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Martini-Drinking Pink Elephant
The bespectacled, cocktail-sipping pachyderm is a strange but fitting liquor store mascot.
Added by howardfeingold
Found: Three Cases of Madeira Bought for John Adams’ Presidency
The wine still tastes pretty decent.
July 10, 2017
Found: A Hidden Request on the Back of an Ancient, Rare Pottery Shard
It’s one guy asking another to send some wine and food over.
June 16, 2017
How Noble Rot Makes for a Better, Peachier White Wine
Scientists compared how different fungi affect a wine's bouquet.
May 30, 2017
Historic Wine Cellar of Strasbourg Hospital
This 14th century wine cellar is home to the oldest barrel-stored wine in the world.
Added by bludgusc
Vectorr Train Prototype
A working model of a pressure-driven, high-speed rail whizzes around a private vineyard.
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Berlin’s Secret Cold War-Era Vineyard
This tiny, hidden vineyard planted at the birthplace of the first computer produces only 350 bottles of wine each year.
January 04, 2017
Villa Caldari, Italy
Cammino di San Tommaso Fountain of Wine
An Italian vineyard invites religious pilgrims to stop by 24/7 to get their drink on, for free.
Added by Christine Williamson
Radical Wine Terrorists Flood French Town In Red
They have some grievances.
August 05, 2016
Found: A Stash of 19th Century Wine Abandoned by Nazi Sympathizers
It's still good!
June 08, 2016
French Farmers Hijack Trucks, Dump Out Spanish Wine in Angry Protest
Many gallons of red wine were set free.
April 06, 2016
A Look At Mr. Wonderful's Secret Society for Wine Snobs
February 09, 2016
no one's watching week
The Mendocino Vineyard Where Inmates Pick the Grapes
December 30, 2015
South River Vineyard
When a guy acquired a free church, he hauled it away piece-by-piece to make it the tasting hall at his vineyard.
Added by Kevin Lo
Sitting in the basement of a castle, the largest wine barrel in the world is bigger than most apartments.
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Abandoned landscape once home to "the world's largest winery."
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