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Another DRC Faker Bites the Dust

May, 16, 2017 Another DRC Faker Bites the Dust

(Wine-Searcher) - A man behind a $2 million-plus fake wine scheme gets his comeuppance in a French court. In a case with echoes of the notorious conman Rudy Kurniawan, a Russian man has been jailed and ordered to pay huge fines for selling counterfeit bottles of Burgundy – includin...

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The lost vine of Chilean Patagonia identified by DNA profiling

May, 16, 2017 The lost vine of Chilean Patagonia identified by DNA profiling

(AndesWines) - In 1953, Maria Margarita Mancilla Sánchez left her small village on Lake Puelo (Northern Patagonia, Chile) with her eight young children to establish a rudimentary house in the El Salto Valley, where they lived a secluded life until 1994. This valley was later transformed into...

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Let’s Be Clear: Bad Wines Are Bad Wines, Period

May, 16, 2017 Let’s Be Clear: Bad Wines Are Bad Wines, Period

(NYTimes) - If you drink bad wine long enough, will that eventually lead to drinking good wine? No, I don’t think so. Still, a couple of wine writers have recently tried to make the case that bad wine should be tolerated, if not embraced. They argue that it can’t be entirely bad...

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 Labor shortage hits hard in Sonoma County

May, 15, 2017 Labor shortage hits hard in Sonoma County

(PD) - The advent of wildflowers and warm weather typically heralds the coming of summer. But for hotel manager Percy Brandon, it signals that he’s about to lose workers. “Landscapers and dishwashers are the first ones to leave,” said Brandon, general manager of the Vintne...

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The 10 Most Searched-for Burgundies

May, 14, 2017 The 10 Most Searched-for Burgundies

(Wine-Searcher) - We continue our look at the world's most popular wines with a visit to wine's most hallowed ground. Speak of dream wines and the great names of Bordeaux, Barolo and Napa will often spring to mind but, for wines you can only dream about, Burgundy is in a class of its own. Sma...

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Rosé Shines Through Red Wines' Dominance

May, 14, 2017 Rosé Shines Through Red Wines' Dominance

(Wines&Vines) - Red wine varieties have been dominating domestic wine sales, which increased 4% in April 2017 compared to the same month a year earlier. But the growth fueled by Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir and myriad red blends pales next to double-digit growth in rosé wines.  ...

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Napa's Worker Squeeze Tightens

May, 14, 2017 Napa's Worker Squeeze Tightens

(Wine-Searcher) - Tougher rules around immigrant labor could see a hike in wine prices in California's wine heartland. Compared to other farm regions, economically Napa Valley is, in the words of Ronald Reagan, a shining city on a hill. But it's not immune to the worker shortages troubling Calif...

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Swiss: Wine to age for three years...in Lake Geneva

May, 14, 2017 Swiss: Wine to age for three years...in Lake Geneva

(Swissinfo) - One thousand bottles of wine were submerged in a crate on Saturday, where it is hoped they will age nicely in the ideal conditions provided by the lake’s depths. The wine, which is a white variety known as chasselas, was lowered into Lake Geneva at the foot of the famous Chil...

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