December 13, 2011
AU: Wine soars as beer goes flat
When glasses clink over a meal this Christmas, they're more than likely to contain a drop of sauvignon blanc. But if drinkers are catching up with friends at a bar, they will probably knock back a cider or a craft beer. And if you happen to receive a bottle-shaped gift under your tree, chances are it will be a wine worth $20 to $30.