May 14, 2000: On this day, Denis Dubourdieu from Bordeaux discovered various thiols as fragrance-defining chemicals in select white grape types and established that yeast was responsible for their release from their non-volatile grape-derived antecedents. The discovery was impactful in the fragrance industry.

May 14, 2017: On this day, Magic City Wine Fest was established. Attendees can experience the best wine and beer from various parts of the world. Meals are served from some of the top restaurants in the city at this wine and cuisine festival, and you can listen to local musicians perform as well.

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