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The Wine Dilemma: Organic Wine vs Non-Organic Wine

There are many things to consider when choosing a wine. Do you like reds or whites? Something full bodied or light? Have you ever considered whether or not it’s organic really matters much? I’d like to fill you in on a few things when it comes to organic wines and non-organic wines. One thing to remember is the definition of organic wines. Most see it as meaning completely natural, but […]

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Areas where Argentinean Wine is grown

Argentina is one of the biggest wine-producing nations in the world. It is the biggest producer in South America, and there are reasons behind this massive output. The high altitude of the eastern Andes has promoted the production of high-quality Argentinean wine. The grape varieties that are produced in this area are terror and Malbec. These species have the ability to produce tasty wine which is loved by many people […]

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Muscat wine And The Centuries of Wine

The Muscat family grapes have been used in the Muscat wine as well as raisins and table grapes for centuries. There are over 200 different types of Muscat grape varieties ranging in color from white to black and everything in between. The Muscat grapes are known for their sweet and floral scents. The most commonly used Muscat grapes would be Muscat blanc à Petits Grains and Muscat of Alexandria, which […]

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The History of Pinot Grigio Wine, Plus Food Pairing and a Tasting List.

Most people believe Pinot Gris / Grigio wine is an Italian Wine, but it actually started in Burgundy and was known as Fromenteau. By the 1300’s Pinot Grigio wine had made its way to Switzerland, where it was favored by Emperor Charles IV. Eventually finding its way to Italy, where it became known as Pinot Grigio. The Gris / Grigio grape is a close relative to the Pinot Noir. Usually, […]

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Wine Ratings Sites To Purchase Wine Online

Using wine ratings sites will help you when you know that you need to get information on wines so that you can buy them for good prices. You can count on these ratings because they are aggregated from many places, and you will see wine rating scales that cover several different kinds of wine. Wine Ratings Sites Tastings.com Online wine ratings at Tastings.com are helpful, and they tell you the […]

Castello di Amorosa Vineyard Tour

Interesting and Intriguing Wineries of the World

There are many impressive wineries all over the globe. Some are as old as time and others more modern. We have gathered some interesting facts about some of the best wineries in the world. One of the most impressive wineries is the Chateau Margaux. Built in the 12th century on the banks of the Garonne estuary. This winery made history when a bottle of their Chateau Margaux sold for $225,000 […]

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Sauvignon Blanc Wine. The popularity of white-wine grape

Sauvignon Blanc wine is a type of white-wine grape that was first grown in western France. The species is now being grown in many parts of the world because I have been discovered to can produce one of the tastiest wine in the world. The Grape was first cultivated in some areas of Bordeaux before spreading to other parts of France and later to the rest of the world. Many […]

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Availability of Portuguese Wine in the global market

Unlike other countries producing wine Portugal do not have a long history in this segment. In the 1800s the country its production of wine. This was mainly facilitated by the high demand of the product after France and England wine sale went down. This was majority caused by the poor relationship the countries had with their neighboring nations which were the main importer of the product. Producing of Portugal wine […]