Terroir Vino – 7th Edition – Where wine, people and the web meet

Monday June 13th 2011 Magazzini del Cotone, Genoa Ancient Port With the support of: Regione Liguria, Provincia di Genova, Comune di Genova TerroirVino (http://www.terroirvino.com) was created by TigullioVino.it. This wine portal, created in April 2000, has become the reference for wine and food information on the Web in Italy. The project consists in presenting to the trade … Continue reading

Baratto Wine Day at TerroirVino in Genova

The whole day dedicated to the free barter of wine. It will take place on Monday June 13th, 2011, during Terroir Vino, the new edition of Baratto Wine Day (BWD). The appointment is at Magazzini del Cotone in Genova, inside the Porto antico area, from 10 am to 8 pm. During the whole manifestation it will be possible … Continue reading

Launch of new Jack Daniel’s based ready-to-drink beverages

“Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey announces the release of its new Tennessee Whiskey-based ready-to-drink beverages in the United States. Scheduled to hit shelves in March in most U.S. markets, the perfectly mixed beverages offer consumers a convenient way to enjoy the legendary Jack Daniel’s Old No. 7 with some of America’s favorite mixers. For the Jack … Continue reading

Let’s play a wine game!

  Aromaster is a wine tasting educational tool and a friendly game, designed by professionals as a library of wine smells, combining 80 most common wine aromas, bouquet and faults found in sparkling, white, red and sweet wines across the globe. By using Aromaster, you will gradually develop your wine tasting skills allowing you to … Continue reading

Camitz – the Sparkling Vodka

If you want to celebrate with something a little bit different, you could find yourself drinking this truly original 40% alcohol by volume (abv) sparkling vodka. Camitz Sparkling Vodka is a unique 100% all natural and refreshing Sparkling Vodka made in Sweden. They use only the highest quality grain from the celebrated wheat fields of … Continue reading

The Gems Among Champagne’s Smaller Producers

December is the month Champagne producers love best, because as much as 40% of their annual  retail sales takes place during the holiday time.  An overwhelming amount of the Champagne sold will be by eight large brands:  Moët & Chandon, Veuve Clicquot, Pommery, Nicolas  Feuillatte,  G.H. Mumm, Laurent-Perrier,  Lanson, and Piper-Heidsieck. These eight Champagne brands … Continue reading

Infinium – Champagne-like Beer

Over 60 percent of men would opt to toast with beer versus champagne, if given the choice.  Thanks to Infinium™, a crisp, new champagne-like beer that sets a new standard in brewing, men now have the ultimate drink with which to celebrate this holiday season. Debuting in early December, the premiere sparkling brew is the … Continue reading

Top 10 Culinary Guides

Hungary CAROLYN BANFALVI Author of the definitive “Food Wine Budapest,” Carolyn specializes in arranging individual tours of Budapest’s markets and restaurants which includes cooking a meal with the purchased ingredients She also takes people on gastronomic tours of the Tokaj wine region, with the next scheduled one being on October 9 to coincide with the … Continue reading

Audemars Piguet launches the magnificent Millenary Minute Repeater

This is one that defies the art of watch-making. It is believed that the audible indication of the time, initially created to “tell” the time in the dark in an age when electricity had not yet been invented, is one of the oldest of all horological complications. Audemars Piguet has made it part of its fundamental … Continue reading

Merus Winery by UXUS Design

The Tasting room // photo © Dim Balsem The “Golden State” // California, accounts for nearly 90% of the American wine production; Merus Winery which is located in Napa Valley, CA accounts for a fraction of this production.  Napa County, once the producer of many different crops, is known today for its exquisite wine industry, it is … Continue reading