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Liquor Industry News/Links 01-14-19

January 14, 2019

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The Wonderful World Of Wine (WWW)

By: Mark C Lenzi

CSW, CSS, CWAS, FWS, IWS*

 

01-14-2019

 

Liquor Industry Week In Review

The Wonderful World Of Wine (WWW)

This Weeks Highlights:

 

New Products

 

Is 2019 the Year of Non-Alcoholic Beer?

 

How to match wine with your favorite Indian food

 

Learn about Whisky

AND MORE!

 

Go Inside Napa’s Oldest, Continuously Operating Sparkling Wine Producer

Frank Family Vineyards isn’t the most recognizable of Napa Valley’s sparkling wine producers.

https://vinepair.com/articles/photos-napa-sparkling-wine/

How to buy good wine on a budget

You are more likely to get better quality for the value if you choose certain kinds of wine.

https://www.cnbc.com/2018/12/28/kevin-zraly-onhow-to-buy-good-wine-on-a-budget.html

 

4 Top-Performing Themes In Wine This Year, And 4 Other Ideas That Flopped

Here are four themes that we can expect to see more of in 2019, building on the traction they’ve already seen in 2018.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/cathyhuyghe/2018/12/31/4-top-performing-themes-in-wine-this-year-and-4-other-ideas-that-flopped/#5178114e3796

 

How to be a wine snob and not turn people off

A good wine snob has more wine knowledge than the average person, but just as important he or she has a desire to make people happy while talking about wine.

https://www.reporternews.com/story/life/2018/12/31/gus-clemens-how-wine-snob-and-not-turn-people-off/2427489002/

 

9 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT RÉMY MARTIN

Rémy Martin is, in many circles, synonymous with luxury.

https://vinepair.com/articles/guide-remy-martin-1738-vsop-xo/?utm_source=The+Drop+by+VinePair&utm_campaign=b363fe1995-Jan_02_2019&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b653fb8c99-b363fe1995-38937345&goal=0_b653fb8c99-b363fe1995-38937345&mc_cid=b363fe1995&mc_eid=d42ed911dc

 

CAN CHAMPAGNE BE CORKED?

Each year a new study emerges with claims to the frequency of corked wine bottles. “Less than 1 percent,” some studies say, while others put that figure closer to 3 percent.

https://vinepair.com/articles/can-champagne-be-corked/?utm_source=The+Drop+by+VinePair&utm_campaign=b363fe1995-Jan_02_2019&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b653fb8c99-b363fe1995-38937345&goal=0_b653fb8c99-b363fe1995-38937345&mc_cid=b363fe1995&mc_eid=d42ed911dc

 

How to match wine with your favorite Indian food

From a fiery curry to subtle seafood, here’s how to enjoy red, white and sparkling wine with Indian eats.

https://www.sbs.com.au/food/article/2019/01/02/how-match-wine-your-favourite-indian-food

Prosecco Bursting the Champagne Bubble

With other bubblies sparkling bright, is Champagne’s star fizzing out?

https://www.wine-searcher.com/m/2019/01/prosecco-bursting-the-champagne-bubble

Don’t Store Your Leftover Champagne in the Fridge

While keeping a bottle in the fridge for a few days is fine, leaving it in there for weeks or months on end can dry out the cork and ultimately lead to your wine losing its flavor and its bubbles

https://lifehacker.com/dont-store-your-leftover-champagne-in-the-fridge-1831405420

Monterey Wines Conjunctive Labeling Goes into Effect January 1, 2019

Starting January 1, 2019, all wines labeled with an American Viticultural Area (AVA) located entirely within Monterey County, must also include the term “Monterey County” on the label. An AVA is a federally designated wine grape growing region distinguishable by unique geographic features.

https://www.prweb.com/releases/monterey_wines_conjunctive_labeling_goes_into_effect_january_1_2019/prweb16008470.htm#!

Eight Ways You’re Drinking Champagne Wrong

A wine expert’s rules for getting the most bang for your bubbly

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-12-28/eight-ways-you-re-drinking-champagne-wrong

The Sound of Your Champagne Can Reveal How Good It Is

Generally speaking, sparkling wines get better with age, and as the years go by their bubbles shrink.

https://www.inverse.com/article/52147-new-year-s-eve-champagne-bubbles

 

Exploring Oregon’s Other White Wines

Pinot Gris is still Oregon’s signature white wine, but producers are creating unique bottlings from Chardonnay, Riesling and Pinot Blanc.

https://www.winemag.com/2019/01/02/exploring-oregon-white-wines/

 

The Official 2019 Wine Vintage Chart

Has your Pinot peaked? Is that Barolo still a baby? Our annual wine vintage chart shows if it’s time to open that prized Napa Cab, or wait for perfection.

https://www.winemag.com/2019/01/02/wine-vintage-chart-2019/

 

 

Not aModern Alchemy Offers DIY Classics

The idea of recreating wines in a laboratory offers opportunities and unintended consequences.

https://www.wine-searcher.com/m/2019/01/modern-alchemy-offers-diy-classics

Is it safe to store wine in a cigar “coolidor”?

For those not familiar with the term, a “coolidor,” or cigar cooler-humidor, is a temperature- and humidity-controlled unit for storing cigars, similar—but not identical!—to a wine fridge.

https://www.winespectator.com/drvinny/show/id/Is-it-safe-to-store-wine-in-cigar-humidor-cooler-coolidor-57383

TERROIR IN WHISKEY ‘DOES EXIST’, DISTILLERY STUDY FINDS

Defining terroir as “the 3D influence between microclimate, soil and place on a plant”, the study aims to understand the influence of the environment on whiskey produced from barley.

https://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2019/01/terroir-in-whiskey-does-exist-distillery-study-finds/

TOP 10 NON-ALCOHOLIC BEERS FOR DRY JANUARY

We have rounded up some of the best, and most popular, non alcoholic beers on the market.

