Oenophobia is an intense fear or hatred of wine. Yes there are people who hate wine. I pity them. :)
Americans spend more on wine than liquor
In 2011, the last time this was studied, Americans drank 10.46 liters of wine, Italians 37.63 liters, French 45.61 liters and ta da, the Vatican 62.20 liters.
Wine tourism is big in this country, and even has its own name, wine tourism -- otherwise known as enotourism ... or oenotourism or vinitourism. The top states for wine trips are California (31 percent), New York (10 percent), Missouri (5 percent), North Carolina (5 percent), Oregon (5 percent), Pennsylvania (5 percent), Washington (4 percent), Virginia (4 percent), Texas (4 percent), Florida (2 percent), Michigan (2 percent) and Ohio (2 percent).