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Is size important when it comes to wine glasses?
…If your wine was served in a smaller glass, would you drink less… of it? That is the question being posed in a study, published in the BMJ, into the growing size of wine… 66ml in the 1700s to 449ml today - a near sevenfold increase - and wine drinking…


Art and wine: Learning to paint while drinking
… me unlock my creative genius, the wine is helping quell my nerves. Over the last… are going for drinks after work, they are hungry for something different to do. Wine


Saudi Prince bin Salman 'was mystery buyer' of $320m house
…. The house, near Versailles, has a wine cellar, a cinema and a moat with koi, sturgeon…


Westminster rape victim 'did not resist sex'
… to drink wine. CCTV captured them dancing in an empty Westminster Hall before… said he put on some music while she poured the wine. She then asked him to dance…


Cambridge relics of '18th Century Starbucks' found
… have also drank ale and wine and eaten food ranging from pastry-based snacks…


Newspaper headlines: 'Horror attack' as UK diplomat murdered
…. Brexit bubbles And back to Brexit, the Guardian reports that English wine sales… are "bubbling over" as the "fall in the pound hits foreign fizz". English sparkling wine


Turning the cactus into a cash crop
… such as yogurts, jams and wine. The BBC's Africa Business Report went along to her workplace…


'World's oldest wine' found in 8,000-year-old jars in Georgia
… evidence of grape wine-making. The earthenware jars containing residual wine compounds…, the earliest evidence of wine-making was from pottery dating from about 7,000 years ago… for the production of wine," said co-author Stephen Batiuk, a senior researcher at the University…


Booze calculator: What's your drinking nationality?
… from malted barley count as beer, those from fermented grapes as wine, and all… harsh droughts. Fortified wines such as port, made with a hybrid fermentation… process that includes distillation, are separated from regular wine and listed…


World wine production 'to hit 50-year low'
…Global wine production is expected to fall to its lowest in more than 50 years…, according to the International Organisation of Vine and Wine (OIV). The group blamed… wine production will fall 23% to 39.3 million hectolitres. Levels will drop 19…