We Have 2 In Stock!

https://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2019/01/top-10-non-alcoholic-beers-for-dry-january/

TOP 10 SPANISH WINE TRENDS

From Rosé to Sangria

https://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2019/01/top-10-spanish-wine-trends/10/

SENSE AND SUSTAINABILITY: HOW WINE PRODUCERS ARE PROTECTING THE ENVIRONMENT

Wine producers from around the world about what initiatives they have put in place to ensure their wineries are run sustainably.

https://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2019/01/sense-and-sustainability-how-wine-producers-are-protecting-the-environment/

Wine and Moderation: What’s Healthy?

Is Wine Healthy?

To really answer the question of whether or not wine is healthy, you need to look at what’s inside a glass of wine.

https://winefolly.com/update/wine-and-moderation-whats-healthy/?utm_campaign=1%2F4%2F19+-+Weekly%3A+What+is+Moderation+in+2019%3F+%7C+Natural%3A+Yay+or+Nay%3F+%28QuNALF%29&utm_medium=email&_ke=eyJrbF9lbWFpbCI6ICJmcmFua2xpbmxpcXVvcnNAdmVyaXpvbi5uZXQiLCAia2xfY29tcGFueV9pZCI6ICJRZE5ZNHkifQ%3D%3D&utm_source=Wine+Folly+Newsletter

The Best Cruises for Wine Lovers

From mega-ships to yachts, cruises are upgrading their culinary options as well as offering more wine-focused on-board activities and off-ship excursions.

https://www.winemag.com/2019/01/03/best-cruises-wine-lovers/

Wine and Scuba Diving Fans Can Now Attend Underwater Tastings

Many people can say they’ve been to a wine tasting, but how many can say they’ve been to an underwater wine tasting? Probably not many, as this is the very first initiative of its kind, now available to oenophiles and diving fanatics.

https://www.foodswinesfromspain.com/spanishfoodwine/global/whats-new/news/new-detail/wine-diving-canary-islands.html

FIVE THINGS YOU DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT RHONE VALLEY

For America wine drinkers, the Rhône Valley tends to be a place of mystery and intrigue. Most can tell you that Châteauneuf-du-Pape is in the Rhône and that the area is a source of great value wines. True. But there is so much more.

https://napavalleywineacademy.com/five-things-you-didnt-know-about-rhone-valley/

Learn about Whisky

As a spirits category whisky is incredibly diverse with several sub-divisions of style, flavour and general appeal, based on the method and country or specific region of manufacture. We take a closer look at whisky, how it’s made and the essential facts…

https://www.decanter.com/spirits/learn-about-whisky-402138/?_ga=2.154620920.1738112101.1546702582-681483886.1409742819

MAN IN COMA AFTER CHAMPAGNE BOTTLE EXPLODES BETWEEN LEGS

The man was injured on New Year’s Eve when a bottle exploded between his legs and a shattered shard of glass cut through an artery in his leg, causing him significant loss of blood,

https://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2018/01/man-in-coma-after-champagne-bottle-explodes-between-legs/?fbclid=IwAR2S5Hx6DnJuFxo1B7cb6_Lm5PbcNXAA03iv77_rHrR2-hnrI32Hd87EaUg

Yes, Miller Lite is better than Bud Light, but not because of ‘more taste’ — it’s because of less taste

In recent weeks, the National Advertising Division ruled that MillerCoors provided “a reasonable basis” to say Miller Lite has “more taste” than either of Anheuser-Busch’s two leading light beers, Bud Light and Michelob Ultra:

https://www.chicagotribune.com/dining/drink/beer/ct-food-miller-lite-bud-light-more-taste-20190102-story.html

Is 2019 the Year of Non-Alcoholic Beer?

Why the beer industry is betting big on zero ABV.

https://www.foodandwine.com/news/non-alcoholic-beer-trend-heineken-leffe-peroni

You Can Now Buy ‘Unicorn Tears’ Wine

This sounds magical!

https://www.simplemost.com/unicorn-tears-wine-is-bright-pink-looks-delicious/

 

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Liquor Industry News/Links 01-07-19

January 7, 2019

Franklin Liquors

Liquor Industry News/Links

The Wonderful World Of Wine (WWW)

By: Mark C Lenzi

CSW, CSS, CWAS, FWS, IWS*

 

01-07-2019

 

Liquor Industry Week In Review

The Wonderful World Of Wine (WWW)

This Weeks Highlights:

 

New Products

 

Is THIS the secret to getting rid of red wine stains?

A Foolproof Guide to Beer and Cheese Pairing

MACALLAN RELEASES $500 MEN’S LOAFERS

 

AND MORE!

 

How does champagne produce its fizz – without breaking the bottle?

Some fiendishly clever fermenting techniques and a big dose of chemistry, it turns out.

http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20181217-the-chemistry-that-gives-champagne-its-famous-fizz

 

Study argues that the Bible book of Revelation condemns the use of wine for the Eucharist

A recent study from a United Kingdom-based publication has argued that the last book of the Bible, the Book of Revelation, condemns the usage of wine for the Eucharist.

https://www.christianpost.com/news/study-argues-that-the-bible-book-of-revelation-condemns-the-use-of-wine-for-the-eucharist.html

 

The year in beer: US celebrates 2018 craft brewing highlights

With the number of US breweries breaking the 7,000 milestone in October this year, it’s been a big year for small beer. The Brewers Association, the trade association for small and independent US craft brewers, looks back on the 2018 highlights for the industry.

https://www.beveragedaily.com/Article/2018/12/17/The-year-in-beer-US-celebrates-2018-craft-brewing-highlights

Collectors Clamor for Napa’s Cult Wines

What the cult wines have in common is rarity—because they are produced in small quantities—and exclusivity, as these bottles don’t show up in local wine shops. They are sold directly to consumers through mailing lists that often have waits of two years or more.

