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Red Wine Component May Combat Lung Diseases

Fans of red wine have a new reason to raise a glass — resveratrol, found in red wine and grapes, has been shown to fight a variety of respiratory diseases, reports a new study. Source: Red Wine Component May Combat…

Great Meeting Locations For Your Group

Wine can be a great addition for most any occasion. If done correctly, in the right setting, wine can add anticipation for an event, hype interest in most any get-together, and can be fun while building esprit de corps within…

Study: Organic wine tastes better / Wine News

Another take on the organic wine movement. Everyone can interpret this data as they see fit. But the UCLA researchers have a great deal of data on the subject.  Take a look for yourself.  This is from a China publication. Symtrek…

A vineyard in the wine growing region of Napa in California.

Drink To Your Health With Organic Wines

Drinking To Your Health Organically Recently there have been a number of articles that address the growing interest in organic wines. But to the average wine consumer, there are still questions as to be meaning of the word organic? Herein…

Wine is now in the cross hairs.

Governments should make up their minds! Is Alcohol Bad?

We have politicians getting into the mix that alcohol consumption is now bad; not to mention that people have been consuming such beverages since millenniums before Christ.  In fact, Christ, who was faultless and did no harm, created fine wine…

“C” Level Team Building

  Team building is a very complex business tool and if employed properly, combines the best of science with the art of persuasion and intuition. Science I define as psychology, finance and marketing. The science part comes with such training…

Is It Time To Launch/Relaunch A Team Building Effort?

Let’s step back and look at team building for what it is; not some esoteric labels assigned to exercises that are meant to mold differing individuals into a group speak. Even the mere name “team building” is becoming off-putting to…

To your health

Toasting Takes Thought and Experience

My first exposure to the seriousness of “toasting” came from my time in the US Navy. The protocol and etiquette of “toasting” is even written in manuals; everything from the hierarchy of what and whom to toast to when to…

For centuries wine is celebrating.

Wine Calls For Celebration

I occasionally look for reasons why wine is so intrinsically linked with celebrations and social events; more so than any other drink. Wine’s place in history seems to have always been right in front of our eyes. Even in earliest…