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Saturday 10 October 2015

red wine

US red wine contains high levels of arsenic

Nearly all red wine produced in the US contains arsenic in amounts that well exceed the limit allowed in drinking water, a study has found.

Thursday, October 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Burger King releases its own ‘Whopper’ wine

Fast food restaurant Burger King has released its own red wine brand, Whopper Wine, to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the opening of Burger King’s first branch in Spain.

Monday, September 28th, 2015 No Comments »

Red wine could slow brain ageing by 7.5 years

Red wine could play a significant role in slowing down the brain’s ageing process and help battle the onset of Alzheimer’s, a recent study suggests.

Thursday, August 6th, 2015 No Comments »

Red wine can help you lose weight

Resveratrol, an antioxidant found in the skin of red grapes, has been found to reduce weight gain by turning “white” fat into calorie-burning “brown” fat.

Monday, June 22nd, 2015 2 Comments »

Taste perception higher with lower alcohol wines

Taste perception is increased when we drink lower alcohol wines rather than those with a high abv according to a new study by Spanish neuroscientists.

Monday, March 23rd, 2015 2 Comments »

Baron: red wine is made from the skins

The quality of the skins is the determining factor as to whether a red wine will be good or not according to the chief winemaker of Silver Oak in California.

Friday, March 6th, 2015 1 Comment »

Winery launches ‘wine and sex’ nights

Bodegas Monje in Tenerife has launched a series of “Wine & Sex” nights involving erotic games at its winery in the Canary Islands.

Monday, February 23rd, 2015 3 Comments »

Red wine more romantic than oysters

Red wine is more likely to put Brits in the mood for romance than oysters, whipped cream or asparagus, according to Bookatable.

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Moderate drinking beneficial only to few

A glass of wine a day can protect against heart disease, but only if you carry a specific gene present in just 15% of the population.

Friday, November 14th, 2014 No Comments »

‘Sonic’ decanter ready to launch

A decanter that claims to be able to improve the taste of wine using sound waves is on the cusp of being commercialised via a Kickstarter campaign.

Friday, October 24th, 2014 No Comments »

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