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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 […]

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Win Bad Luck Stories of the Wine and Winemaker

Breaking through in the wine making industry is much harder than you think. For every first-timer that has a breakthrough year, there are a hundred that fail and go out of business. It is a cutthroat business with a lot of established players that don’t want too many new people coming in and taking a piece of their pie. Revenge of the Wine and Winemaker Friday the 13th is a […]

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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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Pinot Noir; The Grape of Burgundy

Pinot Noir, the grape of Burgundy, now embraced (and hotly considered) in wine areas everywhere throughout the world. The assortment’s subtle appeal has conveyed it to all way of vineyards, from western Germany and northern Italy to Chile, South Africa, Australia and, maybe most eminently, California, Oregon and New Zealand. Pinot family of grape varieties is the patriarch of the Pinot group of grape assortments – supposed on the grounds […]

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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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The making behind Australian Wine

Australia has a colorful history when it comes to making wine and most certainly it should all things considered. Their wine economy is a vast one that brings in a huge revenue for the country every year. Australian wine is taken very seriously as they have used highly skilled methods of making their wine and even an institute dedicated to doing so. Australian wine is made using the highest of […]

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1,000 Ratings of Wine

Every wine lover likes to point out the differences in their wines from a 1 to a 100. On a 000-point scale they like to point out the differences between a 90 and a 91, or 68 and a 67, but now there is a new rating system in town, called the “Wine Lister” and it’s a 1000-Point wine rating system. Not so far into the future you could be […]

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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 […]