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As wages rise in China, so has spending on luxury goods. And wine is one of them.


Keith Richards Gives Up Drinking (almost)

Hard-living Rolling Stones guitarist says he hasn’t been on the hard booze for about a year


Good News Brewing For Cape Rooibos Farmers

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Allan Mullins has been TASTE’s wine expert since 2003. These are his top picks.


Amy Poehler’s New Gig? Wine Store Owner

Amy Poehler has opened a wine store in Park Slope, and our inner Leslie Knope is freaking out.


Jancis Robinson’s Christmas Wine

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Mother Worries Daughter’s Lack Of Tattoos Will Ruin Chances Of Barista Career

Local mother Tracy Campbell has growing concerns about her tattoo-less daughter’s ability to find work as a barista in today’s competitive job market.


Marks & Spencer In New Sexism Row Over New ‘porn Star Martini’ Cocktail

Marks & Spencer has been embroiled in a new sexism row after being accused of 'normalising porn' with its new porn star martini drink in a can.


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How to make great Tiki fire, and why rum isn't what you should use.


Raekwon of the Wu-Tang Clan launching new wine

As Wu-Tang Clan celebrates the 25th anniversary of their iconic 1993 debut album, Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers), Raekwon is expanding the brand with a new wine, primarily for their female fans.

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