wine

  1. Prawnapple

    New study sheds light on how drinking red wine in a wine bar affects consciousness

    More here, including the scientific study: https://www.psypost.org/2021/11/new-study-sheds-light-on-how-drinking-red-wine-in-a-wine-bar-affects-consciousness-62115
  2. M

    The alcoholic beverages that are worse for your skin, according to doctors

    The alcoholic beverages that are worse for your skin, according to doctors
  3. G

    People / companies who distribute wine to restaurants

    Hey guys I recently produced my first vintage of Sauvignon Blanc (only a small batch); the wine is certified by the relevant local boards, and it's been rated to be sold for between R80 and R120 a bottle (retail) by several sommeliers I've spoken to. However, my searches for people or...
  4. antowan

    Wine tasting: Junk Science

    http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2013/jun/23/wine-tasting-junk-science-analysis It is an interesting read...
  5. LazyLion

    Billionaire Wins Wine Fight, Jury Awards him $380K

    A Florida billionaire says he'll celebrate a New York jury's finding that he was sold nearly $400,000 of fake vintage wine by a California businessman the only logical way - with a glass of wine. A beaming William Koch - a yachtsman who won the America's Cup in 1992 -emerged victorious late...
  6. DrJohnZoidberg

    The fine wine thread

    I thought I'd start a thread in our new little food section to showcase some nice wines I've recently purchased. Think I'm going to make that Shiraz empty now :D
  7. Rouxenator

    The most mature wine you ever drank?

    I'm no connoisseur although I do enjoy a good bottle of wine every now and then. Normally its the stuff you find at Tops so its not really what you would call a special vintage. However I have had some pretty remarkable wines on special occasions and this got me wondering, what is the oldest...
  8. M

    How to get Wine to work on Linux Mint

    Can someone please give me the download link where I can download Wine for Linux Mint? Also, can someone please give me Instructions on how I can Install Wine on Linux Mint??
  9. Nod

    Testing virusses under Linux

    I ran into these two old articles: Running Windows viruses with Wine and, Hands-on testing of the new Linux virus
  10. Z

    Silversands/3 Piggs Poker with wine on linux?

    I managed to get Silver Sands to install and run under wine after first using winetricks to grab the corefonts and mfc42 libraries. The lobby opens and I'm able to join tables, but the program soon after freezes. I tried to install 3 Piggs Poker but the installer just comes up with a blank...
  11. I

    Wine recommendations

    Please post your wine recommendations for others to try. To get the ball rolling from my extremely limited experience: Red: Meerlust Rubicon Rupert & Rothschild Classique
  12. L

    Red Wine

    To be perfectly frank, I don't drink. Never been drunk in my sweet little faux-angelic life and I certainly don't ever plan on it. Regardless, other half brought home a bottle of red wine tonight to try out that whole theory that a glass of red wine a day will help you sleep better, feel better...
  13. M

    Cafe mistakes dishwashing liquid for wine

    Only in New Zealand :D
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