About 22,000 years ago, as the ice sheets that consumed much of North America and Europe began retreating, humans started to consume a fruit that today brings joy to millions of wine drinkers around the world: grapes.
Online commerce colossus eBay on Thursday opened a virtual wine shop.
A group of wine cooperatives in southwest France has joined forces with leading scientists to "liberate" the flavours most prized by consumers in growing wine markets, from China to the US.
University of Adelaide wine staff and students have developed a free iPad app that will help consumers learn more about the wines they are drinking and keep track of their favourites.
Not all wines are created equal; neither are all wine tasters.
According to new research, wine promoters may want to spend more money on brochures and flyers and less money on wine tastings as they market to novice wine drinkers. A recent study published in Cornell Hospitality Quarterly ...
Wine drinkers know that swirling a good vintage around in a glass aerates the wine and releases its bouquet. Just how the process known as "orbital shaking" works, however, has been something of a mystery.