Scotch for Your Car; Hip-Hop Bubbly
Scientists in Scotland have developed a new biofuel made from two common whiskey by-products. [Decanter]
Branson Belchie, a/k/a Branson B., hip-hop's unofficial sommelier, launched his own critically acclaimed champagnes in 2005 and is now peddling them more widely. [MSNBC]
Sauvignon Blanc is the world's safety wine: Planted all over the globe, it takes on different characteristics depending on the region. [Wall Street Journal]
A new study reveals that middle-aged women who drink just one glass of wine a day could double their risk of a common type of breast cancer. [Daily Mail]
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