Category Archives:

Wine app Drync delivers wines to consumers local shop

US wine app Drync has launched a new feature that allows customers to buy online and have their wine shipped to a local wine retailer for pickup – a move it claims turns local shops into the world’s largest wine store. The new feature will turn local wine shops into a network, Drync claims, making up the world’s largest wine store and offering 30,000 wines for delivery and local pick up.

Reblogged 2 years ago from

Conviction for refusing to spray vines with pesticides is overturned in Burgundy

Few wine drinkers consider pesticides a required ingredient but a vineyard owner in Burgundy had to resort to the courts to uphold his right to keep them from his latest vintage. Emmanuel Giboulot, 53, won broad support last year when he refused a government edict to spray pesticide on his vines near Beaune in the celebrated Côte d’Or region of France.

Reblogged 2 years ago from