Productos y Procesos

11 enero, 2016

Grapegrowers could save thousands using mechanical harvesters to prevent disease

A new disease prevention strategy could save grapegrowers thousands of dollars and improve the efficiency of their sprays. Following the massive 2008 harvest, a Marlborough grower approached New Zealand Winegrowers to ask them to research the use of machine harvesters in controlling crop levels, something he had seen in Australia. The idea was that harvesters would beat the vines, causing them to drop bunches of grapes to reduce the overall yield, but something unexpected happened: it also significantly reduced the risk of botrytis.

Ambiente y Sostenibilidad

11 enero, 2016

How IBM is Bringing Watson to Wine

IBM helped the E.&J. Gallo Winery build an irrigation system that taps Jeopardy-winning technology to more efficiently water grapevines.

Consumidor y Mercado

9 enero, 2016

WORLD’S LEADING WINES AMSTERDAM

Sourcing Event for Wine Importers & Distributors. The World’s Leading Wines events are series of targeted trade tastings, networking events and dinners attended exclusively by the head wine buyers from leading importers and distributors

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9 enero, 2016

Evaluation of Primary Bud Freezing Tolerance of Twenty-three Winegrape Cultivars New to Eastern US

… grown in the same location (Merlot in this study), termed RAFT. The resultsfrom this study can be used to assist selection of vinifera cultivars suitable for vineyardsites where freezing temperatures limit wine grape production. …

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9 enero, 2016

Analysis of Total Arsenic Content in California Wines and Comparison to Various Health Risk Criteria

… Abstract. Concerns have recently been raised regarding the presenceof arsenic in California wine. … A significant inverse association between total arsenicconcentration and unit wine price was also identified in this analysis. …

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9 enero, 2016

WORLD’S LEADING WINES BRUSSELS

Sourcing Event for Wine Importers & Distributors. The World’s Leading Wines events are series of targeted trade tastings, networking events and dinners attended exclusively by the head wine buyers from leading importers and distributors

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8 enero, 2016

Ferias relacionadas con la industria del vino en enero de 2016

Esta es una recopilación de las ferias del mes de enero de 2016 que tienen relación con la industria del vino, bien específicas para bodegas o de equipamiento y tecnología para la elaboración de este producto y de viticultura, y también las hay propias de hostelería, sin duda de gran interés y una de packaging. […

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8 enero, 2016

Bees threatened by common grape pesticide, EPA finds

An insecticide widely used on grains, vegetables, fruit and other crops nationwide threatens honeybees, federal environmental regulators said in a decision that could lend impetus to efforts to ban the chemical. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said Wednesday that imidacloprid, a nicotine-imitating chemical found in at least 188 farm and household products in California, “potentially poses risk to hives when the pesticide comes in contact with certain crops that attract pollinators.”

Productos y Procesos

8 enero, 2016

Winemaking waste shows antioxidant and anti-cholesterol benefits: Study

Researchers say polyphenols from winemaking by-product red grape pomice has potential as a functional ingredient in nutraceuticals, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics.

Ambiente y Sostenibilidad

8 enero, 2016

“Digital Mapping Could Help Growers Improve Vineyard Management Plans

Cornell University researchers are working on a project that will give grape growers access to digital maps detailing the health of their vineyards at a level never before achieved.The project, led by Terry Bates, director of the Cornell Lake Erie Research and Extension Lab in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS),  received $6 million in federal funding.“The purpose of the project is to be able to measure and manage the natural spatial variability in vineyards,” Bates says.Mobile sensors are hooked up to tractors or ATVs while growers perform

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8 enero, 2016

Drinking limits around the world – graphic

How do the UK’s new alcohol guidelines compare to drinking…

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8 enero, 2016

UK alcohol guidance ‘out of line’; with Europe

New guidance on alcohol consumption has seen the allowance for men slashed by seven units per week, putting UK advice wildly “out of line” with Europe.

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7 enero, 2016

Nine wine trend predictions for 2016

From millennials embracing Bordeaux to English fizz rivalling Champagne, Berry Bros & Rudd reveals to db its top nine wine trend predictions for 2016.

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7 enero, 2016

Nordic alcohol statistics 2009–2014

… in the Faroe islands, Finland and sweden, the unregistered consumption constitutedbe- tween 20 and 30 percent of the total con- sumption in 2014 (Table 3). in denmark and sweden,wine sales was the main contributor to the registered sales in 2014 while beer sales …

Productos y Procesos

7 enero, 2016

Energía y eficiencia en el sector vitivinícola

El consumo energético es una parte importante de todo proceso productivo, el cual se incrementa progresivamente con el desarrollo tecnológico. El alza continuada de costes energéticos y la globalización obligan a optimizar al máximo todos los recursos. Al incremento de la demanda se suma una cultura de utilización de la energía poco respetuosa con los recursos involucrados en su generación…

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7 enero, 2016

Wine Premiumization Trend Builds Through Thanksgiving”

The latest off-premise report from Nielsen indicates that the premium wine segment continues to perform well with consumers trading up for the holidays compared to last year. “When looking at the wine data, specifically dollar growth rates across the 4, 13 and 52 week periods, we see that the 4 week generally has higher growth. […]

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7 enero, 2016

Los diez artículos más leídos de Tecnovino.com en 2015

Los diez artículos más leídos de Tecnovino.com en 2015 Arrancamos 2016 haciendo balance de los artículos más leídos en Tecnovino.com en 2015. Esta selección de diez contenidos está basada en las preferencias de nuestros lectores, así que vaya por delante un agradecimiento a quienes nos siguen. Por orden esta es la lista de los diez artículos más leídos en Tecnovino.com en el año 2015: 1. El vino azul, o la diversificación en el negocio bodeguero El llamativo vino azul y la forma en que se elabora fruto del trabajo de

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7 enero, 2016

Nano-tech revolutionizes Laser Printing

A nanotechnology breakthrough from DTU revolutionizes laser printing technology, it says offering the ability to print high-resolution data and colour images of unprecedented quality and microscopic dimensions. The technology has been patented…

Productos y Procesos

6 enero, 2016

BOISSON ALCOOLISÉE FERMENTÉE AROMATISÉE CARACTÉRISÉE PAR UN ARÔME DE TYPE MUSCAT, ET SON PROCÉDÉ DE PRODUCTION

A method is disclosed for manufacturing fruit liquor in which muscat fragrance is emphasized. The method includes either or both of set of step (a) and step (d) and another set of step (b) and step (c). Step (a) is to obtain fruit juice or fruit juice containing pericarp, by crushing and squeezing the fruit part of grapes. Step (b) is to heat the fruit juice or the fruit juice containing pericarp obtained in step (a) so as to make the article temperature reach 45 to 95DEG C. Step (c)