Daily News: The Most Overrated Cocktails, New Nebbiolo DOC


Your daily dose of news and happenings from around the drink-o-sphere:

The creation of a new Piemonte Nebbiolo DOC has triggered opposition in the region.

– Thrillist asks nine bartenders to identify the most overrated and underrated cocktails.

– Proposed legislation that would close a loophole in wine labelling has sparked controversy in several states.

– A new study suggests that humans have been domesticating beer yeast long before scientists even discovered microbes.

– Finally, Grape Collective talks with Kevin Zraly as the lauded wine educator heads into his final year of teaching.

[Photo: Flickr/Adrian Scottow]