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A Wine Fermenting Robot

Dr.Donato Lanai of Enosis Applied-Research Center in Fubine, Italy, has created Genesis. A smart wine fermentor that monitors the fermentation process very closely for small 100 pound batches to optimize flavor and texture. Lanati created the Gensis to vinify grapes from various Italian regions (Piedmont, Calabria, Sicily, etc.) and his experimental vineyards. The Genesis is […]

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3 Places to Never Keep Your Wine

•In your refrigerator Most refrigerators are set to somewhere around 35° which is much cooler than the recommend 55° which we have our Wine Lockers set to here at AutoVino. A big issue with regular refrigerators is the lack of moisture, which usually leads to the drying out of the cork and letting air into the […]

Napa Valley Grapegrowers' Farmworker Foundation
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Record Attendance at the Napa County Pruning Contest

Under wonderful sunny skies, the Napa Valley Grapegrowers’ Farmworker Foundation held its fifteenth Annual Napa County Pruning Contest. The business’ best vineyard specialists tested one another’s specialty, aptitude, and velocity at pruning Napa Valley vineyards. 85 men took an interest in the men’s division and 13 ladies contended in the women’s division. Starting at 9 a.m. […]

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A Look at 2016 – A New Age for Wine

As the rest of the world changes, so does the world of wine. Apps, like WineRing, will help you find new favorite wines, “wine red” has become a color for fashionable shoes, and the French are beginning to make English Sparkling Wine. 2016’s top grape… Cabernet Franc In France’s Loire Valley, the cabernet franc is […]

Top 5 drinks of 2015
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Top 4 Drinks of 2015

Forbes wrote an article on their top four drinks of 2015.  Have a look below: 1. Kim Crawford Fizz Methode Traditionnelle A radiant gold sparkling wine that’s 40% chardonnay and 60% pinot noir. 2. Koval Millet Whiskey Koval is the first commercially available whiskey from the downtown Chicago duo of Robert and Sonat Birnecker. Millet is a […]

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Burger King’s Whopper Wine

Burger King is celebrating their 40th anniversary of the first European franchise opening in Madrid by offering a limited edition wine at their restaurants in Spain. In partnership with La Despensa Ingredientes Creativos, they have crafted a beautifully packaged wine. Pricing and availability has not yet been announced.   See more on the Burger King […]

Wine Ring - the app
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Choosing Wines With an App

Finding wines to meet your specific taste isn’t the easiest task. Pam Dillon is trying to make it easier, with her new company Wine Ring, Inc. the creators of a personalized wine menu iPhone app. Wine Ring is the newest Wine app to market, and so far, the only one set to help you find your […]