Tag: wine tourism

Factors Influencing Wine Tourism: A North Carolina Regional Case Study

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Wine tourism is a fast-growing industry, with many established and especially developing wine regions seeing an influx of visitors and associated increases in tourism revenues. Wine tourism is very helpful for individual wineries to sell their wines directly to the…

EVENT ALERT: Chinese Wine Symposium at U.C. Davis on March 26th

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PRESS RELEASE: U.C. DAVIS: “Foodies, wine and beverage industry professionals, and academics will explore the history and modern appreciation of Chinese alcoholic beverages, or “jiu,” at a daylong conference at UC Davis on March 26. “Understanding Jiu: The History and…

Book Review: Divine Vintage: Following the Wine Trail From Genesis to Modern Age by Randall Heskett and Joel Butler

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Divine Vintage: Following the Wine Trail From Genesis to Modern Age by Randall Heskett and Joel Butler is a fascinating account of the history of viticulture from the biblical age to modern times.  The authors stressed in the beginning that…