Notes on Cloning
Article by: Bill Nesto, MW - This year the Boston Wine Expo made a concerted effort to address wine producers’ goal to connect directly with the Boston trade. As a part of that program, Davis Bynum presented a “Pinot Noir Clone Seminar”. In 2OO7, Tom Klein, a California farmer, purchased the Davis Bynum brand from founder Davis Bynum who, in 1973, had made the first single vineyard Russian River Valley Pinot Noir. Since that time, the brand has been synonymous with [...] Read More »
HAS THE ANTI-ALCOHOL BEEN FOUND? THE AMAZIN’ ASIAN RAISIN!
Article by: Harvey Finkel, MD - A harmless compound blocks intoxication, hangovers and addiction to alcohol? I am suspicious of things too good to be true, but we are presented with compelling data that cannot be ignored from a reputable institution. This is an old story. An ancient folk remedy, in this case Chinese, is found valid when scientifically tested. Digitalis, aspirin and some anti-cancer drugs have followed this scenario. Since China’s first pharmacopoeia, the Tang Materia Medica in [...] Read More »