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March, 30, 2017 HOW TRADER JOE'S WINE BECAME CHEAPER THAN BOTTLED WATER
(Thrilist) - It might sound insane, but there's a decent bottle of wine out there that costs less than some bottles of water. That's been the gimmick of Charles Shaw, aka " Two Buck Chuck ," which hit the shelves at Trader Joe's in January 2002. The wine's $1.99 price tag, simple off-white ...read more »
(Forbes) - Big data has come to wine, and consumers, it seems, are set to benefit. After a month in beta, the Vivino Market formally launched last week, offering wine-lovers the same sort of customized recommendations that “brands like Netflix and Amazon are also using,” noted Vivi...read more »
(NPR) - Update 7:06 P.M. Eastern: The EPA says it's reversing course and keeping this pesticide on the market. That's despite the agency's earlier conclusion, reached during the Obama administration, that chlorpyrifos could pose risks to consumers. It's a signal that toxic chemicals ...read more »
(Forbes) - Ever since details of the Trump Administration’s proposed cuts to the United States Department of Agriculture budget began ricocheting across newspapers and the Internet, concern has been building over the impact it might have on farmers throughout the country. With a proposed disc...read more »
March, 29, 2017 Nova Scotia Wine Industry Prepares for Growth
(Wines&Vines) - Atlantic Canada is Canada’s smallest winemaking region, but it’s taking a major step forward thanks to fresh investment from one of the country’s biggest wine producers and a new winemaking lab. Grimsby, Ontario-based Andrew Peller Ltd. hopes to plant 1...read more »
March, 29, 2017 Are We Overly Influenced by Wine Labels?
(WineFolly) - Looking for a new varietal or bottle of wine to drink when you’re just starting to explore the world of wine can lead to a bit of exasperation. The process usually involves starting with what you know, followed by a comparison of prices and discounts, and then label gawking...read more »
(WineSpectator) - With all the recent drama in Washington, D.C., it can be easy to forget that hundreds of lawmakers in state capitols are busy drafting and debating bills that could impact their constituents—that's you. The 2017 legislative season is currently underway in most states. A...read more »
(NVR) - The French Laundry’s wine thief will finally be serving some time in prison more than two years after stealing thousands of dollars in fine wine from the three-star Michelin restaurant in Yountville. Davis Kiryakoz, 45, of Modesto was sentenced by a federal judge on Tuesda...read more »