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Wine Accessories For Everyone

For those who drink wine on a daily basis to those who drink it only on special occasions, will all appreciate the funniness and strangeness of some of these accessories you can purchase for your wine. There are so many fun and exciting ways to spruce up your wine experiences. Whether you choose to drink a dry bitter or a full bodied fruity wine, every wine drinker will enjoy these […]

Different Types Of Muscat

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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Best Vineyards of the World

Top Five Vineyards 1. Okanagan Valley, British Columbia Vineyards From the Canada/U.S. Outskirt, Highway 97 winds its path north from the late spring excursion hotspot of Osoyoos, through the area’s viticulture focus in Penticton, and past the mountain-surrounded shores of Okanagan Lake to Vernon. More than 60 grape varietals are become here, including Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Pinot Noir, Riesling, Pinot Gris, Chardonnay, and an assortment of natural product wines. Okanagan […]

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What is Vermouth

Many people are under the false impression that Vermouth is wine. This is somewhat accurate, but it is not entirely true. Vermouth is a wine-based beverage. One of its core ingredients is wine, but it also has some other flavors mixed in as well. The most common place that you might see Vermouth is as part of a martini. A different bouquet of herbs, fruits, and spices are used in […]

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Famous Wine and Most Expensive Whiskies From The Vineyard

Those with a concupiscible palate for wine agree that it is the vineyard where great wine is made. Some key factors noted to go into successful vineyard management include the following: – An ongoing business relationship with the vineyard manager. It is important to have frequent dialogue with the vineyard manager about various aspects of vitaculture. Be supportive as well as on a fact-finding mission. -Selecting a distinct site for […]

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Gifts Wine Lovers Will Love

Everyone has at least one wine lover in their life! Sometimes finding the perfect wine gifts they don’t already have can be a tough task. Don’t worry though, there is always something out there they will love. Corkscrews are one of the most basic and most necessary tools needed by a wine drinker. Not all corkscrews are created equally though. A cheap dollar store corkscrew will work, but you run […]

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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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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, […]