https://www.barrons.com/articles/collectors-clamor-for-napas-cult-wines-51544882400

Van Duzer Corridor AVA now official

The Van Duzer Corridor AVA in Oregon’s Willamette Valley has been officially approved by the TTB, the US regulatory body.

https://www.jancisrobinson.com/articles/van-duzer-corridor-ava-now-official?fbclid=IwAR0gVMDjhwc2ZUhg04AY0yFyXdFygq3GQ8c0CGun5wkdbUnfeohH4lSVo7s

 

Prosecco surpasses champagne as No. 1 bubbly

The demand for Italian bubbles is soaring, with record sales of fizz in both the U.S. and UK.

https://www.foxbusiness.com/features/prosecco-surpasses-champagne-as-no-1-bubbly

 

11 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT NEW BELGIUM BREWING

trip to New Belgium in Fort Collins, Col0., is unforgettable for many beer lovers. Founded in 1991, the destination includes a mosaic-clad brewhouse, numerous bars, and a maze-like foeder-filled taproom.

https://vinepair.com/articles/new-belgium-guide-fat-tire/?utm_source=The+Drop+by+VinePair&utm_campaign=3018486c67-Dec_18_2018&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b653fb8c99-3018486c67-38937345&goal=0_b653fb8c99-3018486c67-38937345&mc_cid=3018486c67&mc_eid=d42ed911dc

 

MACALLAN RELEASES $500 MEN’S LOAFERS

The Macallan has partnered with shoe brand Rob McAllan to release a limited edition series of men’s loafers in the US, “inspired” by its ‘Rare Cask’ expression.

https://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2018/12/macallan-releases-mens-loafers/

 

AUSTRIAN GROUP CALLS FOR RED WINE GRAPE TO LOSE ‘NAZI’ NAME

A group of artists in Austria have launched a campaign for the Zweigelt grape variety to have its name changed from that of the Nazi party member who created it.

https://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2018/12/austrian-group-calls-for-red-wine-grape-to-lose-nazi-name/

 

How knowing what wines you hate can lead to wines you love

“Drink what you like” is a popular axiom in the wine biz, but what if customers don’t actually know what they like?

https://www.chicagotribune.com/dining/drink/wine/sc-food-wine-how-to-find-wines-you-love-20181130-story.html

 

When buying wine online, is it safer to have the wine shipped via ground or air?

Your biggest concern when picking a shipping method is temperature.

https://www.winespectator.com/drvinny/show/id/Better-to-Ship-Wine-via-Ground-or-Air-57351

Behind wine brand Kendall-Jackson’s growing direct-to-consumer strategy

Thirty-six-year-old family winery Kendall-Jackson has been selling select wines online at KJ.com since 2004. But with new attribution tools available, it has only recently begun to see a return-on-investment from selling direct-to-consumer.

https://digiday.com/marketing/behind-wine-brand-kendall-jacksons-growing-direct-consumer-strategy/

 

How does the Wine Industry Influence Economic Landscape?

Wine production has been an important part of Western culture for more than 8000 years. And historically, it had significantly impacted both social and economic status of several nations.

https://oracletimes.com/how-does-the-wine-industry-influence-economic-landscape/

 

The Best Wine Bottle Openers for Every Kind of Wine Lover

Because everyone needs a way to open that new bottle of red.

https://www.foodnetwork.com/fn-dish/news/2018/12/wine-bottle-openers-gifts

 

The Complete Guide to Vin Santo

We explore the wonderful world of Vin Santo in detail.

https://www.wine-searcher.com/m/2018/12/the-complete-guide-to-vin-santo-e-part-i

 

BREWER’S ASSOCIATION REMOVES ‘TRADITIONAL’ FROM CRAFT BEER DEFINITION

Since the launch of the BA’s original craft brewer definition in 2006, the craft brewing industry has more than tripled in size and market share, with 7,000 breweries now operating in the US.

https://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2018/12/brewers-association-removes-traditional-from-craft-beer-definition/

 

Bogle wins 2018 cheap wine poll

It was Bogle’s fourth title in five years, and it took almost half the votes.

We Always Have Bogle In Stock!

https://www.winecurmudgeon.com/bogle-wins-2018-cheap-wine-poll/

 

DAOU a beacon of fine wine in Paso Robles

Wines In Stock!

https://www.thecoastnews.com/daou-a-beacon-of-fine-wine-in-paso-robles/

When Wines Witness History:

South Africa’s Old Vines, And What They’ve Seen

https://www.forbes.com/sites/cathyhuyghe/2018/12/19/when-vines-witness-history-south-africas-old-vines-and-what-theyve-seen/#3e9f26a7300d

Portugal’s most planted grape varieties, the top-ten list

Portugal is a wonderful wine country in many ways. Not least because it is unrelentingly focusing on Iberian grape varieties. The only French grape that is included in the top-10 list is Syrah, and it is in the 10th place.

https://www.bkwine.com/news/portugals-planted-grape-varieties-top-ten-list/

Ho w Many States Allow Beer, Wine And Spirits In Grocery Stores

The scourge of “wine teeth,” explained

Here is why you look like a vampire.

https://www.vox.com/the-goods/2018/12/18/18144794/what-causes-wine-teeth-explained

YUENGLING ROLLS OUT 1800S-ERA CANS, BOURBON BARREL-AGED BEER TO MARK 190TH ANNIVERSARY

Beginning this month and continuing through April, Yuengling will release five limited-edition cans of Yuengling Lager, one per month, showcasing how the label design has evolved over time.

