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Words of Wisdom For Pairing wine with food

Pairing wine with food can be a wonderful experience. If you are standing bewildered in front of a wall of wine, do not worry. I am going to clear up your confusion and help you pick out the perfect wine to pair with whatever you may be eating. Pairing wine with food How to Match Wine with Food can be a frustrating thing to do. With hundreds of wine to […]

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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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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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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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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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People Have the Wrong Idea About Riesling wine

Most wine lovers, from experts to hobbyists, will tell you that Riesling is their favorite white-wine grape variety. The industry almost entirely agrees that it is the best white wine grape grown on Earth. Most great wines come from France or Italy. The Riesling grape originates in a region located in Germany. I wonder if this damages the French pride in their nation’s wine. You may have a bad feeling […]

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Best Wine Gadgets

Technology is revolutionizing just about every industry in the world. The wine industry is no exception. Every year, there seems to be a new slew of gadgets released that designed to improve the wine consuming experience. Some gadgets help regulate the temperature of the bottle. Other devices make drinking it more fun. I have a deep love for gadgets and a lively affection for vino. I enjoy trying out all […]

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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 […]