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Proper Wine Storage, Made Simple

Keep it Basic Wine Storage The thought of wine storage might seem daunting. Don’t let it fool you. We can boil it down to a few simple rules and just abide by those as best as you can. By following these guidelines, you will be enjoying your wines in prime condition for much longer. • Keep the temp as close to 55°F as possible, with little to no fluctuation. • […]

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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 […]

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How To Become A Wine Expert

One of the most fascinating subjects in the arena of food and drink is wine. What makes a good wine? Do you need to be a wine expert to choose a good wine? What is a wine connoisseur? Is a wine connoisseur the same as a wine expert? Let’s tackle these terms one at a time. The interesting thing about wine terms are that the meaning of words used are […]

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Vineyards. Cultivating One of the World’s Most Delicious Beverages

Many people equate the winery, cellar and vineyard synonymous with wine tasting. Wine connoisseurs gather for a taste of the vine in some of the most interesting places on the planet, cruise ships, estate locations, vineyards and century old cellars. However, the difference between these venues can be a little tricky. These places are interrelated yet, not the same. Each owner has a distinctive way to produce wine and is […]

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Do The Shape of Wine glass Determine The Taste of Wine?

There is a myriad of containers that you can use to drink wine; you can choose to take it from a coffee mug or its bottle. There are many reasons why people drink wine; some drink wine from the bottle while some would prefer to take it from wine glasses. Wine is not meant to get people tipsy or drunk, having a good experience with them is determined by the […]

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Become Familiar With Fruit Wine and Spiced Wine

Fruit and spiced wine are any wines that are made from any fruit and vegetables other than grapes, with the addition of spices at times. Over the last few decades, this broad category has grown from coming home winemakers and making them more commercially viable concern. These non-grape wines are becoming more popular in climates that don’t support Vitus Vinifera competently. These climates can range anywhere from Vermont and New […]

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Sultry Bordeaux Wine

Tasting wine is an art form that takes many years to master. However, wine lovers can learn the basics in just a few easy steps. The first thing is to swoosh the wine around a glass. You need to look at the clarity of the red: is it dark and cloudy or is is clear and vibrant? This is one of the first ways to distinguish your wine. A good […]

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Tips For A Winery Wedding

Seasons One nice thing about vineyards is that they are beautiful no matter the season. This makes them a great location for a wedding. When planning a vineyard wedding, it is important to take into consideration the seasons. If having grapes hanging on the vines is important, the wedding needs to before the harvest. This means a late summer wedding. Color palette of Winery Wedding The natural color palette that […]