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    Is Climate Change Ruining Wine Corks (VIDEO)

    Is Climate Change Ruining Wine Corks? (VIDEO) 0 Study Claims Rising Temperatures Tainting Wine: Is it True? Screw-caps or natural wine corks? Climate change has the wine closure conversation heating up. In this video, Wine Oh TV’s Monique Soltani asks the experts and finds out if global warming is impacting wine corks and ruining your favorite bottle of red wine or white wine.

    15 readers - By Wine Oh TV

    Make Your Next Wine Country Getaway a Touchdown

    Dolphins, 49ers and Bears…oh my! Football season has officially arrived and Touring & Tasting is here to be your quarterback in the ...

    8 readers - By Ken's Wine Guide Blog

      Bringing Wine Country Living to Lowcountry Living

      WineFashionista - - 7 readers - I grew up spending two weeks each summer going to Hilton Head Island in South Carolina with my family. The Lowcountry is a special place for me. Those summers were idyllic. I love the beauty of the marshes and the long, wide sandy beaches with sand dunes and sea oats. This is my second home (thanks Dad for retiring there!).

      Bringing Wine Country Living to the South Carolina’s Lowcountry

      WineFashionista - - 6 readers - I grew up spending two weeks each summer going to Hilton Head Island in South Carolina with my family. The Lowcountry is a special place for me. Those summers were idyllic. I love the beauty of the marshes and the long, wide sandy beaches with sand dunes and sea oats. This is my second home (thanks Dad for retiring there!).

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      Santa Barbara Vintners 24rd annual Celebration of Harvest Festival!

      …The Santa Barbara Vintners is pleased to announce the dates and schedule of events for the 24th Annual Celebration of Harvest Weekend October 10-13, 2014 in Santa Barbara Wine Country. The popular fall weekend celebrates the grape harvest when the nearly one hundred and fifty members of the association come together to share harvest tales and pour…

      1 readers - By Goddess of Wine

      San Luis Obispo County: October 2014 Events

      …:30pm; Session Two: 6:30 - 9:30pm Get dressed up in your finest lederhosen and head to the iconic Madonna Inn for traditional German food and world-class beer. Ein Prosit! Harvest Wine Weekend Paso Robles Wine Country October 17 - 19 With over 140 weekend activities at various wineries, if you plan on attending this vinous celebration, you're faced…

      3 readers - By Elizabeth in SLO

      Discovering Burgundy, a week in Pugliny Montrachet

      … is Beaune and Puligny Montrachet is about 8 miles from Beaune. Getting to Puligny Montrachet from Beaune is a spectacular drive with vineyards all around. We look forward to discovering the Burgundy wine region during the week. The post Discovering Burgundy, a week in Pugliny Montrachet appeared first on Wine Country Getaways.…

      4 readers - By Wine Country Getaways

      Catch the Crush a Yakima Valley harvest tradition

      … the Yakima Valley (along with Spring Barrel Tasting in April and Thanksgiving in Wine Country). Because Catch the Crush occurs right in the middle of harvest, it gives wine lovers the opportunity to see wineries in action when they are harvesting fruit, crushing grapes and fermenting new wines. Each winery provides a slightly different experience…

      3 readers - By Great Northwest Wine

      September 27th at VINTAGES rolls into October 2nd with Taste Ontario

      …Taste Local, Love Local Photo (www.lcbo.com) This coming weekend’s VINTAGES release will parlay values from around the globe into the meeting place of Ontario stores. Many of the bargains tie directly into a PB and J campaign, a parochial bandwagon advertising juggernaut. The LCBO and Wine Country Ontario‘s #Tastelocal, #Lovelocal and #LCBOGolocal…

      1 readers - By Godello

      About Wine

      … at a street air. Then: the coup de grâce de grace. As if telling the world I was a man now learned of a better way, I propped my only wine book, Windows on the World, onto the counter next to the scene. A solo sophisticate! So much for beer and horror movie night. Years later I began to explore Napa. Then Sonoma. Livermore. I headed up to wine country…

      4 readers - By Stark Insider

      S.Y. Kitchen

      …. The atmosphere and food at S.Y. Kitchen is a great addition to the Santa Ynez area. Chefs and brothers Luca & Francesco Crestanelli are bringing some new and exciting farm-to-table flavors to this valley. Put this one on your list next time you’re exploring Santa Barbara County Wine Country. Cheers! S.Y Kitchen www.sykitchen.com 1110 Faraday St, Santa…

      1 readers - By Winery Explorers

      Take a drive on Westside Road – wine, trees and river

      …Mill Creek Winery on Westside Road Why To Take a drive on Westside Road Westside Road is one delightful wine country backroad. It is one of our favorites and we think the next time you are in the Healdsburg area, you should take a drive on Westside Road. Here is why. Not only will you find wonderful wineries, but the scenery is spectacular…

      5 readers - By Wine Country Getaways

      Pointing the finger at Finger Lakes Wines in New York State

      …For an expat living in the US, placing the Finger Lakes Wine Country on a map was a necessity. I knew wine had been grown within New York State for a long time – since 1829 in fact – but proximity, knowledge and the need for a tasting or two required further research. With the help of a Book and Wine combo club I initiated a long time ago called…

      1 readers - By Jambip

      Win Two Tickets to Vintages “Taste Ontario” Event in Toronto, Oct 2

      …Win Two Tickets to Vintages “Taste Ontario” Event in Toronto, Oct 2 Wine Country Ontario wants you and a guest to have the opportunity to taste over 100 premium wines from some of Ontario’s finest producers. They’ve given me a pair of tickets to give away and it’s an easy to enter. But first, the details of the event: Taste Ontario Walk-around…

      6 readers - By Uncork Ontario

      Where is the Priorat?

      … highest official wine region designation, DOQ. Only the Rioja wine region has this same designation from the Spanish government. We were lucky enough to visit this astonishing wine country last Fall. If you schedule a trip to Barcelona, consider a trip to this wonderful wine country. There are wine touring guides that include plenty of places to lodge…

      3 readers - By Wine Country Getaways

      Discover the Alexander Valley wine route

      …Field Stone winery on the Alexander Valley wine route Discover the Alexander Valley wine route this Fall This is one of wine country’s great backroads. The Alexander Valley in this stretch is also known as Highway 128. It travels from just north of the wine country town of Healdsburg all the way to Calistoga in the Napa Valley. Begin your…

      4 readers - By Wine Country Getaways

      Carneros for a quick wine country getaway

      …Jacuzzi Vineyards is less than an hour from San Francisco Carneros is a quick wine country getaway Carneros is a terrific wine country to visit. It is a quick and easy ride from San Francisco or Oakland. When traffic is light, you can be there in slightly less than one hour. Carneros wine country in some respects is lost in the shadow of the great…

      3 readers - By Wine Country Getaways