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No. 950 : : May 18, 2024
Assistant Editor : Natasha Vohra
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Blog : Beethoven turned blind perhaps due to Lead in cheap Wine
May 16: Ludwig van Beethoven who composed perhaps the best collection of unique symphonies of all time began losing his hearing in his 20s, seems to have had high level of lead poisoning caused by his love for drinking cheap sweetened wines- a possibility discovered by a team of experts from his DNA through the preserved locks of

Restaurant Feature : GRAND Performance by The Grand Hotel at DWC Dinner (#320)
May 18: The 320th event of the Delhi Wine Club (DWC) at The Grand (earlier The Grand Hyatt), was a roaring success with the flamboyant Michel Koopman, the new Vice President of the hotel since November last, pulling no stops to make the first Wine Dinner under his nose an enviable benchmark for the hotel which has already

Chianti Classico Wine Consortium completes 100 years
May 15: Consorzio Vino Chianti Classico (Association of Chianti Classico Wines) in Tuscany, the first Consortium founded in Italy, celebrated its 100th Anniversary yesterday on 14 May, 2024, when it organised in Florence a Global online Conference entitled ‘Back to the Future’, where President of the Consorzio, Giovanni Manetti also

Wine and Health : Research shows younger generation increasingly prefer NoLo wines
May 16: A recent Study conducted on over 2000 US adults drinking wine regularly. Divided into 3 groups. Found that the younger set under 40 was more inclined towards no- alcohol or low-alcohol wines whereas the older group drank for health reasons, as expected, with even the younger group conceding that wine has been a part of culture,

Indian Duty Free Shops overly expensive, avers Singapore Professor
May 18: Understanding the Indian market for both its potential as well as its idiosyncrasies has been outlined as fundamental to the success of expanding drinks businesses and the elements and pitfalls, according to Nirmalya Kumar, a Professor on Singapore, who say the Duty Free prices are among the highest in the world, writes

From Archives 2007: Arora Lambasts Government on Duties at IFE-India
May 16: Subhash Arora, President of the Indian Wine Academy, lambasted the government for irrational duties on wines during his sectorial presentation at the inauguration of the 5th edition of IFE-India yesterday. Arora was most critical of the Maharashtra government which increased the excise duties on wine imports across the board

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