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Sherry is a fortified white wine from Andalucia, in South West Spain. Pair with your tapas nibbles this fall at your fire pit with friends!
Italy leads the way with 26% of the world’s organic wine production. Check out some of the really great organic wines in this post.
Are Syrah and Shiraz the same wine? Made from red grape, there are some differences. Learn more in our latest post
CRU is a mysterious term on french wine labes that may not give useful information about the wine. So, what does ‘CRU’ really mean for you?
Italian white wine pairs wonderfully with summer foods. So put down that Pinot Grigio and try something new!
Summertime is a dangerous time for your wine. Heat can seriously damage wine. This week, learn more about how to store wine in summertime.
Social Drinking Origins – The Roman Convivium Social drinking, joining together for festive consumption of food and drink, was an important social ritual in the world of ancient Rome. Known as the convivium, it was a formally ritualized banquet that united...
Summer Wine Cocktails Looking for some wine cocktails to enjoy in your newly created back yard ‘Parisian Café’ this Summer? If so, you may want to liven it up by making some of these historic, refreshing, and sophisticated wine-based cocktails. They each have a...
Aglianico wine, a hidden Italian gem, is a great value! Learn more about this wine to pair with your grilled meats this summer…
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