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The History of Pinot Grigio Wine, Plus Food Pairing and a Tasting List.

Most people believe Pinot Gris / Grigio wine is an Italian Wine, but it actually started in Burgundy and was known as Fromenteau. By the 1300’s Pinot Grigio wine had made its way to Switzerland, where it was favored by Emperor Charles IV. Eventually finding its way to Italy, where it became known as Pinot Grigio. The Gris / Grigio grape is a close relative to the Pinot Noir. Usually, […]

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Gifts Wine Lovers Will Love

Everyone has at least one wine lover in their life! Sometimes finding the perfect wine gifts they don’t already have can be a tough task. Don’t worry though, there is always something out there they will love. Corkscrews are one of the most basic and most necessary tools needed by a wine drinker. Not all corkscrews are created equally though. A cheap dollar store corkscrew will work, but you run […]

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Factors to consider when buying the most expensive wines in the world

Many people who love wines do not know the best places where they can get them at the best market prices. There are many factors that one has to consider when looking for the most expensive wines in the world. The first factor that they have to consider is the dealer supplying the wine. There are many dealers in the industry and one might not be sure whether they are […]

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The improvement of American Wine

America is the home of a good number of major wine brands in the globe. The country has been able to achieve this because of the high-quality wine being offered by the country. Some of the key brands that are being enjoyed all over the globe include Napa and Sonoma. Production of American Wine The production of American Wine in the country has been there for more than four centuries. […]

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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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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 […]