Additionally, on January 11, the brewery will release a limited-edition Bourbon Barrel Reserve beer at its Pottsville, Pa. location

https://vinepair.com/booze-news/yuengling-new-cans-bourbon-barrel-aged-beer/?utm_source=The+Drop+by+VinePair&utm_campaign=6b7649d6d4-Dec_19_2018&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b653fb8c99-6b7649d6d4-38937345&goal=0_b653fb8c99-6b7649d6d4-38937345&mc_cid=6b7649d6d4&mc_eid=d42ed911dc

ALL THE TYPES OF TEQUILA, EXPLAINED

Want to learn how to use blanco versus reposado tequila? Or curious about the differences between añejo and extra añejo? Check out our illustrated guide to the styles of tequila.

https://vinepair.com/articles/types-of-tequila-infographic/?utm_source=The+Drop+by+VinePair&utm_campaign=bcffb75091-Dec_20_2018&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b653fb8c99-bcffb75091-38937345&goal=0_b653fb8c99-bcffb75091-38937345&mc_cid=bcffb75091&mc_eid=d42ed911dc

What You Should Know About Italy’s Cooperative Wines

Today Italy is home to 484 cantine cooperative — an older term is cantine sociali — with 140,700 winegrower members.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/susangordon/2018/12/19/what-you-should-know-about-italys-cooperative-wines/#59500dc4d38a

Your Guilt-Free Guide to Wine

Pour a glass out for yourself and enjoy.

https://www.doctoroz.com/article/your-guilt-free-guide-wine

AB INBEV AND TILRAY TO INVEST $100M IN NON-ALCOHOLIC CANNABIS DRINKS

The world’s largest brewer, AB InBev, and Canadian cannabis company, Tilray, are to invest US$50 million each in a new research partnership to develop a “deeper understanding” of non-alcoholic beverages containing THC and CBD in order to “guide future decisions”.

https://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2018/12/ab-inbev-and-tilray-to-invest-100m-in-non-alcoholic-cannabis-drinks/

Americans like sweet wines, but nobody talks about it. Missed opportunity for wineries, and media?

Americans like sweet wines. Big wine companies know it. East Coast wineries know it.

https://blog.wblakegray.com/2018/12/americans-like-sweet-wines-but-nobody.html

Americans spend about 1/5 of 1% of their annual gifting budgets on wine. Plenty of room to improve.

Zoll Vineyards Opens Winery in Dutton, Virginia

Formally in MA

http://www.areadevelopment.com/newsItems/12-20-2018/zoll-vineyards-gloucester-county-virginia.shtml

A Foolproof Guide to Beer and Cheese Pairing

Foolproof pairings to make sure every cheese plate you serve works harmoniously with the beer you’re pouring and drinking.

https://oct.co/essays/beer-and-cheese-pairing-guide

Your Definitive Guide to Sweet Wines

Popular tastes may skew dry, but sweet wines are some of the most complex bottlings around, representing terroir and tradition as fiercely as any.

https://www.winemag.com/2018/12/20/sweet-wine-basics/

Four New Ways to Make Mulled Wine

Think when you’ve had one mulled wine you’ve had ’em all? Let the wine experts show you how it’s done with upgrades using red, white, rosé and Port wines.

https://www.winemag.com/gallery/mulled-wine-red-white-rose-port/

What Did Jesus Drink? A Bethlehem Winery is Embracing Ancient, Indigenous Grapes

Founded by Salesian monks in 1885, Cremisan makes wine using indigenous grapes. Some scholars say these are the wines that it’s most likely Jesus drank.

https://vinepair.com/articles/what-did-jesus-drink-a-bethlehem-winery-is-embracing-ancient-indigenous-grapes/

The Maine Winemakers Utilizing Hybrid Grapes

It’s tough to grow grapes in unpredictable weather, but winemakers in Maine tackle the cold climate with hybrid grapes, co-ferments and gumption.

https://www.winemag.com/2018/12/26/maine-winemakers-hybrid-grapes/

The Wines We Scored 100 Points in 2018

We tasted, reviewed and rated 24,753 wines in 2018. Of those, only 15 achieved our coveted 100-point score. Find out who made the cut

https://www.winemag.com/2018/12/21/100-point-wines-2018/

World’s first smart wine bottle

New flexible computer chip technology from Idaho company American Semiconductor is making it’s way into a place you would not expect it to be, like a wine shop

https://www.ktvb.com/video/news/keeping-it-local-worlds-first-smart-wine-bottle/277-959d28a9-8b7f-411e-851c-aee637a42791

Organic vs. Biodynamic vs. Natural Wine—What’s the Difference?

Interest in organic, biodynamic, and natural wines is at an all-time peak. But what do those terms really mean?

https://www.foodandwine.com/wine/natural-wine-explained

The best wines from South Africa

The much maligned South African Pinotage grape is due a renaissance

https://life.spectator.co.uk/2018/12/the-best-wines-from-south-africa/

Toast the new year with a wine for your sign

Match the personality of each sun sign to a wine of similar character.

https://www.thestar.com/life/food_wine/advice/2018/12/26/toast-the-new-year-with-a-wine-for-your-sign.html

4 REASONS WHY ABRUZZO IS A REGION TO LOVE

American wine drinkers have a lot to learn about the region.

https://vinepair.com/articles/montepulciano-vini-abruzzo-wine-guide/?utm_source=The+Drop+by+VinePair&utm_campaign=ddb431474c-Dec_27_2018&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b653fb8c99-ddb431474c-38937345&goal=0_b653fb8c99-ddb431474c-38937345&mc_cid=ddb431474c&mc_eid=d42ed911dc

9 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT DOS EQUIS

What makes Dos Equis so attractive? It’s all about embellishment, a handsome man, and, for those willing to experiment, a dash of citrus salt.

https://vinepair.com/articles/dos-equis-best-mexican-lager/?utm_source=The+Drop+by+VinePair&utm_campaign=ddb431474c-Dec_27_2018&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b653fb8c99-ddb431474c-38937345&goal=0_b653fb8c99-ddb431474c-38937345&mc_cid=ddb431474c&mc_eid=d42ed911dc

The story of California Chardonnay

A four-part account of California’s most-planted vine variety.

