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Extreme weather to blame as France’s wine output set to fall by 12% – The Guardian

Extreme weather to blame as France’s wine output set to fall by 12%  The Guardian

France’s wine output is expected to fall 12% this year, after spring frosts followed by summer heatwaves took a heavy toll on vineyards across the country.

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Enlightening Escapes: Learn Photography in Antarctica, Wine Tasting in Argentina, and More – Forbes


Forbes

Enlightening Escapes: Learn Photography in Antarctica, Wine Tasting in Argentina, and More
Forbes
Yes, lying on a sun lounger can give you headspace, enjoying a massage can make you zone out from the worries of the world and having, well, nothing to do (apart from plan your next meal) can give you that much-need break from life. But, by injecting

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China launches EU wine dumping investigation as dispute over solar power … – Washington Post (blog)


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China launches EU wine dumping investigation as dispute over solar power
Washington Post (blog)
BEIJING — China's Commerce Ministry announced Monday it has launched a formal investigation into claims that European Union countries are selling wine at unfairly low prices, as a prolonged dispute over Chinese solar power products continues to affect 
China starts anti-dumping probe against European wineseuronews
EU to Examine Whether China's Wine Imports Probe Violates WTO RulesWall Street Journal (India)
China investigating EU wineEuropean Voice

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China Hits Back at EU Wine Over Solar Panel Duties – Voice of America


Voice of America

China Hits Back at EU Wine Over Solar Panel Duties
Voice of America
BEIJING — China took aim on Wednesday at exports of the European wines favored by its growing middle class, responding to an EU move to impose anti-dumping duties of Chinese solar panels as tensions rise between two of the world's biggest trade
China Solar Panel Makers Brace For Tougher TimesForbes
EU Hits China With SolarPanel Duties in Biggest Dumping Row (1)Businessweek
UPDATE 3-China hits back at EU wine over solar panel dutiesReuters
RT –CNBC.com
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Thank The Simple Wasp For That Complex Glass Of Wine

Don’t swat away that buzzing wasp. It may help spread the yeast that starts the fermentation process in grapes while they’re still on the vine. The yeast carried by the wasp give wine its complexity, scientists say.

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Drinking wine could help to stop sunburn

Drinking wine or eating grapes could protect you from sunburn, according to a new study that found a chemical in the fruit can limit cell damage.
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