Wine http://www.kplu.org en Second Release Of WSU's Student-Made Wine Hitting Store Shelves This Week http://www.kplu.org/post/second-release-wsus-student-made-wine-hitting-store-shelves-week <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Washington State University’s viticulture and </span>enology’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> facility won’t open in the Tri-Cities until next spring, but students aren’t waiting to bottle and sell their own wines.</span></p><p>And, with the help of local winemakers, they’ve already sold out of their first release.</p><p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 18:42:56 +0000 Anna King 13324 at http://www.kplu.org Second Release Of WSU's Student-Made Wine Hitting Store Shelves This Week Cheap bubbly, or expensive wine? Look to the bubbles for clues http://www.kplu.org/post/cheap-bubbly-or-expensive-wine-look-bubbles-clues There's nothing like the distinctive "pop" of the uncorking of a bottle of bubbly to create a sense of celebration. Whether it's Dom Perignon or a $10 sparkling wine, bubbles add pizazz.<p>Sparkling-wine lovers sometimes point to the glittering streams of tiny bubbles as an important attribute. Why? Mon, 31 Dec 2012 10:22:39 +0000 7469 at http://www.kplu.org Cheap bubbly, or expensive wine? Look to the bubbles for clues Nancy Leson lukewarm on hot sake http://www.kplu.org/post/nancy-leson-lukewarm-hot-sake <p>I knew going in that I knew next to nothing about sake. As it turned out I didn't even know that much. Wed, 19 Dec 2012 12:00:00 +0000 Dick Stein 7406 at http://www.kplu.org Nancy Leson lukewarm on hot sake Nightly glass of wine may protect boomer women's bones http://www.kplu.org/post/nightly-glass-wine-may-protect-boomer-womens-bones It's well-known that exercise is good for <a href="http://www.npr.org/2011/02/21/133776800/seniors-can-still-bulk-up-on-muscle-by-pressing-iron">our bones</a>, even as we age, but how about that nightly glass of wine?<p>A new study of women in their <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Post%E2%80%93World_War_II_baby_boom">50s and early 60s</a> finds that moderate alcohol consumption may help prevent bone loss. Thu, 12 Jul 2012 15:26:46 +0000 5573 at http://www.kplu.org Nightly glass of wine may protect boomer women's bones Vacouver's wine & jazz festival - a top event in the Northwest http://www.kplu.org/post/vacouvers-wine-jazz-festival-top-event-northwest <p>The <a href="http://www.vancouverwinejazz.com/">Vancouver Wine &amp; Jazz Festival</a> is now recognized as the #1 Cultural Tourism event in Vancouver and Southwest Washington and is <em>&ldquo;&hellip;the largest jazz festival of its kind in the Northwest&hellip;&rdquo;</em>&nbsp; (KATU Channel 2, Portland, OR).&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 26 Aug 2011 20:30:00 +0000 Julie Ho 2350 at http://www.kplu.org Vacouver's wine & jazz festival - a top event in the Northwest