Posts Tagged ‘ Research ’

WHO: Europeans drink 12,5 liters of alcohol per annum

Mar 29th, 2012 | By
WHO: Europeans drink 12,5 liters of alcohol per annum

Europeans consume on average 12,5 liters alcohol per person per year, or the equivalent of 3 glasses of wine per day, says the WHO in […]



Spotted-wing drosophila threatens European vineyards

Nov 22nd, 2011 | By
Spotted-wing drosophila threatens European vineyards

Drosophila suzukii or Cherry vinegar fly, a type of fruit fly endemic to Japan and Asia, poses a serious threat to European wine and fruit […]



Roman wine jars found off Albania

Aug 26th, 2011 | By
Roman wine jars found off Albania

A team of American and Albanian archeologists found a well preserved Roman ship wreck off the Albanian coast with 300, unfortunately empty wine jugs, reports […]



Oldest wine-making facility discovered

Jan 12th, 2011 | By
Oldest wine-making facility discovered

A team of archaeologists from Armenia, Ireland and the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) found a six thousand years old wine-making facility in […]



Wine cheaper than water in New Zealand

Oct 18th, 2010 | By
Wine cheaper than water in New Zealand

Researchers at the University of Otago in New Zealand claim that wine in their country is cheaper than water. A standard glass of bulk wine […]



Moderate drinkers live longer

Sep 14th, 2010 | By
Moderate drinkers live longer

Abstaining is just as bad for your life expectancy as heavy drinking and moderate drinkers live longer, a new study shows. Scientists examined the association […]



Study: even moderate drinking increases breast-cancer risk

Aug 25th, 2010 | By

According to a study by the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle, even moderate alcohol consumption increases the risk of breast cancer. Women who […]



Plastic disc preserves freshness of open wine

Jun 15th, 2010 | By
Plastic disc preserves freshness of open wine

The Australian inventor Barry Rees has invented a thin plastic disc that preserves the freshness of an opened bottle of wine for several days. You […]



Study: Moderate drinkers healthier because of lifestyle

May 20th, 2010 | By
Study: Moderate drinkers healthier because of lifestyle

Moderate drinkers are healthier than teetotalers, but alcohol has nothing to do with it. According to a French study published in the European Journal of […]



Suffering from allergies? Drink less wine!

May 7th, 2010 | By
Suffering from allergies? Drink less wine!

It’s the season of allergies. If you are currently sniveling and sneezing, trying to get through the day, it might be a good idea to […]