New research suggests that minimal teaching about alcohol in schools can delay the age at which teenagers start drinking alcohol.
Πηγή: Can six classroom lessons put teenagers off drinking?
Europe’s rum consumption fell by 1.5 million litres between 2009 and 2014 driven almost singlehandedly by the Spanish market, according to Rabobank’s Q4 spirits report.
Πηγή: Rum fights back against ‘challenging’ market
Switzerland’s largest city bustles with unique wine bars and restaurants.
Πηγή: The Top Bars and Restaurants to Visit in Zurich, Switzerland
Take a walk down the dairy aisle and you’ll notice an ever-growing selection of butter and margarine. Most people have strong opinions about which one they prefer. But do you really know the difference between butter and margarine?
Πηγή: What’s the Difference Between Butter and Margarine? — Ingredient Intelligence | The Kitchn
Pharmaceutical giant Bayer has warned grape growers against using its popular fungicide brand Moon Privilege after reports that it has severely damaged crops.
Πηγή: Investigation into fungicide grape damage launched
“A 2.9 magnitude earthquake shook the Wine Country between the towns of Sonoma and Napa early Monday morning,” reports the San Francisco Chronicle. The Institute of Masters of Wine announced that a record number of 19 candidates have passed the Institutes Examination and Earned the title Master of Wine (MW). More and more French wine drinkers are enthusiastically embracing foreign wines, as shown during a recent tour of France by New Zealand Pinot Noir producers – who also offered a critique of Burgundy for good measure, writes Andrew Jefford in Decanter. Reuters reports that Germany’s Bayer has issued a fungicide warning for wine grape growers, advising them not to use its Moon Privilege fungicide until its CropScience arm has investigated whether there is a connection between the product’s use and reported crop damage. Jamie Goode has advice for young wine writers: “don’t be too smart.” In Wine & Spirits Magazine, Tara Q. Thomas on what […]
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If you’re invited to a wine tasting, but think you lack the vocabulary and expertise to be there, fear not. Our definitive guide to faking it at a tasting.
Πηγή: How To Fake It Through A Wine Tasting | VinePair
There’s more to planting a successful vineyard than selecting the grapes. VinePair explores the science behind breeding grapevines.
Πηγή: How to Grow A Grapevine: Exploring California’s Largest Vine Nursery | VinePair