Part 1

https://www.jancisrobinson.com/articles/the-story-of-california-chardonnay-part-1?fbclid=IwAR2vyHfMLdc8RiqAeb4M00aVJW7_pKpu_DO9c-XAewhfOnSKhSu4A0_CPOg

Part 2

https://www.jancisrobinson.com/articles/the-story-of-california-chardonnay-part-2?fbclid=IwAR0BC2qZlqNm9XYaxbzbrDYnMQ20zRNKJVHpt4Jh5BFCbL47G_PbsfAD1tI

Part 3

https://www.jancisrobinson.com/articles/the-story-of-california-chardonnay-part-3

Part 4

https://www.jancisrobinson.com/articles/the-story-of-california-chardonnay-part-4

Red Wine Tops the List of Alcohols Most Reported as Migraine Trigger

Alcoholic beverages, especially red wine, are recognized by patients with migraine as a trigger, which has a significant impact on alcohol consumption behaviors, according to a new study.

https://www.ajmc.com/newsroom/red-wine-tops-the-list-of-alcohols-most-reported-as-migraine-trigger

 

Reduced Copper Spells Trouble for Champagne

Organic winemakers in Europe have been left aghast at new rules aimed at reducing the use of copper sulfate in the EU, saying it will devastate some producers.

https://www.wine-searcher.com/m/2018/12/reduced-copper-rules-trouble-champagne

 

Which Wine Varietals Do Americans Prefer in 2018?

Study by Sonoma State University reveals purchasing and drinking habits of the American Wine Consumer

https://www.winebusiness.com/news/?go=getArticle&dataId=207060

 

Four Tips for Finding Wine You’ll Actually Enjoy

How much does good wine cost? Can you judge a wine by its label? How do you become a wine expert yourself?

https://skillet.lifehacker.com/four-tips-for-finding-wine-youll-actually-enjoy-1831237653

 

Are you a label drinker?

Is social media turning us all into ‘label drinkers’?
https://www.decanter.com/wine-news/opinion/jefford-on-monday/andrew-jefford-the-label-drinker-is-someone-with-more-money-than-experience-406384/#QIDy7H6CGa5X88IF.99

Seven deadly sins of restaurant wine service

Even a good wine-list can be let down by bad service.

https://www.therealreview.com/2018/12/27/seven-deadly-sins-of-restaurant-wine-service/

Is it Ever OK to Ask For Your Wine Back At the End of a Party?

What would your mother think?

https://www.southernliving.com/culture/should-you-take-wine-back-after-party

How to make your own vermouth from leftover wine

Open bottles of wine left over from Christmas and New Year can be turned into aromatic sweet vermouth

https://www.theguardian.com/food/2018/dec/29/homemade-sweet-vermouth-from-leftover-wine-waste-not

Is THIS the secret to getting rid of red wine stains?

A new hack to banish red wine stains has been revealed – and it’s hiding in your FRIDGE

https://www.heart.co.uk/lifestyle/milk-red-wine-stains/

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New Test May Prevent Exploding Beer Bottles

The invention detects diastaticus contamination, which has led to millions of dollars in product recalls in recent years

https://daily.sevenfifty.com/new-test-may-prevent-exploding-beer-bottles/?utm_campaign=SevenFifty%20Daily%20Weekly%20Digest&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=68205431&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8Nvn64wcoYTrQJv1Cp8uQtIz9lm9qjC37_nEUqEGFS2uPqgpqyC7XnfaBdIgzMbhgJBClb5mHMh6bhSr2bhAlEY92YAtKTEDuSNILs-d3g-qVN5U0&_hsmi=68205860

 

WINE MOST POPULAR CHRISTMAS GIFT BUT A THIRD WILL REGIFT

Wine remains the most popular alcoholic beverage to take to a Christmas party, with 59% citing it as their first choice, but a third of those that receive a bottle admit to “regifting” it to another, a survey by Bordeaux Wines has found.

https://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2018/12/wine-most-popular-christmas-gift-but-a-third-will-regift/

A Field Guide to Sherry, the Most Versatile Wine You Aren’t Drinking

Sherry has a PR problem. Much to the chagrin of its enthusiasts and producers, sherry has a reputation for being sweet, dessert-like, and out of style. On many American wine lists, it’s an afterthought at best.

https://vinepair.com/articles/best-sherry-guide/

Why Georgian Wines Are Among The Most Unique On The Planet

When archaeologists last year found traces of winemaking on 8,000-year-old pottery shards in Georgia, the tiny former Soviet republic claimed the crown as the world’s oldest wine producer.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/lanabortolot/2018/12/09/why-georgian-wines-are-among-the-most-unique-on-the-planet/#3b9ad303cb09

Here’s how you can save a spoiled bottle of wine using a single penny

There’s nothing worse than finding out your vino has gone bad when you’re in the mood for a glass

https://www.thesun.ie/fabulous/3494735/heres-how-you-can-save-a-spoiled-bottle-of-wine-using-a-single-penny/

8 tips for serving wine like a professional

It’s all well and good finding the perfect wine, but how about serving it like a pro? We asked the experts at Wotwine, who include top restaurant sommeliers, for some advice…

https://uk.style.yahoo.com/8-tips-serving-wine-professional-115400355.html

Does Wine Fend off Certain Bacteria? Experts Think So

We know that wine is good for your cardiovascular health when enjoyed in moderation, but do the benefits end there? New research suggests that drinking wine could have benefits for your digestive and oral health as well.

https://axcessnews.com/national/breaking-national/does-wine-fend-off-certain-bacteria-experts-think-so_8085/

NH Police searching for alleged wine thief

State Police released a number of surveillance photos of their “person of interest.” The woman is described as wearing black Nike sneakers, grey sweatpants, a black jacket, and had a large dark purse.

https://wgme.com/news/local/nh-police-searching-for-alleged-wine-thief

The importance of the wine label

In both opera and wine, there is an aesthetic concern

https://www.meininger.de/en/wine-business-international/importance-of-wine-label

This New Mobile Tap Truck is Bringing Wine & Champagne to the Streets of Pittsburgh

A mobile wine and Champagne tap system is now on the streets of Pittsburgh!

