"Tips & Misc Topics"

Wine Tips for Better Taste

We’ve all heard of decanting wine to give it a better taste but what about putting it in a blender? The Wall Street Journal have compiled a video with some ...

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Is this wine age-worthy?

How do you tell if a wine will improve with age? Oddly enough and thank goodness, just spending more money on a bottle won’t guarantee that it will age well. ...

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The dots for a great ...

Wine geography goes a lot farther than mapping your way to the nearest wine shop and navigating to the next bottle. You’ve probably heard that great wine begins in the ...

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What is Wine?

Wine is an alcoholic beverage made with the fermented juice of grapes. Technically, wine can be made with any fruit (i.e. apples, cranberries, plums, etc) but most wines are made ...

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How to behave at wine ...

In our experience, the best way to find the wines you like is to compare one wine with another or, better, with a few others. And the most convenient place ...

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White like Red Wines

For most of us, being into wine means being into red wine. Perhaps it’s because red wines are known to deliver more depth and complexity than most white wines. However, ...

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The volcanic effect on wines

In Italy, there’s a connective thread that unites the Euganean Hills in Veneto to Lake Bolsena in Lazio, the Phlegrean Fields near Naples to the Sicilian Island of Pantelleria. It ...

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Which Champagne for your occasion

The expansive world of champagne can be hard to navigate. With so many brands and varieties it can be difficult to choose the perfect bottle of champagne. If you are ...

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Which wines pair best with ...

Armed with the right information, you can create amazing wine and cheese pairings on your own. Let’s take a look at some best and classic wine and cheese pairings and ...

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History tips: the origin of ...

No. It wasn’t France. Nor was it Italy. The European wine grape, also known as vitis Vinifera, have an unexpected origin mainly for its place. Current evidence suggests that wine ...

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