News from around the web

News from around the web

The Ultimate Nightcap – Hot Chocolate with Red Wine?

Not sure what I think of this, not sure this is even worth trying. But we thought it was worth a share just in case you fancy giving it a try! Source: And here is a video that gives a little more detail… Ever since I saw this recipe on SAVEUR website I was […]

Do you think wine is the reason? The Worlds oldest twins drink a glass of wine a day, they say it does!

The world’s oldest living twin brothers, Paulus (l.) and Pieter Langerock from Belgium, 102, drink wine while sitting in their living room at the Ter Venne care home in Sint-Martens-Latem, Belgium. But despite their advice to get hitched, the pair have never married because they’ve always disapproved of each other’s choice of partner. The brothers […]

Finally a wine party trick that might just be worth trying! – This is Pretty Cool!

We search all around the web for the latest wine news, stories and funnies, 99% of which are not so good or worth sharing, but we thought this was a pretty cool (well maybe’s more interesting than cool) wine trick, I am going to see if I can get Neville & David to try this! […]

The World’s Most Expensive Wine Averages Over $15,000 Per Bottle

That’s based on a survey of 55,000 wine merchants encompassing more than 7 million wines A rare wine from France’s Burgundy vineyards has been named the world’s most expensive one, according to an annual ranking released by U.K. website WineSearcher earlier this month. Although experts expected Burgundy’s most famous fine wine — the Romanee-Conti — […]

Will the California wildfires make local wine undrinkable?

Multibillion-dollar industry at risk as state grapples with tens of thousands of acres of fire whose smoke could ‘infuse’ grape skin There are fears in California’s wine industry over the possible impact of raging wildfires and whether they could damage this year’s grape yield, potentially affecting the state’s multibillion dollar business. While safety for residents […]

“Wine Ice Cream” Is it Something You Can Eat And Get Drunk On?

When you’re depressed after a bad breakup, you have two cures: ice cream, with all of its comforting fat and sugar, and tons of alcohol When you’re depressed after a bad breakup, you have two cures: ice cream, with all of its comforting fat and sugar, and tons of alcohol, which may make you more […]

Wine Instead of a Bedtime Snack helps us lose Weight!

We thought this sounded like a pretty good plan, in fact any idea that helps lose weight and increases sex drive can’t be all bad, but especially when drinking a nice glass of red late in the evening is the plan! Find out what the guys at had to say about this…. Have you […]

From Coke Float To Wine Float?

We are used to seeing Coke floats during summer time (well, some of us) But this sounds pretty awful to me… What do you think? Stella Rosa Red Wine Floats Are The New Summer Drink! We don’t know about you, but we are celebrating National Ice Cream Month, so, any chance we get to fill […]

What do wine and duct tape have in common?

This made us laugh! Source:

Earliest ever Harvest for Napa Valley

The Latest news from Napa wineries is that it will be a record early harvest, but smaller than the last couple of years… California’s harvest season seems to be getting earlier as Mumm starts picking for sparkling wines. Mumm Napa is scheduled to kick off Napa Valley’s harvest season today in what will be its […]

The Secret Trick to Chilling Wine Instantly

Refrigerate? Ain’t nobody got time for that. When you’ve just bought a bottle of wine, it’s easy for your inner Veruca Salt to take over: You want it now. Not in the 2-3 hours it can take for it to cool in the fridge, an hour in the freezer, or even the 20 minutes it […]

Oregon matures into world-class wine and food destination

Corrections and clarifications: An earlier version of this story misstated the geographic relationship and topographical similarities between Burgundy and the Willamette Valley. WILLAMETTE VALLEY, Ore. — Oregon Pinot Noir has been riding a rising wave of popularity in the USA as well as around the world and there’s no better time than now to plan […]

French Wine Regions Champagne, Burgundy Win World Heritage Status

PARIS — France’s wine-making region of Champagne and a part of Burgundy have been granted “world heritage status” by the United Nations, giving a boost to the country’s drive to encourage tourism and revive its flagging economy. The designation by UNESCO, the United Nation’s cultural arm, is accorded to cultural and natural sites deemed significant […]

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