The Wines of Greece

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(whimsical music)>>(narrator) Greece is one of the most ancient wine-producing countries. 2,500 years before the Common Era, inhabitants of Crete likely learned to make wine from the nearby Egyptians. As the Greeks were a seafaring people, they later helped spread the cultivated vine to other parts of Europe.>>(speaking Greek)>>(narrator) Wine played a central role in […]

Lyrikal x Patrice Roberts x Millbeatz – Criminal Wine (Official Music Video) “2018 Soca” [HD]

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Lyrikal x Patrice Roberts – Criminal Wine (Official Music Video) “2018 Soca” (Trinidad)

Sweet and Spicy Libations: Wine in the Ancient Near East

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–of wine later on this evening. So I’m very pleased to introduce our speakers tonight, Andrew Koh and Joseph Green. Andrew Koh is assistant professor of classical studies at Brandeis. He received his PhD In art and archaeology of the Mediterranean world from the University of Pennsylvania in 2006, during which he was an associate […]

Sweetness of Wines: Sparkling Wine and The Joy of Secs 102.V2

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John: Today, we will be discussing the sweetness of wine again. In the last programme we looked at still wine. This time sparkling wine. Welcome Susan. Susan: Thank you, John, Good to chat again. J: So go on. Tell me, Susan, what are the different sweetness of wine terms and what do they mean? And […]

In Japan, This Black Vinegar Is Aged Like Wine

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(percussive music) – [Narrator] Vinegar is one of the oldest fermented foods in the world, but these days it seems to be having a bit of a moment. In the town of Kagoshima in Japan, you will find a special dark vinegar that has long been ahead of the times. – [Announcer] This Great Big […]

Three grocery store rosé wines under $20

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THE THE LAST THE LAST TIME THE LAST TIME THEY THE LAST TIME THEY WERE THE LAST TIME THEY WERE LOWERED THE LAST TIME THEY WERE LOWERED WAS THE LAST TIME THEY WERE LOWERED WAS DURING THE LAST TIME THEY WERE LOWERED WAS DURING THE THE LAST TIME THEY WERE LOWERED WAS DURING THE FINANCIAL […]

Ommegang Iron Throne – Fairgrounds Wine and Spirits

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What’s going on everybody! Welcome back to FairgroundsTV, I’m your host Peter Moeller. Today we have Ommegang’s latest installment. This is in conjunction with the TV show Game of Thrones and this is called Iron Throne. It’s six and a half percent alcohol by volume. It is a blonde ale, and it just came in […]

Jack Barrett Pinot Noir – Fairgrounds Wine and Spirits Video

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Hello everybody, I’m Peter Moeller of Fairgrounds Wine and Spirits in Danbury, CT and welcome back to Fairgrounds TV…How are we doing everybody? Welcome back. Happy Wine Wednesday to you all. Today we have Jack Barrett Pinot Noir. It is a Central Coast California Pinot Noir. Its vintage is 2010. Let’s give it a check […]

Nathan For You – Liquor Store

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IN SANTA CLARITA, CALIFORNIA, AND EVERY DAY, HE DEALS WITH A PROBLEM THAT HAS VEXED LIQUOR STORE OWNERS FOR YEARS. – WE ALWAYS HAVE TEENAGER TRYING TO COME AND BUY ALCOHOL. WE ALWAYS REFUSE THE SALE. – AS FAR AS I’M CONCERNED, NO BUSINESS SHOULD EVER HAVE TO TURN AWAY A PAYING CUSTOMER, SO I […]

Thieves Steal $55,000 Of Fine Wine From Landmark Wine & Spirits Store

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OF DOLLARS OF WINE FROM A BELOVED MENLO PARK INSTITUTION. IT HAPPENED AT BELTRAMO’S WINE AND SPIRITS STORE. KPIX 5 REPORTER DEVIN FEHELEY SAYS: IT’S A FINAL BLOW FOR THE STORE OWNERS WHO WERE ALREADY PREPARING TO CLOSE FOR GOOD. [NATS] THE THIEVES HAD A TASTE FOR THE GOOD STUFF… MAKING A BEELINE FOR THE […]