wine glasses

Do The Shape of Wine glass Determine The Taste of Wine?

There is a myriad of containers that you can use to drink wine; you can choose to take it from a coffee mug or its bottle. There are many reasons why people drink wine; some drink wine from the bottle while some would prefer to take it from wine glasses. Wine is not meant to get people tipsy or drunk, having a good experience with them is determined by the […]

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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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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 […]

Burgundy

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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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 […]

wine game

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 […]