Sassicaia Wine in Space


Brian interviews the family owner of world famous Sassicaia winery in Tuscany, about sending their wine into space. NASA wanted to know if vines could grow in space, thus giving astronauts a glass of wine with dinner. They sent a special small bottle into space, which is now in the family vault, and worth an estimated one million dollars.

Brian Banmiller

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CBS News Radio national business journalist Brian Banmiller has spent more than 40 years in the news industry, covering business, politics and the economy on television, radio and in print. Currently, his “Banmiller on Business” reports are delivered to an audience of millions nationwide.

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