Do you think Franklin would allow this?

https://www.goodfoodpittsburgh.com/this-new-mobile-tap-truck-is-bringing-wine-champagne-to-the-streets-of-pittsburgh/

TTB Approves Upper Hudson AVA in New York State

The Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau has approved a new American viticultural area in upstate New York.

https://www.winebusiness.com/news/?go=getArticle&dataId=207076

How to choose sparkling wines by flavor

The vast majority of champagne and other sparkling wines sold in the United States are purchased and consumed in December

https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/food/how-to-choose-sparkling-wines-by-flavor/2018/12/06/4d30e9ee-f704-11e8-8c9a-860ce2a8148f_story.html?utm_term=.6ceed839cc0c

THE END OF EISWEIN?

Is eiswein doomed thanks to global warming? The answer is a qualified yes.

https://winespeed.com/blog/2018/12/the-end-of-eiswein/

Trump Winery petitions to hire more foreign workers

The winery, officially called Trump Vineyard Estates LLC, is officially owned by President Trump’s son Eric Trump.

https://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/420302-trump-winery-petitions-to-hire-more-foreign-workers

Do You Really Want a Wine that Smells like Blood or Asparagus?

If we prefer authentic wines we must develop a sensibility that welcomes these less highly regarded flavor notes. Because sometimes and in some places, these less favored flavors are the more authentic—they are what the vintage or region is giving you.

https://foodandwineaesthetics.com/2018/12/10/do-you-really-want-a-wine-that-smells-like-blood-or-asparagus/

Sugar levels in champagne and other sparkling wines: brut etc

Can we once and for all establish what is true and correct about brut, sec-dry, demi-sec etc?

https://www.bkwine.com/features/winemaking-viticulture/sugar-levels-champagne-sparkling-wines-brut-etc/

Your favorite beer says a lot more about you than you think

A new study of 1,000 beer drinkers found that the type of beer you prefer may actually reveal a lot more than you think about your personality.

https://nypost.com/2018/12/10/your-favorite-beer-says-a-lot-more-about-you-than-you-think/

6 holiday beer cocktails (yes, beer!)

Looking for another way to include beer in your holiday festivities? Consider a beer cocktail.

https://www.mercurynews.com/2018/12/10/6-holiday-beer-cocktails-yes-beer/

Fears for NZ’s reputation after winemakers found adding sugar to wine destined for EU

Yealands Estate Wines, its high profile former owner and two top staff have been handed large fines after pleading guilty to the first charges ever laid under the Wine Act.

https://www.stuff.co.nz/business/109248443/fears-for-nzs-reputation-after-winemakers-found-adding-sugar-to-wine-destined-for-eu

LG ENTERS BEER INDUSTRY WITH HOME-BREWING DEVICE

The machine is fully automated, controlling the fermentation, carbonation, ageing, serving and cleaning processes. It is released alongside an app, available on Android and iOS devices, which allows users to check the status of the brew.

https://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2018/12/lg-enters-beer-industry-with-home-brewing-device/

NOT ALL PINOT GRIGIOS TASTE THE SAME. HERE’S WHY.

As with other wines, the quality of Pinot Grigio varies depending on geography of the vineyards, location in Italy, winemaking styles, and terroir.

https://vinepair.com/articles/pinot-grigio-flavor-profile-guide/?utm_source=The+Drop+by+VinePair&utm_campaign=f125efe709-Dec_11_2018&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b653fb8c99-f125efe709-38937345&goal=0_b653fb8c99-f125efe709-38937345&mc_cid=f125efe709&mc_eid=d42ed911dc

 

10 THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT CHAMPAGNE TAITTINGER

Here are 10 more things you should know about Champagne Taittinger.

https://vinepair.com/articles/best-champagne-taittinger-france-aging/?utm_source=The+Drop+by+VinePair&utm_campaign=f125efe709-Dec_11_2018&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b653fb8c99-f125efe709-38937345&goal=0_b653fb8c99-f125efe709-38937345&mc_cid=f125efe709&mc_eid=d42ed911dc

 

Thunderbird wine is back and ready to rock and roll

The new Thunderbird comes in sleek black bottles with the brand’s original bird logo. But instead of its citrusy flavor of yore, the wine now comes in three varietals: chardonnay, red blend and cabernet sauvignon.
https://www.modbee.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/biz-beat/article222911840.html#storylink=cpy

THE FLAVORS & AROMAS IN CRAFT BEER’S POPULAR HOPS

These are the hops you are most likely to encounter in craft beer, so you can sip and savor your next brew with newfound expertise.

https://vinepair.com/articles/flavors-aromas-craft-beer-hops-ipa/

Champagne’s Dom Pérignon: The Gold Beneath the Glitz

Some might think the wine behind the iconic label is an afterthought, but ultimately the product delivers the goods

https://www.winespectator.com/webfeature/show/id/Wine-Tip-Dom-Perignon-Champagne?utm_campaign=SipsTipsTRADE121118&utm_source=Sips-Tips-121118-TRADE&utm_medium=email

Boston councilors consider whether marijuana, liquor stores should be banned near addiction treatment centers

As communities across the state grapple with the deadly grip of the opioid epidemic, Boston city leaders are weighing whether restrictions should be placed on marijuana dispensaries and liquor stores to prevent them from opening their doors near substance abuse treatment centers.

https://www.boston.com/news/politics/2018/12/11/boston-city-council-marijuana-liquor-stores-addiction-treatment

 

State turns down license application for giant ‘Total Wine’ warehouse store in Hartsdale

