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VinTank Winery Social Index - check it out!

VinTank Winery Social Index - check it out! | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

The Winery Social Index is a proprietary algorithm created by VinTank to assess the social media health of a winery.  How'd you think you'd do??

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Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH
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Top 10 ludicrous but true wine descriptors

Top 10 ludicrous but true wine descriptors | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

1 – Sweaty armpit Much research has been conducted on that most mercurial of wine grapes, Sauvignon Blanc, which seems to express vastly different aromatic profiles depending on ripeness levels, on which [...]...

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Red Zeppelin or rioja roll? Match your wine to music

Red Zeppelin or rioja roll? Match your wine to music | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
It’s fun to pair drinks with music – but it’s also a vivid way to communicate a wine’s character
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Drinking Wine Before Bed Could Help You Lose Weight, Says Science

Drinking Wine Before Bed Could Help You Lose Weight, Says Science | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
The best way to fight night cheese pounds? Night wine.
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Star Wars pop-up resto to open in London

Star Wars pop-up resto to open in London | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
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Here’s What People Look Like After One, Two, and Three Glasses of Wine

Here’s What People Look Like After One, Two, and Three Glasses of Wine | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Drinking wine doesn’t just change how you feel—it also changes how you act and how you look. Marcos Alberti’s series “3 Glasses Later” is proof. “Ther
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The Seven Sins of Wine and Social Media 

The Seven Sins of Wine and Social Media  | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
RT @FairCapeWines: The seven sins of #wine & #socialmedia - 
 The seven sins of #wine & #socialmedia 
 
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World’s biggest barrel unveiled

World’s biggest barrel unveiled | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

The biggest barrel in the world, capable of holding 300,000 litres of wine, has been made in the Languedoc.

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Everything You Need to Know About the Wine World's Next Big Thing

Everything You Need to Know About the Wine World's Next Big Thing | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Plus: which bottles to buy.
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Why Take Viagra When You Can Drink Red Wine?

Why Take Viagra When You Can Drink Red Wine? | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

A new study suggests that men who drink certain types of redwine are less likely to suffer from erectile dysfunction.
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The (Totally Fun, Not-at-All Stuffy) New Rules of Wine

The (Totally Fun, Not-at-All Stuffy) New Rules of Wine | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

The first rule? There are no rules. No vintage charts, no snooty swirling, no pretense. Thanks to a new wave of offbeat, downright chuggable bottles from upstart winemakers and importers, there’s never been a...

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New wine service launches with ban on baffling wine language

New wine service launches with ban on baffling wine language | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

Taste4, a new online wine service, has banned the ten least understood wine words from its marketing, following an extensive consumer survey.

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Lagavulin finds viral fame in 45-minute YouTube hit

Lagavulin finds viral fame in 45-minute YouTube hit | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
A 45-minute film of US actor Nick Offerman sitting by a log fire and sipping Lagavulin has become a global viral hit.
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Israel Aims to Recreate Wine That Jesus and King David Drank

Israel Aims to Recreate Wine That Jesus and King David Drank | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
The redevelopment of local varietals — like so many things in this contested land — is not free of political friction.
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Forbidden Fruit – Wine and Celebrities

Forbidden Fruit – Wine and Celebrities | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Every second-rate wannabe with a Youtube account seems to be releasing a wine, but does celebrity endorsement work? Read wine news & features.
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Wine: looking for something to drink with curry? Try an Indian wine. Yes, really

Wine: looking for something to drink with curry? Try an Indian wine. Yes, really | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
If you didn’t know they made wine in India, you’re forgiven. But now that you do, it’s worth giving it a go with your Friday night takeaway
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Here’s How Rich You’d Be if You Stopped Drinking

Here’s How Rich You’d Be if You Stopped Drinking | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
How to save mney on alcohol, beer and wine
How to save money on alcohol, beer and wine
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Russian drinks fan gets beer tap in kitchen

Russian drinks fan gets beer tap in kitchen | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
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Shipwrecked Champagne from World War I Sells for Big Bucks

Shipwrecked Champagne from World War I Sells for Big Bucks | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
A rare bottle of Heidsieck Monopole 1907 changes hands once again
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Sunken Treasure Surfaces at Wine Sale

Sunken Treasure Surfaces at Wine Sale | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

A bottle of once-lost Champagne heads up an extraordinary auction in Paris this week. Read the latest wine news & features on wine-searcher

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Introducing the Upside Down Wine Glass...

Next time you break a wine glass, consider replacing it with one that works upside down. It's even reasonably-priced. Wine glasses have a funny habit of need...

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A wine bar in a hospital? Why not?

A wine bar in a hospital? Why not? | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

A French hospital prescribes wine as palliative care at the end of life. Should the practice be more widespread?

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Depardieu to star in French "Sideways" - Dr Vino's wine blog

Depardieu to star in French "Sideways" - Dr Vino's wine blog | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

Gerard Depardieu will star in a new buddy film set on the wine route

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My hunt for the perfect ‘French’ vineyard – in Kent

My hunt for the perfect ‘French’ vineyard – in Kent | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

Stephen Skelton worked with the champagne house Taittinger to find the right land, and exactly the right quality of soil

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Forty years on | Articles | JancisRobinson.com

Forty years on | Articles | JancisRobinson.com | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

"Exactly 40 years ago today was my very first day as a wine writer. I had been hired as assistant editor of the venerable wine trade monthly magazine Wine & Spirit,..."

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Three bottles with unfortunate labels

Three bottles with unfortunate labels | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Tacky packaging can belie wines of great flavour, so don’t judge a bottle by its label. By David Williams
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