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2 hrs ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay
Most say the picking is behind schedule by 10 days to two weeks, the Wisconsin State Journal reports. And they expect to get less fruit than last year because the hard winter, a cool summer and lots of rain hurt growing conditions.
6 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -
In a move seen as a way to fight off a potential takeover by Anheuser-Busch InBev, large brewer SABMiller has reportedly offered to buy Heineken. The family that controls the Dutch-based brewer rejected the idea, according to Bloomberg News.
10 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
Whether you stayed up late watching three episodes of The Good Wife instead of one, accidentally finished the whole bottle of red or got lost in an internet well of stupid videos about Chihuahuas using neck massagers, a cup of coffee is an early morning panacea for many workers, vital to stifling 11am yawns. It seems a caffeine injection is more important in some professions than others however, as a poll by Pressat has revealed.
15 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa
Yup. Well, at least according to a survey by press release distributor Pressat. Journalists and media staff apparently consumed more cups of joe than any other profession.
Running the Northwest's largest winery is daunting. Simultaneously crafting some of our region's best wines is downright difficult.
Straight up, over ice, or frozen, daiquiris are just as good now as when Hemingway drank them. Of course, like many classics, the daiquiri is easy to make and easy to get wrong.
Caffeine is everywhere: in coffee, iced tea, chocolate, sodas and even in some medications. It's a stimulant that can make people feel more alert and gives them a boost of energy.
The premiere issue of Ricardo, which will be in stores Monday, features stories on Thanksgiving entertaining, cranberries, potatoes, planting fall garlic, top 10 cuts for grilling and ideas for dinners that will create leftovers to tote for lunch the next day. To satisfy Larrivee's sweet tooth, he has included a recipe for the ultimate chocolate chip cookie and a feature on apple pie to take advantage of the fall harvest, with tips on pastry making.
There wasn't anything that could bring singer Pharrell Williams down in his hit song "Happy." Turns out he was on to something.
Hook Norton Brewery will make its Victorian tower brewery more accessible to the public after receiving a A 90,000 Heritage Lottery Fund grant. Picture: OX69671 Des Brambley Buy this photo A HISTORIC brewery will encourage visitors to see how beer was traditionally made after restoring a Grade II-listed chimney in a A 200,000 project.
Jail inmates in Northern California are getting paid to harvest wine grapes as part of a new program that seeks to connect them with private companies seeking workers. Mendocino County Sheriff Tom Allman says he launched the program after hearing local employers complain that the county's illegal marijuana business was snatching up most available labor.
The M&S cafe at Holmbush Shopping Centre is taking part in the World's Biggest Coffee Morning for Macmillan on Friday, September 26. Alongside staff raffles and a guess how many coffee beans are in the jar competition, the male staff are being sponsored to have their legs waxed for the cancer charity. Paul Shillam, store manager, said: "The World's Biggest Coffee Morning provides a great excuse to gather with friends, family, or work colleagues, put your feet up and enjoy a cuppa and a slice of cake and all in aid of a truly worthwhile charity."
The band Train doesn't just release new albums -- they also offer you something to drink while you're listening to them. The group's latest wine, Bulletproof Picasso, named after their new album, is now available for pre-order.
The Journal says exports of milk - and beef, for that matter - have exploded and domestic production has not. In May, prices hit a five-and-a-half year high when the average price nationally for a gallon of the white stuff reached $3.74.
President Barack Obama has declared a major disaster in California because of the Napa Valley earthquake, releasing emergency federal funding for the state. The magnitude-6.0 quake struck in the state's famed wine country on Aug. 24. A 65-year-old woman died Wednesday from injuries during the quake.
It must be September, because a fresh batch of Oktoberfest beers are popping up all over town, along with other fall seasonal releases. Malty and full-bodied with a hint of roast and a warming alcohol content to match, these beers are like drinking fall in a glass.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 08:39 pm
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