How To Tell If Your Wine Is Bad

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A sommelier or experienced drinker will be able to tell if a drink is past its prime with a simple glance, but how do they do it? As a general rule of thumb, any wine bottle that was left uncorked for more than a week has gone bad. However, there are many other subtle details… Continue reading How To Tell If Your Wine Is Bad

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6 Quick Wine Etiquette Tips

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It can be scary to step inside the tasting room with a group of sommeliers or other expert drinkers. You don’t know how long you should sniff the wine or hold the glass properly. Fortunately, this is not something that you need to worry about. Today we will share you with the top 6 quick… Continue reading 6 Quick Wine Etiquette Tips

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Wine Cocktail Recipes to Get You Through the Holidays

Sangria with oranges and apples

The holiday season is the perfect moment to spend quality time together with your friends and family, whether it is around the fire or on holiday at the beach. If you are looking to spruce up these days and create a new tradition, we recommend trying out a new wine cocktail for the whole family.… Continue reading Wine Cocktail Recipes to Get You Through the Holidays

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Your Guide to the Best Wine Producing Countries on Earth

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One of the most important things you need to look for when picking the best wine to enjoy with your friends is the region where it comes from. You probably heard that Italy and France make some of the world’s most delicious wines, but these are not the only countries with hundred-year-long traditions in making… Continue reading Your Guide to the Best Wine Producing Countries on Earth

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The Charming History Behind Why We Pair Wine With Cheese

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Wine has a long history of being served at the dinner table, and this is why it has managed to “sneak” its way into culinary traditions as well. Pairing wine with food has become then only about finding what goes well together. It is now categorized as art. The most popular pairings are between wine… Continue reading The Charming History Behind Why We Pair Wine With Cheese

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9 Classic Wine and Cheese Pairings You Must Try

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Even though wine and cheese go together like champagne with parties, it can seem challenging to find the best pairings for beginners. Here is where we come in. Today we will show you the best nine classic wine and cheese pairings that you must try. Without any further ado, let’s jump right into it. Best… Continue reading 9 Classic Wine and Cheese Pairings You Must Try

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Wine and Weight Loss – Everything You Need to Know

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Are you wondering if wine can help with weight loss? There are many media outlets that claim wine can be beneficial if you are trying to lose weight. However, this is too good to be true. First off, wine contains a healthy number of calories. That’s not all. Most people enjoy sipping from a glass… Continue reading Wine and Weight Loss – Everything You Need to Know

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What Wine to Drink With Steak (Beginner’s Guide)

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What says fine dining better than a perfect wine and steak pairing? Drinking your favorite drink with your favorite steak is always a good choice that is often more than enough for an enjoyable meal. But if you want to know how the professionals pair meat and wine together, then keep on reading to learn… Continue reading What Wine to Drink With Steak (Beginner’s Guide)

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Does It Really Matter What Types of Wine Glasses You Have?

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Most people know how to tell the difference between red wine glasses and white wine glasses. However, there’s more to glass shapes than this. There are unique glass shapes specially designed to give the drinker a more intense experience where he can taste each flavor and aroma. Therefore, it matters what types of wine glasses… Continue reading Does It Really Matter What Types of Wine Glasses You Have?

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Best Wines To Make Sangria With (Red & White)

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Sangria is a delicious drink heavily associated with Spanish culture, but it actually has roots dating back to Ancient Rome and Ancient Greece. Back then, water was unsafe to drink, which is why people would mix it with alcohol, sugar, and spices before consuming it. This beverage was called “hippocras,” and historians believe it to… Continue reading Best Wines To Make Sangria With (Red & White)

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A Curious and Captivating History of Wine

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Benjamin Franklin once said: “Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions, and more tolerance.” Even though this quote dates only three centuries back, humans have been in agreement about the benefits of this elixir for millennia. The history of wine is long and beautiful, and there are dozens of books you can read on… Continue reading A Curious and Captivating History of Wine

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6 Red Wine Stain Removal Ideas Using Everyday Items

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While red wine might be delicious, there’s a risk that you take every time that you pour it at the dining table. Red wine stains are dreaded in any household, and fortunately, there are some tips and tricks that will help you remove them. After all, spilling wine happens to all of us every now… Continue reading 6 Red Wine Stain Removal Ideas Using Everyday Items

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Wine temperatures and wine cooling for beginners

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Any wine connoisseur will tell you that there are many factors that can influence the flavor and aroma of wine, ranging from the shape of the glass to the serving temperature. The latter has more of an impact than you can imagine, so learning how to store and properly serve wine is a must for… Continue reading Wine temperatures and wine cooling for beginners

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Is Wine Good for You? An Overview of the Science

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Wine is often referred to as “the elixir of life” in books that date back to the earliest times. There is some truth to this saying, especially for red wines that are considered to be good for your heart. From top-tier athletes like NBA’s Lebron James to Hollywood actors like Mark Wahlberg, red wine is… Continue reading Is Wine Good for You? An Overview of the Science

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How to serve your wine

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Are you preparing an event, and you want to impress your guests with proper wine etiquette? Or are you just looking to enjoy a saved bottle of vintage red in the perfect conditions? Whatever your intentions are, we will share with you all the guidelines to serving wine the “right way.” Unless serving wine is… Continue reading How to serve your wine

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What’s The Difference Between Wine, Sparkling Wine, And Champagne?

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The wine world can be quite daunting for a beginner, starting from the unknown vocabulary to the numerous types of wine that have different purposes. We know it can be pretty overwhelming, but reading this article will be a great start to understanding wines better. Wine versus Sparkling Wine As you probably already know, the… Continue reading What’s The Difference Between Wine, Sparkling Wine, And Champagne?

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