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Swedish Merlot, anyone? Warmer world boosts Nordic tipples

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GVARV, Norway/BLAXSTA, Sweden - On one of the world's northernmost frontiers, grapevines are growing on hillsides and talk among some farmers is about terroir and aroma as global warming and new technology push the boundaries of wine growing. | Video

Swedish Merlot, anyone? Warmer world boosts Nordic tipples

GVARV, Norway/BLAXSTA, Sweden - On one of the world's northernmost frontiers, grapevines are growing on hillsides and talk among some farmers is about terroir and aroma as global warming and new technology push the boundaries of wine growing.

25 Nov 2014

Swedish Merlot, anyone? Warmer world boosts Nordic tipples

* Vineyards are where people expect polar bears, grower says

25 Nov 2014

PREVIEW-Moldova, eyeing Ukraine, divided on Europe integration as election nears

CHISINAU, Nov 23 - An election in ex-Soviet Moldova next weekend will decide how closely it sticks to its path of European integration in defiance of Russia, as neighbouring Ukraine struggles to handle a war triggered by following a similar pro-Europe line.

23 Nov 2014

Review: Adams, Sellars bring "Passion" into present in opera's first full staging

LONDON - American composer John Adams likes nothing better than to see well-known stories in a new light, and his version of the Passion of Christ is told through the eyes of the women who were with Jesus in his final hours.

23 Nov 2014

Adams, Sellars bring 'Passion' into present in opera's first full staging

LONDON - American composer John Adams likes nothing better than to see well-known stories in a new light, and his version of the Passion of Christ is told through the eyes of the women who were with Jesus in his final hours.

22 Nov 2014

REVIEW-Adams, Sellars bring "Passion" into present in opera's first full staging

LONDON, Nov 22 - American composer John Adams likes nothing better than to see well-known stories in a new light, and his version of the Passion of Christ is told through the eyes of the women who were with Jesus in his final hours.

22 Nov 2014

Trip Tips: Hungary, where goose is king - and eaten - for a month

BUDAPEST - It isn't to everyone's taste, and animal rights activists wish the custom would vanish entirely, but anyone who ever fancied eating foie gras - fattened goose liver - would have done well to be in the Hungarian capital this past month.

21 Nov 2014

Fund managers buying Middleby, heat behind the fast-casual trend

NEW YORK - Middleby Corp, maker of high-end kitchen appliances for both professional and home cooks, has become a new favorite of fund managers as it benefits from changing American dining habits.

21 Nov 2014

Trip Tips: Hungary, where goose is king - and eaten - for a month

BUDAPEST - It isn't to everyone's taste, and animal rights activists wish the custom would vanish entirely, but anyone who ever fancied eating foie gras - fattened goose liver - would have done well to be in the Hungarian capital this past month.

21 Nov 2014