The decision came after a three-hour special meeting in New York, with all three SLA commissioners voting against the license application. The board cited the number of wine purveyors already doing business in the area as a major reason for the denial.

https://www.lohud.com/story/news/local/westchester/greenburgh/2018/12/11/state-liquor-authority-no-total-wine-warehouse-store-hartsdale/2275172002/

Woodford Reserve unveils Old Fashioned Cocktail Syrup

Brown-Forman has launched Woodford Reserve Old Fashioned Cocktail Syrup to help bartenders deliver faster service.

https://www.thespiritsbusiness.com/2018/12/woodford-reserve-unveils-old-fashioned-cocktail-syrup/

The Field Guide To Italian Sparkling Wine

The world’s sparkling wine drinkers may be, essentially, divided into two camps: those that inadvertently call all sparkling wines Champagne and those that abhor that erroneous practice.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/jillbarth/2018/12/10/the-field-guide-to-italian-sparkling-wine/#6880d7c4ff89

Drink the World’s Best Dessert Wine With a Twinkie

But there is one thing that perhaps even the French don’t realize can improve this wine further: drinking it with a Twinkie.

http://www.grubstreet.com/2018/12/sauternes-best-wine-with-twinkies.html

THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO PAIRING ITALIAN WINE, CHEESE, AND CHARCUTERIE

Separately, both the wine and cheese are delicious. Together, their flavors marry to resemble the lightest cheesecake you’ve ever had — ripe, glistening fruit, decadent creaminess, and a bit of sweetness. Serve it with a few slices of Prosciutto di San Daniele to balance the sweetness, and you’ve officially elevated your evening.

https://vinepair.com/articles/the-definitive-guide-to-pairing-italian-wine-cheese-and-charcuterie/

Your Guide to Sustainable Wine Certifications

From organic and biodynamic to LEED-certifed, a variety of different programs certify eco-friendly wine. Here’s how to understand the logo on your bottle.

https://www.winemag.com/2018/12/11/sustainable-wine-certification-guide/

Hitting the Wrong (Tasting) Note?

ARE WINE TASTING NOTES INTERESTING?

How do we, as wine producers, communicate with our clientele—both direct-to-consumer and in the three-tier system—that our products are worthy of attention?

https://www.kionawine.com/news/2018-hitting-the-wrong-tasting-note?fbclid=IwAR2wfouWvetp49SrAtuvDII06bAh18rVVGYo5iKoVcUVrbvi8RxZX6AkOLs

 

New dawn for Sulphur Free Wines?

Adding ‘RDNT Genesis’ – the product produced by Red Dawn  – in very small amounts, around 2 grams for white wine per 100 litres, meant that because of its antioxidative properties no sulphites need to be added during the wine making process.

https://news.wine.co.za/News.aspx?NEWSID=33998&CLIENTID=&SPOTLIGHTID=

 

 

Why Gruet Partnered with a Native American Tribe to Grow Grapes

The collaboration between the sparkling wine producer and the Santa Ana Pueblo is bearing fruit beyond the business venture

https://daily.sevenfifty.com/why-gruet-partnered-with-a-native-american-tribe-to-grow-grapes/

How To Pair Wine And Chocolate

Chocolate and wine are two of life’s greatest pleasures, but pairing them elicits a challenge.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/michellewilliams/2018/12/13/how-to-pair-wine-and-chocolate/#366d838f586d

 

HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT TYPE OF WINE FOR EVERY ENTERTAINING OCCASION

Different occasions call for different guest lists and bottles, of course.

https://vinepair.com/articles/choose-right-type-wine-every-entertaining-occasion-flowchart/

 

What are synthetic wine corks made of?

The two main types of synthetic corks are made from either petrochemical-based plastics or plant-based plastics.

https://www.winespectator.com/drvinny/show/id/What-Are-Synthetic-Wine-Corks-Made-Of-57334

 

Cooking with Wine

Can You Use the Really Cheap Stuff, or Nah?

It’s always tempting to reach for the Two Buck Chuck. Does quality really make a difference when you’re cooking with wine?

https://www.bonappetit.com/story/cooking-with-wine-can-you-use-cheap-stuff

 

TOM AND JERRY, AMERICA’S FORGOTTEN CHRISTMAS COCKTAIL

It’s also a cocktail, a warm, eggnog-y drink that used to basically be liquid Christmas.

https://vinepair.com/wine-blog/tom-and-jerry-forgotten-christmas-cocktail/?utm_source=The+Drop+by+VinePair&utm_campaign=36e30d845a-Dec_13_2018&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b653fb8c99-36e30d845a-38937345&goal=0_b653fb8c99-36e30d845a-38937345&mc_cid=36e30d845a&mc_eid=d42ed911dc

 

Rioja Wine Gets a New Classification System

The new system moves Rioja wines away from oak-aging as the primary indication of quality. Instead, wineries are encouraged to champion regional microclimates and singular vineyard sites.

https://winefolly.com/review/rioja-wine-gets-a-new-classification-system/?utm_campaign=12%2F13%2F2018+-+Weekly%3A+Rioja+Wines++%28MbMdWG%29&utm_medium=email&_ke=eyJrbF9lbWFpbCI6ICJmcmFua2xpbmxpcXVvcnNAdmVyaXpvbi5uZXQiLCAia2xfY29tcGFueV9pZCI6ICJRZE5ZNHkifQ%3D%3D&utm_source=Wine+Folly+Newsletter

 

Opus One Sues Supplier Alleging Barrels Were Contaminated with TCA

A Napa Valley winery has filed a lawsuit for more than $470,000 over the sale of barrels allegedly contaminated with 2,4,6-trichloroanisole (TCA), according to court records.

https://www.winebusiness.com/news/?go=getArticle&dataId=207240

 

Total Wine and More Means Total Disruptor

But what really sets Total Wine apart from anyone else in the liquor industry, is its role as disruptor to the liquor legal landscape across the country.

