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Forbes lists ‘Eight environmentally friendly wines worth trying’

June 16, 2009 by  

Forbes.com recruited Matt Skinner, author of a new wine guide for beginners, Heard It Through The Grapevine, to take a look at some eco friendly wineries,  who are making efforts to produce a greener product. Included in Matt’s list are New Zealand’s Grove Mill, which claims to be the first carbon-zero winery in the world […]

The Green Movement: Organic, Biodynamic, and Sustainable Viticulture…too often it’s about bragging rights

January 14, 2009 by  

by JOHN K SOSNOWY from Wine Peeps Having spent over thirty years of my adult life intimately involved in agriculture, I understand from hands-on experience that the vineyard should not be a chemical plant. Good soil should not be over-fertilized, and vines should not be bombarded with fungicides, herbicides, and pesticides. I also believe that […]

Biodynamic Wines and Holiday Meals: Balance for Your Palate and Planet

January 13, 2009 by  

  by JACQUELINE CHURCH from Carrie&Danielle Picking wines for the next holiday meal? Consider Biodynamic and organic wines. No compromises necessary. What are Biodynamic Wines? Rudolph Steiner (founder of Waldorf Schools) began Biodynamic agriculture in 1928 in Europe. Today, Biodynamic viticulture continues to treat the entire farm as an organism seeking balance. Harmony with nature, […]

Solving The Carbon Footprint Crisis While Keeping The Booze Flowing

January 12, 2009 by  

by PHILIP WHITE from drinkster Bacchus only knows just how far The Wine Supply Chain Council  is willing to go to ensure wine drinkers make less of a mess of the global environment, but they’re having another talkfest in Melbourne next week. The shocking condition of Australia’s Murray-Darling Basin, with the cruel extant fact of […]

6 Inexpensive Eco-Friendly Wines for Your Wine Cellar.

January 12, 2009 by  

                  the daily green proves that going green doesn’t have to be expensive with their slideshow of ‘6 eco-friendly wines under $25’ Can Vendrell Cava Brut Reserva ($19 a bottle) Frog’s Leap Sauvignon Blanc ($17 a bottle) Ponzi Vineyards Pinot Gris ($17 a bottle) Frey Vineyards Syrah ($11.25 a bottle) Coturri Winery Zinfandel ($25 a […]