Tag Archives: Nielsen Company

• Young Drinkers ‘Trading Up’ To Pricier Wines

San Francisco wine collector Julie Crabill canceled more than half of her eight wine-club memberships during the recession. Now that the economy is recovering, so is her spending. “Because we wanted to save money and because we felt like it was the responsible thing to do while everyone else in the world was tightening their […]

• Don't hold back. Champagne is really an everyday wine

The case for treating the fizzy drink like any other wine. Like mistletoe, eggnog, and despised relatives, Champagne is something that people typically see only during the holidays. Even when Champagne is broken out at other times of the year, it is usually to mark special events—births, marriages, weddings, divorces, graduations, promotions, etc. Champagne is […]