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Jay Z Acquires Luxury Champagne Brand Armand de Brignac

Jay Z Acquires Luxury Champagne Brand Armand de Brignac | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
A gold bottle of the Champagne, nicknamed “Ace of Spades,” appeared in a music video in 2006. A spokeswoman for Sovereign Brands said Jay Z “made us an offer we simply couldn’t refuse.”
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Ravi Joshi's curator insight, January 7, 2015 3:32 AM

The glitzy demeanour ofArmand de Brignac gets additional glitter..

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Bacon and Wine Pairing – from the Republic of Bacon

Bacon and Wine Pairing – from the Republic of Bacon | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Where Bacon Lovers Meet and Eat!
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...and the Hallowine cork screw

...and the Hallowine cork screw | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

Love him even for everyday use!

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Wine and Halloween candy pairing

Wine and Halloween candy pairing | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

Will be trying this tonight.... what about you?

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Exceedingly spooky wine packaging...

Exceedingly spooky wine packaging... | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

Our favourite hallowine packaging this year....

The Spectre Riesling, (a snip at £29.99 - 35,00 Euros!)

 

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Hallowine...such fun!

Hallowine...such fun! | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

...Hopefully the fills are not so evil !

 

Any Halloween food pairing suggestions?

 

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Mexico’s Burgeoning Wine Scene

Mexico’s Burgeoning Wine Scene | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Mexico may be best known for its beer and tequila, but that’s slowly changing as its wines are finding their way onto restaurant wine lists and specialist shops.
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Nuno Gaspar de Oliveira's curator insight, October 27, 2014 2:04 PM

Wine scene gaining momentum in Mexico

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"Le vin n'a pas de sexe" (nice report on the #Lurton family)

Au sein de la famille Lutron, où les 11 frères et sœurs travaillent tous dans le vin, les filles ont dû s'imposer. Reportage auprès de Sophie, Marie-Laure et Bérénice, qui affirment produire un vin de terroir plutôt qu'"un vin de femmes".
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Kate Moss makes a Champagne A-cup

Kate Moss makes a Champagne A-cup | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Kate Moss has launched a new line of champagne stemware taken from a mold of her breast. The model famously displayed her skin-and-bone frame (topless) in ads for Calvin Klein’s Obsession.
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The Surprising Vice That Could Cure Your Acne.....

The Surprising Vice That Could Cure Your Acne..... | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Red wine may be good for your skin, Hedi Slimane cuts ties with Black Opium, and how nail polish works in today’s Alluring Links....
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Vineyards go social with crowdsourced wine | SmartBlogs

Vineyards go social with crowdsourced wine | SmartBlogs | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Crowdsourced wine
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Convicts Do Time in the Vineyard | Wine News & Features

Convicts Do Time in the Vineyard | Wine News & Features | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Convicts Do Time in the Vineyard. Faced with a shortage of pickers, one Mendocino County winery looked behind bars. Read wine news & features.
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Italian Police Uncover Massive Wine Fraud, Seize 200,000 Fake Bottles...

Italian Police Uncover Massive Wine Fraud, Seize 200,000 Fake Bottles... | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Slate Magazine (blog) Italian Police Uncover Massive Wine Fraud, Seize 200000 Fake Bottles Slate Magazine (blog) Italian police this week managed to pull the plug on what authorities in the country are calling the biggest wine fraud ever carried...
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Diner accidentally orders $3,750 bottle of wine thinking it was $37.50

Diner accidentally orders $3,750 bottle of wine thinking it was $37.50 | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Joe Lentini misunderstood when the waitress said the wine was 'thirty-seven fifty'...
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And the appropriate hallowine glassware...

And the appropriate hallowine glassware... | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

 

...should  bring out that Bulls Blood(?) extremely well!

 

Or is it Casillero del Diablo red?

 

It should be a bone dry red, at any rate...

 

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Who needs pumpkins when you're a vigneron...

Who needs pumpkins when you're a vigneron... | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

Our star prize goes to this vigneron...Hallowine creativity at its best!

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Worldwide Spirits day?

Worldwide Spirits day? | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

Great day to visit your local  haunted bar and pub.  Plenty of those.  But are there any haunted wine stores we wonder?....

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DIY Hallowine wine glasses...

DIY Hallowine wine glasses... | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

OK so that's the halloween bit, now fill them up with a full-blooded, sorry, full-bodied, red!

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Rihanna loves "Super Tuscan" Sassicaia from Tenuta San Guido, member of the Primum Familiae Vini

Rihanna loves "Super Tuscan" Sassicaia from Tenuta San Guido, member of the Primum Familiae Vini | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it

She's renowned for being one of pop's biggest party animals.

And it seems Rihanna can't bear to waste a good wine, taking her corked bottle of red home with her after dining out at Giorgio Baldi in Santa Monica, California on Sunday night.

The Diamonds hit-maker is one the Italian eatery's most loyal customers and regularly pays a visit to the restaurant in order to indulge in her favourite food.


Via Vitabella Luxury Wine / Twitter @Vitabellawine / Also check www.vitabella.fr
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Why social media strategy matters at LA's grooviest wine shop

Why social media strategy matters at LA's grooviest wine shop | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Above: DomaineLA on the edge of West Hollywood. Owner Jill Bernheimer has raised the profile for her shop and brand through a brilliant social media campaign. There are a lot of cool wine shops in ...
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Number of UK wine producers grows

Number of UK wine producers grows | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
The number of new wine producers in the UK rises sharply, according to new research, on the back of consumer interest in local produce.
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Top 10 weird ways to open a bottle

Top 10 weird ways to open a bottle | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
RT @teamdb: Top 10 weird ways to open a bottle http://t.co/9KOmalk5X4 #Champagne #Wine #Beer
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Digging to the real dirt on winespeak - Stuff.co.nz

Digging to the real dirt on winespeak - Stuff.co.nz | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
Want to fool dinner party guests into thinking you're a proper connoisseur? Then get to grips with these buzzwords.
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France uncorks new generation of wine experts

France uncorks new generation of wine experts | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
PARIS (Reuters) - Not everything related to wine gets better with age, as a young generation of French wine experts can attest.Take Benoit Perrot and brothers Matthieu and Antoine Mondesert, all in their
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VINGLISH Wine Lingo on Twitter: "#wineharvest #burgundy...and you should see the tail back behind Vinglish! http://t.co/WtGsbXD6nc"

VINGLISH Wine Lingo on Twitter: "#wineharvest #burgundy...and you should see the tail back behind Vinglish! http://t.co/WtGsbXD6nc" | Quirky wine & spirit articles from VINGLISH | Scoop.it
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