http://irishliquorlawyer.com/total-wine-and-more-means-total-disruptor/

 

Label Lingo: Premier Cru vs. Grand Cru Champagne

What does it mean when you see premier cru or grand cru on a Champagne label?

https://video.winespectator.com/play/id/4651112516001/name/Label_Lingo:_Premier_Cru_vs+_Grand_Cru_Champagne_with_Duval+Leroy?utm_campaign=VTN121318&utm_source=Video-Theater-12-13-18&utm_medium=email

 

THE CURIOUS, WAX-COATED SAGA OF MAKER’S MARK’S ‘SLAM DUNK’ BOTTLES

Maker’s Mark’s iconic red wax seal makes it one of the most recognizable bottles on the brown liquor shelf. And it’s something Makers Mark takes very seriously.

https://vinepair.com/articles/makers-mark-slam-dunk-wax/?utm_source=The+Drop+by+VinePair&utm_campaign=87f7ab9ac3-Dec_14_2018&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b653fb8c99-87f7ab9ac3-38937345&goal=0_b653fb8c99-87f7ab9ac3-38937345&mc_cid=87f7ab9ac3&mc_eid=d42ed911dc

POLICE IN ITALY SEIZE 750,000 LITRES OF PROSECCO

Italian police have seized 750,000 litres of Prosecco from two producers after they were found to have both added extra sugar to the wine during fermentation to increase the alcohol content, and to have exceeded their production quota.

https://www.thedrinksbusiness.com/2018/12/police-in-italy-seize-750000-litres-of-prosecco/

Am I Supposed to Serve the Wine My Guest Brings to Dinner?

So do we have to serve the wine friends bring or should we tuck it away and serve the wine we’ve chosen for the meal?

https://www.thekitchn.com/do-you-serve-the-wine-guest-brings-to-dinner-265321

Shedding Light on Wine Fraud with NMR Fingerprinting

Wine forgery takes place on a global scale, but is on the rise in central Europe.

https://www.technologynetworks.com/tn/articles/shedding-light-on-wine-fraud-with-nmr-fingerprinting-313144

Looking for a low-gluten beer? Here’s what you need to know

But is it really possible to avoid gluten if you drink beer? Do different types of beers have different levels of gluten?

https://www.abc.net.au/news/science/2018-12-15/looking-for-a-low-gluten-beer-heres-what-you-need-to-know/10562248

 

Should cities and towns ban the small liquor bottles commonly referred to as ‘nips?’

A “nip” of an alcoholic beverage is a miniature 50 ml bottle that contains one measured shot of hard liquor. They are relatively inexpensive, running from $1 to $2 depending on the selection

https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/globelocal/2018/12/13/should-cities-and-towns-ban-small-liquor-bottles-commonly-referred-nips/encCPo3IEjCAt9WNGKe9tJ/story.html

 

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Titos 1.75L $29.99

Svedka 1.75L $19.99

Skyy 1.75L $21.99

Double Cross 750ml $29.99

Pinnacle 1.75L $16.99

Hammer & Sickle 750ml $19.99

Kettle One Botanicals 750ml $29.99

Grey Goose Liter $36.99

Deep Eddy 1.75L $21.99

Rum

Bacardi 1.75L $21.99

Captain Morgan 1.75L $24.99

Blue Chair Bay Rums 750ml $19.99

 

Gin

Tanqueray 1.75L $32.99

 

Whisky/Bourbon/Scotch

Souther Comfort Pepper 1.75L $28.99

Jim Beam 1.75l $29.99

Dewars 1.75L #32.99

VO 1.75L $21.99

 

Cordials

John Daly Sweet Tea 750ml $7.99

 

Tequila

Espolon $24.99

Cabo Diablo $19.99

 

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Franklin Liquors Wine Specials

October 27, 2015

Wine Specials

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Many More Specials In Store!

 

1.5L Specials

Bella Sera $12.99

Cavit $13.99

Woodbridge $11.99 ( Case of 6 @$10.99 Each)

BV Coastal $7.99

Barefoot $11.99

Beringer $9.99

Gabbiano $9.99

 

Blends

Episode Red Blend $179.99

Bledsoe Family Wine 1L $59.99

Apothic Red $9.99

Rufo Duro Red $12.99

 

Bordeaux

Chateau La Louviere White $49.99

Clos L’Eglise $84.99

 

Cabernet Sauvignon

Sivas-Sonoma $17.99

Robert Mondavi Oakville $45.99

Murphy Goode Alexander Valley $22.99

Drew Bledsoe Flying B $62.99

Borne Of Fire $19.99

Intrinsic $19.99

Bread And Butter $14.99

Avalon California $9.99

Klincher Brick $17.99

Matchbook $14.99

The Atom $9.99

Man $9.99

 

Chardonnay

Bread And Butter $14.99

Avalon California $9.99

The Atom $9.99

Golden $15.99

 

Italian

Cerro Chianti $12.99

Villa M Rosso $15.99

 

Pinot Grigio

Santa Margherita $19.99

Villa Maria $12.99

 

Lemberger

Kiona $11.99

 

Malbec

Black’s Station $11.99

Pendo Borges $14.99

 

Merlot

Ste Michelle Canoe Ridge $25.99

Petite Sirah

Lucky Star $9.99

Matchbook $16.99

 

Pinot Noir

Summerland Fiddlestix $49.99

Sokol Blosser $37.99

J Lohr Fogs Reach $27.99

Bread And Butter $14.99

Golden $15.99

 

Sauvignon Blanc

J Lohr Napa $16.99

Cense (Weight Watchers Approved! ) $12.99

 

Shiraz

Long Shadows Sequel $49.99

 

Sparkling

Banfi Rosa Regale $17.99

Amore DI Amanti Prosecco $9.99

Merotto Prosecco $15.99

 

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