Category Archives: Health Benefits

Oh the wonderful health benefits of drinking fine wine…

Everyone needs at least some time off…

Call it what you will; time off, vacation, R&R…for us mere mortals it is not always easy or possible, even when we are willing to take any significant time off. However…most of us, even the workaholics, like me – It’s … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurs really do think different.

I always though I was different, and all I was called was  “intellectually arrogant”… I wonder if being a polyglot may have something to do with the way that entrepreneurs like me may think and make decisions? Maybe so… A … Continue reading

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Red wine may inhibit breast cancer: US study

I found this great article published by Decanter Magazine and thought it was important enough to share… Red wine may have some effect in inhibiting the hormone that causes breast cancer, a study has found. The study at the Cedars-Sinai … Continue reading

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A Letter that all Chefs (and Anyone Who Eats) Need to Read…

First of all, Thanks to Mark Bittman for sharing this. Why do I find it so important to share? Well, for two very important reasons: Because I care about what I eat and feed my kids and we all should … Continue reading

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Higher alcohol wines will get you drunker…

Alcohol levels can make a big difference Michael Apstein, Special to The Chronicle (San Francisco Chronicle) Sunday, August 7, 2011 “I only had two glasses of wine.” It’s not an unreasonable amount to drink with dinner, yet how much you … Continue reading

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So long, sunscreen? Scientists suggest red wine helps prevent sunburn

(CBS) Think sunscreen is the only way to prevent sunburn? A new study suggests there’s another way besides a tube of sunscreen – and it can be found at your nearest grocery or liquor store. Spanish scientists discovered that grapes … Continue reading

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Moderate Alcohol Drinking May Boost Heart Health

Researchers Say Benefits May Be Related to Effect of Moderate Drinking on HDL Levels By Denise Mann WebMD Health News Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD Feb. 24, 2011 — New research shows that moderate alcohol consumption can reduce heart … Continue reading

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Red, Red Wine you make me feel so fine…

I have a self interest in promoting wine drinking, healthy as it may be. I grew up in Spain & Portugal, drinking wine daily from an early age and I have been in the wine business for over 22 years. … Continue reading

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Boosting Resveratrol in White Wines

Missouri researchers develop new yeast strains to potentially enrich health benefits…..St. Louis, Mo.—The well-known antioxidant health benefits in red wines may be shared by white wines in the not-too-distant future, if experimental yeasts under development at a St. Louis laboratory … Continue reading

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Heavy Drinkers Outlive Nondrinkers, Study Finds

See, I knew I was doing at least something right to live a long life, I just didn’t know how much the daily wine drinking was helping or hurting…well, this Newsweek article via Yahoo News sure nails it…. who am … Continue reading

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