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The pick of the  entertaining & quirky wine & spirit stories and articles from across the 'net
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Arsenic In Wine - très Agatha Christie!

Arsenic In Wine - très Agatha Christie! | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
A class action lawsuit was filed Thursday against over two dozen California winemakers, accusing them of producing wine with high levels of arsenic, reports CBS News.

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Q&A with a wine influencer: Jancis Robinson talks about social media - Social Vignerons

Q&A with a wine influencer: Jancis Robinson talks about social media - Social Vignerons | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Jancis Robinson, one of the world's most influencial wine personalities, answers questions about her activity on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram.
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The Death of Screw Caps: The Empire Strikes Back. | The Wine Hub

The Death of Screw Caps: The Empire Strikes Back. | The Wine Hub | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
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How to Improve Your Wine Memory - Hungry Crowd | Food & Wine

How to Improve Your Wine Memory - Hungry Crowd | Food & Wine | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Tips and tricks on how to improve your wine memory.
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Honest Wine Labels Describe Which Drinks Pair Best With Divorce Papers, And Other Situations

Honest Wine Labels Describe Which Drinks Pair Best With Divorce Papers, And Other Situations | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Wine pairings we can get behind. ...
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In Japan you can buy #wine for your cat...

In Japan you can buy #wine for your cat... | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
In Japan, you can buy "wine" for your cat. pic.twitter.com/BZkH13l5M5
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Drink wine, make money? The latest house party trend

Drink wine, make money? The latest house party trend | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Out of the way Avon and Pampered Chef. Wine is the newest excuse to throw a party, sell things to your friends and neighbours — and make a little money.

“I tried selling cosmetics and nutrition
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Pop a cork with 'Wine Lovers: The Musical'

Pop a cork with 'Wine Lovers: The Musical' | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
"Wine Lovers: The Musical" will be at the Bronville Women's Club on Jan. 24. The show has audiences participating in a wine tasting throughout the musical. Its director, Holly-Anne Ruggiero, answered some questions before the show.
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9 celebrities making money off your liquor shelf - Fortune

9 celebrities making money off your liquor shelf - Fortune | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Diddy, George Clooney, Angelina Jolie and David Beckham among those making money from alcoholic beverages.
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Is a Great Wine Palate God Given, Learned or Bought?

Is a Great Wine Palate God Given, Learned or Bought? | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Lettie Teague talks to wine collectors, olfactory researchers and reviewers to get to the bottom of the oenophile’s quest: Can a great palate be acquired?
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Why does white wine leave some women upset?

Why does white wine leave some women upset? | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Ever thought why drinking white wine leaves some women upset and depressed at times?
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The wonderful world of social media #wine @winewankers

The wonderful world of social media #wine @winewankers | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
It's only been just over a year since we were encouraged by other bloggers to venture out into the wild world of Twitter. A brave move it was. We had no idea what we were in for. Initially it just ...
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‘World’s first’ alcoholic olives launched

‘World’s first’ alcoholic olives launched | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Love #innovation: World's first alcoholic olives launched http://t.co/YmLhIt9Ucn
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Wine Scores: Please, Wine Producers, Stop Shoving Them In My Face

Wine Scores: Please, Wine Producers, Stop Shoving Them In My Face | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
This little meme-type-thingy that I generated several days ago got a bit of traction on The Book of Face, and so I thought that I'd elaborate a bit on the position behind it (friends of mine will e...
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50 Shades of Wine: On Blind Tasting

50 Shades of Wine: On Blind Tasting | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
How do you like to taste wine? Personally, I prefer a blindfold. Ok, I'll stop there. But I will say that there is a fair bit of pleasure when blind tasting wine... and after my third Malbec in a row, a touch of pain.
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Vino With Val's curator insight, April 13, 2015 12:05 PM

Pleasure in the sport of it, particularly when geeking out with friends & learning ... but then there is always that white on an exam that takes it to the pain level.  Yet, we keep doing it ...

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Top 10 sexed-up alcohol adverts

Top 10 sexed-up alcohol adverts | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
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Wine is great for drinking, not investing, says Parker

Wine is great for drinking, not investing, says Parker | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
LONDON (Reuters) - Splashing out on pricey wine is great if you plan to drink it down the road, says Robert Parker, the world's most famous wine critic, but not as a financial investment.Parker, credited
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Bottle of wine dug out of a US Civil War shipwreck doesn't look, or taste, good

Bottle of wine dug out of a US Civil War shipwreck doesn't look, or taste, good | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
An old bottle of wine containing grey liquid that was dug up from a US Civil War shipwreck was uncorked and tasted yesterday.
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Daiso wine, the super cheap vino from Japan's largest chain of 100-yen stores ... -

Daiso wine, the super cheap vino from Japan's largest chain of 100-yen stores ... - | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
If you’ve had the pleasure of shopping at Daiso, you know Japan’s biggest chain of 100-yen stores sells just about everything.
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Rapper Jay-Z could make Vinexpo visit

Rapper Jay-Z could make Vinexpo visit | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
US rapper Jay-Z might come to Vinexpo to promote his newly-acquired Armand de Brignac Champagne brand, as well as launch a new cuvA©e in the range. News of a planned addition to Armand de Brignac's current line-up, as well as the possibility of a Jay-Z's attendance at the biennial wine and spirits show in Bordeaux, stemmed from a meeting last week between the the drinks business and Cattier - producer of the Champagne for Armand de Brignac.
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A glass of wine 'could cure your sore throat'

A glass of wine 'could cure your sore throat' | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Gargling with a wine mouthwash could be an effective way to ease sore throats and fight tooth decay, researchers have found.
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Alejandro Moreno S.'s curator insight, January 18, 2015 12:21 AM

as if we needed more excuses

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Indians prefer red wine, says Sumedh Mandla of Grover Zampa Vineyards - Firstpost

Indians prefer red wine, says Sumedh Mandla of Grover Zampa Vineyards - Firstpost | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Sumedh Mandla, CEO, talks about the importance of recognition, trends in the wine industry in India and the company’s future plans
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Wine Phrases and What They Mean In Plain English | VinePair

Wine Phrases and What They Mean In Plain English | VinePair | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
When you talk to someone trying to sell you wine, it can seem like they're speaking a different language, here's what they mean in plain english.
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john neimann's curator insight, January 7, 2015 5:24 PM

Learn these easy to remember phrases and you too could be on your way to enjoying more #wine

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You are what you drink it seems....

You are what you drink it seems.... | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

"Gerard Basset MW OBE, spokesman for French Wines with Style, who commissioned the research, said: “It seems there really are no secrets anymore, with even your choice of wine giving you away....."

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France, where children sip #wine, wants to end binge drinking

France, where children sip #wine, wants to end binge drinking | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
The proposed law is remarkable because France is among the world's most liberal countries in terms of alcohol consumption.
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