Spanish wine products

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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What is Vermouth

Many people are under the false impression that Vermouth is wine. This is somewhat accurate, but it is not entirely true. Vermouth is a wine-based beverage. One of its core ingredients is wine, but it also has some other flavors mixed in as well. The most common place that you might see Vermouth is as part of a martini. A different bouquet of herbs, fruits, and spices are used in […]

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Sauvignon Blanc Wine. The popularity of white-wine grape

Sauvignon Blanc wine is a type of white-wine grape that was first grown in western France. The species is now being grown in many parts of the world because I have been discovered to can produce one of the tastiest wine in the world. The Grape was first cultivated in some areas of Bordeaux before spreading to other parts of France and later to the rest of the world. Many […]

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Muscat wine And The Centuries of Wine

The Muscat family grapes have been used in the Muscat wine as well as raisins and table grapes for centuries. There are over 200 different types of Muscat grape varieties ranging in color from white to black and everything in between. The Muscat grapes are known for their sweet and floral scents. The most commonly used Muscat grapes would be Muscat blanc à Petits Grains and Muscat of Alexandria, which […]

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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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Chardonnay – The Winemaker’s Wine

Introduction One of the things that makes Chardonnay wines stand out from all other wines, of course, is its reputation. Chardonnay is indisputably the world’s most famous white wine, and the white-wine grape that produces them are among the most widely planted white wine grape in the industry. The most esteemed of the Chardonnay white-wine grape comes from grapes produced in Burgundy, France, and in California. However, Italy, New Zealand, […]