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So where do the big names in the culinary world flock? To the hot scene at Miami's South Beach, where they attend the annual South Beach Wine and Food festival (SOBE).
Since the adult industry doesn't offer retirement packages, Cindy Taylor, along with her husband and two business partners, has launched her own line of tequila, dubbed Diosa (Spanish for 'Goddess'.)
Around the world, people’s relationship with alcohol varies greatly. In some places it is a point of national identity, in others it has become detrimental to a country's overall health.
Ray Isle, Executive Wine Editor of Food & Wine, discusses the status of 2009 and 2010 Champagne business.
$230,000 can buy you a brand new Ferrari Italia or a two-week stay at the Ritz in Paris. Instead, a private Asian bidder at a recent Sotheby's fine-wine auction in Hong Kong chose to spend it on a bottle of Bordeaux. The sale gave the 1869 Chateau Lafite vintage instant headlines and the distinction of the most expensive bottle of wine in the world.
Once reviled, Japan's koshu grapes could soon deserve a place among the world’s fine white-wine grapes as local producers change their winemaking practices. The NYT reports.
Fine wine now coming out of well-known regions in France is some of the best yet, experts say, and with so much good wine hitting the market, prices will be pushed lower, making it an opportune time to buy.
A strong rebound from the global recession and the elimination of wine-import taxes is driving the boom. “It’s unstoppable," says one local wine consultant.
Alternative investing is a big space; an alphabet soup of options to diversify your portfolio. From commodities to coins to cars, there's money to be made.
Here are some examples of rare and specialty wines that have captured collectors' attention. Click to see if they capture yours, too!
MillerCoors is trying to reduce the amount of water it uses to produce beer, through conservation on farms to changes in the manufacturing process.
After fierce competition in archery, barrel making, climbing and whiskey tasting, the winner of the Whiskey Olympics is ....
What do you do if you get fired from your job on Wall Street? If you're Josh Wortman, you head off to Ireland to compete in the Olympics of the whiskey world.
A crate of Scotch whisky that was trapped in Antarctic ice for a century was finally opened on Friday—but the heritage dram won't be tasted by whisky lovers because it's being preserved for its historic significance.
China is likely to drive global growth for years to come and businesses across the globe are positioning themselves for the doubling of the Chinese middle class in the next 20 years.
New York City is elbowing its way onto the wine scene, with its very own home-grown merlot, premium red and chardonnay. Hey, Vinny, getta load a this!
Taking a pocketbook approach to marijuana consumption, black-market prices make the weed more expense than alcohol and tobacco, but legalization could change that.
See which wines experts like Royal wine advisor Jancis Robinson and Wine TV creator Gary Vaynerchuk recommend for your holiday soiree.
Investors looking for variation from stocks, bonds and currencies could try investing in good wine, which has provided good returns over long periods of time, but should beware of unprofessional advice in the area.
Some investors have a taste for alternatives, such as collectible wine. Here are some examples of rare and specialty wines that have captured collectors' attention.