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1100 wines compete in National Wine Awards of Canada

NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE, ONTARIO - From the heart of Wine Country Ontario, 17 Canadian wine experts will blind taste and judge 1,100 wines from across the country at the first annual National Wine Awards

Bubbe. It’s OK. It’s Kosher for Passover

As a child I thought all wine was kosher; what could possibly be treyf? Who would have the chutzpah to make grapes - quietly fermenting in oak or stainless steel vat– un-kosher?

Help Greece: Drink more wine

We know that Greece needs our help. Most of the time, bailouts and handouts come from politicians, government administrators and think-tank economists.

Argentina’s Malbec wines get their own glass

What is 3.54 inches in diameter at the base, with a stem 3.94 inches in length, and a bowl that measures 5.32 inches tall and 3.5 inches wide at its fullest point? Give up?

Sake. Bathing, fighting and just plain drinking

Some are bathing in it while others are drinking it. Japanese Geishas used it with rice to exfoliate their face, detoxify their bodies, and smooth their skin.

Burgundy: more than politics

Jeffrey Kelly invited me to Terroirs & Signatures de Bourgogne.

Americans open to purchasing wine from various countries

NEW YORK, NY - While wine drinking is not linked as closely to American dining and culture as it is with that of some European nations, most Americans buy and drink wine — only 38% say they never bu

Long lives the house wine: Gran Hotel Son Net to plant...

The authentic Majorca, far away from the famous “Ballermann” awaits guests at the Gran Hotel Son Net, in the green heart of the Balearic Island.

Zraly Wine Pioneer

Zraly = Wine + Food Pioneer

Minister: Wine tourism most lucrative sector of global market

Wine tourism was one of the fastest growing and most lucrative sectors of the global tourism market, Tourism Minister Marthinus van Schalkwyk said on Monday.

World’s top wine destinations uncorked

SYDNEY, Australia - We all know the feeling you get when you settle into your favorite couch with a glass of wine. Ever wondered how it's done around the world?

Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art launches monthly event

LAS VEGAS - Wine pairings are not just for food anymore. Do you love art? Fine wine?

Destination news: The Wines of Chile Experience promotes wine tourism in...

NEW YORK - In honor of the nation's bicentennial, the Wines of Chile Experience, supported by Chile Brands, Enotour and Puro Chile, announces Tweet, Tweet, Chile, a competition in which one passionate

A day of vinothérapie in Bordeaux shows how enriching wine tourism...

Decisions, decisions. Should I have the Crushed Cabernet Scrub or the Pulp Friction Relaxing Massage with Fresh Grapes? Or maybe the “Premier Cru” Anti-Ageing Treatment?

TourCrafters produces Italy Wine Tours & Tastings brochure

LIBERTYVILLE, Illinois - TourCrafters, the Italy specialist known for good-deal tours and packages, has produced a new online brochure: Winery Tours & Tastings All Over Italy.

TourCrafters unveils luxury food and wine tour of Tuscany

LIBERTYVILLE, Illinois - After squeezing every penny for the past couple of years, it may be time to splurge on a luxurious summer vacation.

Argentina’s tourism capitalizes on new world wines

Argentina's growing appeal to Americans goes well beyond the generally temperate climate.

France eyes tourism to help invigorate wine sector

PARIS - French authorities are targeting tourism as part of an effort to bolster the country's wine industry against rising global competition.

Launch of IWTM Bordeaux – International Wine Travel Market

Reed Expositions France, in association with the Bordeaux Chamber of Commerce and Industry, announced the launch of IWTM Bordeaux, the International Wine Travel Market.

Sauce: airline wine

You are travelling at 550mph, the temperature outside is -55C and the glass of wine you had been looking forward to tastes strangely disappointing. Welcome to the world of airline wine. Both travellers and wines are affected by the lower air pressure and humidity inside the cabin.

Oenological Tourism Gaining Ground

An increasing number of Tunisian wine makers are taking accrued interest in oenological tourism as a way not only of promoting their wines, but also to establish potential commercial ties with European customers and wine retailers.