Gary Vaynerchuk designed Virgin America’s new in-flight wine program, and his Wine Library TV show is slated to be aired during flights. In addition, an in-flight wine tasting with the online wine personality is planned for the summer in First Class.
White dog, or unaged whiskey, is all the rage these days. The clear grain distillate is untouched by oak, which gives whiskey much of its taste and color.
Bud Light, owned by Anheuser-Busch InBev NV, will take over from Coors Light, brewed by MillerCoors, as the official sponsor of the NFL starting in 2011.
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Cava must be made using the traditional sparkling-wine method, like Champagne, although the grapes are different from those used in French bubbly.
The Wine Institute presented Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi with its annual leadership award during its Washington Week lobbying visit.
A blackmailer threatened to poison the vines of Romanée-Conti, one of the world’s most expensive wines, if the Burgundian producer didn’t pay out 1 million euros.