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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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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 […]

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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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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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Weird Wine Regulations Around the World

The world of wine is massive. Seemingly every region in the world makes some wine. Of course, laws and Wine Regulations vary widely from country to country. They even change a lot from state to state in America. Governments can come up with some wild rules to keep winemakers on their toes. The following are some weird laws that you should know about before you have a glass of wine […]

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Chilean Wine Region Facts

The first vineyards were established in Chile by the Spanish in the mid-sixteenth century. Since that time Chile has developed a thriving wine market, however it has grown considerably in recent years with the introduction of French wine varieties like Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, and Merlot. Although Chilean Wine generally lacks the fruitiness of California or Australian wines its less understated than European wines. Geographically speaking, Chile is a very unique […]

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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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Wine Bottle Shapes

Wine bottle shapes are very easy to learn because you can see how they change the more that you are drinking wine. Your wine is going to help you have a nice drink with dinner or friends, but you also have to make sure that you have the right wine bottle for every wine. Classic Wine Bottle Shapes The classic wine bottle usually all fits in one place, but you […]