Industry Articles

How Much Is Too Much? 

Until recently, wine was assumed to be a natural, healthy product. But testing for pesticides has revealed that chemicals sprayed in the vineyard can appear in the final wine. As consumers become more savvy, says Sophie Kevany, the pressure to abandon pesticides will increase.

 

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Hidden Additives and Allergens in Beer and Wine

Found on: livingwithout.com

HIdden additives in beer and wine may be making you sick.

http://www.livingwithout.com/issues/2_2/hidden_additives-1318-1.html

 

 

 

Drink Your Way to Better Health? Organic Beer and Wine

Found on: one-earth.com

Consider organic options for your health and environmental benefits. And like eating organic food, you may just find that imbibing the brews is tastier, too!

http://www.one-earth.com/article/lauraklein/drink-your-way-better-health-organic-beer-and-wine

 

 

History With A Heartbeat

Found on: winespectator.com

Here's to Charlie Barra and all the unsung heroes of California wine.

http://www.winespectator.com/blogs/show/id/47910

 

Seeking value- and character - in California wine

Found on: sfgate.com

Article about Charlie Barra and the wines of Barra Wines and Girasole Vineyards

http://www.sfgate.com/wine/article/Seeking-value-and-character-in-California-wine-3848903.php

 

Wine As Therapy

Found on: qualitynutrients.com

A look at the health benefits of drinking wine, especially organic wine.  

http://www.qualitynutrients.com/Articles/WineTherapy2.htm

 

EU Wines May Now Be Labeled 'Organic'

By: Jane Anson
Found on: decanter.com

EU-produced organic wines have won the right to use the label ‘Organic Wine’ or ‘Vin Biologique’.

http://www.decanter.com/news/wine-news/530017/eu-wines-may-now-be-labelled-organic

 

Much Ado About Sulfites, French Wines and Organic Regulations
By: Howard Hewitt
Found on: palatepress.com

Commentary on the heated argument over sulfites and organic wine.

http://palatepress.com/2012/02/wine/much-ado-about-sulfites-french-wines-and-organic-regulations/

 

There's White Wine, Red Wine, and now, Green Wine
By: Heather Stober Fleming
Found on: southcoasttoday.com

A brief overview of the categories of wine: organic, biodynamic, sustainable.

http://www.southcoasttoday.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20110421/ENTERTAIN/104210304/-1/NEWSMAP

 

U.S. and Europe Have Different Definitions of Organic Wine
By: Dana Nigro
Found on: winespectator.com

A fight over labeling leaves American producers at odds over the meaning of organic.

http://www.winespectator.com/webfeature/show/id/46432/

 

"Green Wines" - Organic, Natural, Sustainable and Biodynamic

Presented By: Wine.com
Found on: http://teczcape.blogspot.com

A cool visual breakdown of what ist means for a wine to be labeled organic, etc.

http://teczcape.blogspot.com/2012/05/green-wines-organic-natural-biodynamic.html

 

A Fun Way to Discover Wine Aromas With Items Already in Your Kitchen and

The Trick To Identifying Wine Tastes

Found on: www.huffingtonpost.com

The two most important aspects of tasting wine are explored in these articles by a consultant at The Vines of Mendoza.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ross-szabo/3-steps-to-better-identif_b_1676883.html

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ross-szabo/wine-tasting-advice_b_1721582.html

 

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