The Grapevine

Wine Stories Worth Sharing for November 30, 2017

November 30th, 2017

Your wine DNA, where bad wine goes to die, gadgets that make wine fun, and waterfalls and wineries. [level-members]

But first this: Climate change is having an effect not just on wine regions, but on entire wine countries.

Did someone say roadtrip? This might not be the best time of year, but waterfalls and wineries abound in New York’s Finger Lakes region.

If your distributor offered you a $350,000 bottle, would you stock it? Hypothetically, of course … A very expensive bottle of wine was recently sold at auction.

Gadgets that make wine fun. And might be someone’s idea of a perfect holiday gift.

Bad wine – or maybe just poorly marketed wine – gets a second life as ethanol.

To be filed under, “Uh, Really” is this report about “wine DNA” – yours not the grape’s – and the ability to tell you about your drinking preferences.