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The pick of the  entertaining & quirky wine & spirit stories and articles from across the 'net
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PUNK ROCK WINES! Henry's World of Booze

PUNK ROCK WINES! Henry's World of Booze | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
I was watching a program about Irish rock music on BBC 4 the other night. The problem with these compilation shows is that in order to get to the Pogues you have to sit through the Boomtown Rats. S...
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The World's Most Expensive Rosé #Wine

The World's Most Expensive Rosé #Wine | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

Via Vitabella Luxury Wine / Twitter @Vitabellawine / Also check www.vitabella.fr, john neimann
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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.

The wines, which include the Trader Joe's Charles Shaw White Zinfandel known as...
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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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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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Putin's vineyard could produce one of the world's most expensive wines

Putin's vineyard could produce one of the world's most expensive wines | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Putin has planted 25 vines from the top Burgos-based Bodega 'Pingus' in terraces surrounding his ten-bedroom home in Benahavis, Malaga (right). Single vintage bottles can cost in excess of £750.
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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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Kate Hudson On Wine and Show Business

Kate Hudson On Wine and Show Business | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
The co-owner of Hudson Bellamy Wines and Hollywood actress sits down with Wine Enthusiast in an exclusive interview to discuss her favorite wines, the family business and her approach to winemaking.
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Glass of wine trumps sex and social media among global travelers | eHotelier

Glass of wine trumps sex and social media among global travelers | eHotelier | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Glass of wine trumps sex and social media among global travelers http://t.co/4Vuu2qB5oX via @sharethis
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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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The Psychology Of Wine Labels

The Psychology Of Wine Labels | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Most of us either stick with a few familiar vintages or choose a new wine largely based on the label. That's right – the label. Find out why.
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jullyjohnson's curator insight, January 21, 2015 3:48 PM

Would like to taste  all.

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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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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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