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May 6, 2008

Source: Daily Mail

Research has found that red wine in particular… can even stave off potentially-fatal food poisoning bugs such as e.coli, salmonella and listeria.

October 11, 2007

Source: Daily Mail

New research shows that red wine can combat potentially-fatal food poisoning bugs. E coli, Salmonella and Listeria are all susceptible to the effects of red wine, and Helicobacter pylori, a stomach ulcer-causing bug which is spread through food and drink, is particularly vulnerable.

The study, carried out at the University of Missouri in the US, showed that Cabernet, Zinfandel and Merlot are particularly effective in fighting food-borne bugs.

March 28, 2002

Source: Daily Mail

Food poisoning: A glass or two of red and white wine with a meal kills the bacteria responsible for almost all illnesses caused by food.

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