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Eco-Lessons from Wine

By Jensen Montambault, The Nature Conservancy Can you save the environment while relaxing with friends over a cup of vino? Science's answer to this question is a resounding, "maybe." It all depends…

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5 Things to Do With Bad Wine

By Sayward Rebhal, Networx Old wine, old wine. Hmm . . . well, itís not a problem I often come across, to be perfectly honest. Weíre pretty fond of spiky beverages, Ďround these parts. (Some of o…

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UK’s Ripening Wine Industry

Britain's climate and higher demand for locally produced wine has allowed the fine wine industry to grow as the United Kingdom's largest vineyard is built in East Sussex. Photo Credit: Anders Ljungber…

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Does Early Exposure to Alcohol Promote Responsible Drinking?

My son, for as long as I could remember, has enjoyed the act of toasting drinks. Maybe it is the resonant chime of glass tapping glass, the simple emulation of adult behavior, or just the communal spi…

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13 Uses for Wine Crates

Adam Verwymeren,†Networx Wine boxes are pretty easy to come by and are quite useful around the home. Used to ship higher-end wines, you can get your hands on these pine boxes for a bargain price o…

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Does Marketing Wine Need to be Gender Specific?

Granted, being a man, I am maybe not the most convincing authority on the matter of marketing to women. With that caveat out of the way, the issue of gender specific marketing is hardly a new one. Thi…

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Celebrate Fall Foods

While summerís bounty of fresh fruits and vegetables is hard to beat, fall offers plenty of tasty produce. Think about it, fallís biggest holiday, Thanksgiving, centers around food.†Maybe thatís why s…

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11 Great Ways to Reuse Cork

By Sheila Shaigany, Planet Green Contrary to popular opinion, cork is not endangered. In fact, it's renewable and helps the environment by encouraging vegetation. It's just being produced les…

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Why Is Red Wine Good For Your Heart?

By Sara Novak, Planet Green I stand by the research that my guilty pleasure, red wine is so loaded with antioxidants that itís necessary to indulge in it regularly. Itís known for polyphenols fo…

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There is No Accounting For Taste

Back in the 70s and 80s competing coffee companies would do just about anything to make their product the mainstay in your pantry (this was well before Starbucks, and the artisan coffee movements of t…

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