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Great Tweets: Random Wine Facts

By Jessica Yadegaran
Monday, August 3rd, 2009 at 4:11 pm in Corkheads.

Came across a great source on Twitter. Someone in Berlin is supplying the winosphere with Random Wine Facts. Some are rather delightful. Here are a few recent Tweets:

- Research by Australian Prof. Larry Lockshin is quoted: most buyers spend an average of 38 seconds choosing a bottle of wine.

- The word ‘Wine’ is mentioned 521 times in the Bible.

- The US grows more Gewürztraminer than Germany and Austria combined. Its +-2500 hectare are about equal to Alsace in France.

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  • http://eibuyersguide.com Claire Tristan

    Hey I am new to this ,But found this very useful.I will Subscribe your feeds.