Wine waste turned into biofuels

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Avinash Karpe, a PhD student at Swinburne University of Technology in Melbourne, has worked out how to turn wine waste into compounds that can be used to create ethanol and other biofuels by using fungi to break it down. According to Karpe: “Various …

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Niagara Wine Festival has something for everyone

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The Niagara Wine Festival continues this weekend at Montebello Park with live music, tasty food and of course… lots of gourmet wine. The great weather and good company made for a perfect pairing at the festivities, as guests sampled wines from across the …

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Wine Tasting Gala is swiftly approaching

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The planning for Webster Comfort Care Home’s tenth annual Wine Tasting Gala, being held from 6:30-9:30 p.m. on Friday, October 24 at Webster Golf Club, 440 Salt Road, is underway. For the second time, the beautiful Winter Getaway in Summerland Key, Fla.

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Wine With Me – Episode 3: Smelling Wines

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The Wine with Me podcasts are continuing our venture into the 5 S’s of wine: See. Swirl. Smell. Sip. Savor. Today, we smell. I’m Tracy Byrnes, Fox Business anchor and Wine With Me columnist, and let me tell you, it’s not rude to smell your glass of …

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China misses its 'gateway wine'

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Every wine lover has a story of the first sip that drew them in. More often than not, it was not a glass a highly complex and expensive Bordeaux. It was likely an unsophisticated yet tantalizing bottle that rocked their world. My gateway drug to wine way …

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