Same wine, different bottle. Native vs. imported wine grapes. And trouble in vineyards across Europe. [level-members]
Bloomberg gives us the inside scoop on picnic-friendly wine packaging. Don’t get your hopes up for finding a bottle of the 40 Ounce Rosé, which sold out almost immediately. They do spotlight some other options. Read the full article here.
It’s hard not to love a website called The Academic Wino, at least if you’re a geek like I am. Their article on the environmental impact of planting native grapes vs. introduced grapes is a great geeky read. Really geeky. Chemical equations and all.
Finally, we have crummy news from all across Europe, where frost – “fatal frost” – has done tremendous damage to the wine grape crop. Here’s a selection of the coverage.