaholic lifestyle a whole lot easier.
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Some brilliant and fun products to help you get the most out of your wine enjoyment!

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5 Cheeky Acts Of Wine Vandalism

5 Cheeky Acts Of Wine Vandalism | Wine General | Scoop.it
The perfect way to troll your local supermarket. By Flickr user Id-iom .
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Haha - lovely bit of wine fun

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Drinking Spanish Wine - Business Insider

Drinking Spanish Wine - Business Insider | Wine General | Scoop.it
The next hurdle for oenophiles is to learn about various wine regions. France has long stood as the standard for fine wine, but it's going to get a lot more expensive this year thanks to a rash of foul weather in the country.
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Wine Information for Beginners - Beginners Wine Guide

Wine Information for Beginners - Beginners Wine Guide | Wine General | Scoop.it
New to the world of wine? Check out our wine guide for beginners, which includes a full tutorial, from varieties to glassware and tasting. We'll help you learn the basics of wine. (What's the best way to learn if you're not too familiar with wines?
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This DIY Wine Glass Rack Saves Space, Is Easy to Build

This DIY Wine Glass Rack Saves Space, Is Easy to Build | Wine General | Scoop.it
If you're looking for a place to keep your wine glasses that doesn't take up space in your cabinets, this DIY wine glass rack was made from scrap wood, holds your wine glasses firmly, and looks great at the same time.
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Cellaring Wine

Cellaring Wine . . . . . . How To Cellar Wine | Dan Murphy_s https://www.danmurphys.com.au/liquor.../wine/...wine/how-to-cellar-win... Cellaring wine is easy when you know how. At Dan Murphy_s...
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[FULL] Australian Man Hits Robber With Wine Bottle In The Head | Wine Bottle Foils Robbery

CCTV VIDEO: Unsuccessful Robber Hit With Wine Bottle By Witness | Customer Smashes Wine Bottle On the Robber Head | Australian Man Hits Robber With Wine Bott. VIDEO: Man Spotted Touching Woman's...
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Tips on Storing Wine - Wine - WSJ.com

There may be no definitive advice about \ (Here are a few tips and trick for optimal wine storage. Go to… http://t.co/8Eehy59x9v http://t.co/IQPgjLXbTH)...
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Infographic: How To Pair Wine And Vegetables

Infographic: How To Pair Wine And Vegetables | Wine General | Scoop.it
A lot of people consider giving up booze for the month of January. But for a more civilized detox, you might consider going vegetarian instead.
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A lot of people consider giving up booze for the month of January. But for a more civilized detox, you might consider going vegetarian instead.

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Basic wine 101 guide infographic poster http://t.co/Lndc5YtnDn
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RT @TheAdolphus: A simple wine pairing #infographic by @WineFolly. http://t.co/zQNtyYlvDj
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Wine Lovers - Skreened T-shirts, Organic Shirts, Hoodies, Kids Tees, Baby One-Pieces and Tote Bags Custom T-Shirts, Organic Shirts, Hoodies, Novelty Gifts, Kids Apparel, Baby One-Pieces | Skreened ...

Wine Lovers - Skreened T-shirts, Organic Shirts, Hoodies, Kids Tees, Baby One-Pieces and Tote Bags Custom T-Shirts, Organic Shirts, Hoodies, Novelty Gifts, Kids Apparel, Baby One-Pieces | Skreened ... | Wine General | Scoop.it
For all wine lovers (Cool t-shirts for wine lovers http://t.co/ZdmZLUaFrc)
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Listen To This Guy Play The Legend Of Zelda Theme Tune On Wine Glasses And Beer Bottles

Listen To This Guy Play The Legend Of Zelda Theme Tune On Wine Glasses And Beer Bottles | Wine General | Scoop.it
Who knew being in the kitchen could be this much fun?
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Who knew being in the kitchen could be this much fun?

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Is It Ever Okay To Drink Red Wine With Fish?

Is It Ever Okay To Drink Red Wine With Fish? | Wine General | Scoop.it
Don't be afraid to break the rules every once in a while....
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Don't take anyone's word for it, try red with fish and make your own mind up. If you like this, check out our blog post on indian curry with red wine: http://www.winestuff.com.au/blogs/the-grape-vine/13599273-varietals-are-the-spice-of-life-which-wines-best-match-with-indian-curry

 

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8 Profound Truths Only Wine Drinkers Will Understand

8 Profound Truths Only Wine Drinkers Will Understand | Wine General | Scoop.it
In graphic form, via Wine Folly .
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A bit of fun, but based on some great insights into regular wine drinkers.
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