Catch up with the latest buzz and happenings in the wines and spirits world in India and international shores.
Elanpro Introduces Wine Cooler Series
Delhi based refrigeration solutions company Elanpro has launched EWG Bottle Wine Cooler Series. The wine cooler is available in three sizes EWG 50 D which stores 46 bottles, EWG 120 D with a capacity for 110 bottles and EWG 180 D which can hold 166 bottles. These climatized wine coolers have a double layer anti UV tinted glass door, proper temperature and elevated humidity. It also has Black PVC door frame along with anti-vibration zones for red and white wine separately. The range starts from Rs 47,000.
Goa Tourism hosts Grape Escapade 2015
The 2015 edition of Grape Escapade is scheduled to held between January 23-26, 2015 at DB Bandodkar Grounds, Campal, Panjim. More than 20 wineries will pour wines, while around 15 restaurants and catering companies will offer a range of gourmet foods. Some of the wine brands exp.ected to be present include, Grover Zampa Wines, Sula Vineyards, Berkmann Wine Cellars India and Big Banyan Wines. “Last year we had 40,000 participants and visitors during the four-day Grape Escapade and it was an enthralling experience for one and all. We are sure that this year too it will be a success,” said Goa Tourism Minister, Dilip Parulekar.
Sulafest 2015 to be held on February 7-8, 2015
Annual music festival, Sulafest, held at Sula Vineyards in Nashik is back this February 7-8, 2015. The 2-day festival has an international music lineup including artists like Young The Giant, Gentleman’s Dub Club, Will and The People, Nucleya, Lucky Ali, Speed Caravan, Swarathma and Bombay Bassment amongst others. Sula Vineyard’s Tasting Room and Tasting Cellar will conduct special tours and tastings. Apart from Sula’s wines their import arm, Sula Selections, will offer wines and spirits including Hardys, Asahi, Cointreau, Grant’s and Sierra Tequila.
Tickets are priced at Rs 1900 for one-day and Rs 3000 for two-day. Special VIP passes are available for two-days and is priced at Rs 5000. They can be booked onwww.bookmyshow.com
Robot Bartenders aboard ‘Quantum of the Seas’
Cruise liner company Royal Caribbean fashion has introduced Bionic Bar onboard its newest ship Quantum of the Seas. Powered by Makr Shakr, Bionic Bar’s robot bartenders work in perfect synchronization, assembling beverages designed to energize and enthrall. These cocktails are engineered to perfection. Guests place orders via tablets and then have fun watching robotic bartenders hard at work mixing cocktails.
Featured Image: Bionic Bar onboard Quantum of the Seas