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November 30, 2013
Ice wines a cool favorite for holidays
Leaving grapes to freeze on the vine seems like a recipe for stone cold failure. But under the right conditions, the grapes that come in from the (extreme) cold can produce delicious dessert wines that are a cool favorite for holiday pairings. What to call it? It depends on where...
life / food
November 30, 2013 - 7:16am
Members wanted for ND's grape and wine committee
business / / news
June 30, 2013 - 11:00am
February 20, 2013
US winery experiments with aging wine in ocean
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- An experiment in the age-old art of winemaking began on Wednesday as a California winery submerged four cases of Cabernet Sauvignon in Charleston Harbor to see how the ocean affects the aging of the wine. Mira Winery of St. Helena, Calif., placed the bottles...
business / / nation and world / news
February 20, 2013 - 11:00pm
August 8, 2011
Minn. winery uses homegrown grapes
RICHWOOD, Minn. (AP) -- Owners of a small Minnesota winery that celebrated Bottling Days earlier this month say state-grown grapes have never been better. Richwood Winery is about 10 miles north of Detroit Lakes, a northwestern Minnesota summer hotspot, and 50 miles east of Moorhead...
August 8, 2011 - 7:18am
Small Minnesota winery highlights homegrown grapes
RICHWOOD, Minn. (AP) -- Bottling Days occur once a year at the Richwood Winery, where a half-dozen people who work for wine gather in a garage-turned-laboratory to help fill, cork, cap, box and store 6,000 bottles of the red, white and blue. This year they celebrated the coming-out...
August 8, 2011 - 1:00am
February 2, 2011
N.D. wine makers may sell directly to stores
BISMARCK (AP) -- North Dakota wine makers have taken a step toward selling their product directly to stores. North Dakota law now allows wine makers to sell directly to consumers. But to sell their wine in stores, they have to go through a liquor wholesaler first. The state House...
business / / news
February 2, 2011 - 8:08am
January 13, 2010
Red, white or green? Calif. wine choices expand
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Consumers of California wine easily can tell a red cabernet from a white chardonnay. Soon they will have a tool to determine whether it's green. Officials at the industry-backed Wine Institute announced a program Wednesday that outlines steps growers and...
January 13, 2010 - 6:12pm
August 28, 2009
A Serious Judge
August 28, 2009 - 8:07am
August 25, 2009
How to do it better
I'm taking my annual one-column breather from the nation's political storms to promote not-exactly-earthshaking ideas that have been bugging me and, maybe, you. This year: golf on television, parking your car, simplifying voicemail and non-alcoholic beer (also wine). Golf: Prior...
editorials / opinion
August 25, 2009 - 7:14am
August 24, 2009
Experts to vote on best cold climate wine
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Fifteen wine experts will gather at the University of Minnesota's St. Paul campus on Tuesday for a unique wine tasting. They'll vote for their favorite wines made from fruits grown in cold climates. Organizers say it's the only competition for these cold-weather...
August 24, 2009 - 4:26pm
August 5, 2009
Wine stolen, then returned to store
HOPKINTON, Massachusetts (AP) -- A $20,000 bottle of wine stolen from a liquor store has been returned unopened. The bottle of 1945 Mouton Rothschild plus three other bottles of wine valued at $300 to $875 were stolen from Hopkinton Wine & Spirits last week. Store security video...
crime / news
August 5, 2009 - 8:17am
February 26, 2009
Arts Center to host wine tasting
The Jamestown Arts Center Board of Directors is hosting a Wine and Cheese Tasting Event Saturday at the Arts Center, 115 Second St. S.W. The tasting begins at 7 p.m. and ends at 9 p.m. Five tables will offer different wines and cheeses to sample and one will be a dessert table with...
February 26, 2009 - 7:43am
February 11, 2009
ND Senate: Wine budget can afford Champagne taste
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- North Dakota senators want to make it possible to quench a Champagne thirst on a wine budget, at least where the taxes are concerned. North Dakota's tax on sparkling wines is double the levy that's imposed on regular still wine. On Tuesday, the Senate voted...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am