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A brief introduction to Spanish Wine

When wine was brought to Spain in 800 BCE by Phoenicians it grew into a very different creation than the French based wines normally found in America. There is a wide variety of Spanish Wine with their own unique flavors and aromas that would add quite a bit to any meal. Red wines from Spain are often very reliant on spices or fruits other than grapes such as grapefruit, sour […]

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Wine tasting is a wonderful art

When you learn to taste wine, it is an adventure that is straight forward and you will truly learn to appreciate the different wines and their maker’s at the winery. Start with just the basics, look, smell, and taste. Be sure to keep in mind that you will smell thousands of different and unique aromas. Although your tastes are pretty much limited to sweet, salty, and sour. Wine tasting is […]

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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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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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Why New Zealand Wine is now global

New Zealand is an island country which has a good number of wine producing regions. All the areas produce different flavors of New Zealand Wine depending on the raw materials available in that location. The country is the home of a good number of well-recognized wines. In the early years, the county used to produce wine which could only be used by local people. This was mainly being practiced in […]

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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 […]