How to Effectively Remove a Wine Spill

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So, the party is over, the guests enjoyed themselves and it is time to start cleaning. However, your house is a mess: there are wine glasses everywhere, the sinks are filled with dirty dishes, and you will also need to vacuum the whole house. However, your biggest worry is the wine spill, as it has […]

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What is Wine?

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Wine is fermented fruit juice. It can be made from any fruit, from pineapple to peach to pear, though over time, grapes have been singled out as the most successful ingredient. Sounds pretty easy, doesnt it? Obviously, theres a little more to it, or wed all have a crock of fruit fermenting away in our […]

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Maid of the Mist: The Past and Present

The Early History of Europeans in the Niagara Area

The “Maid” Shoots the Rapids Two miles down river from Prospect Point begin the mighty Lower Rapids, doubtless the most violent stretch of water in fhe world. As we stand watching the trim little  “Maid of the Mist” in the great basin below, it will interest us to know that many years ago one of […]

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Niagara History: The Early Inhabitants of Niagara

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NIAGARA EARLY INHABITANTS Man has probably been on the Niagara Frontier for 9,000 years. The earliest stone tools left by wandering hunters have been tentatively dated at 7000 B.C. Artifacts uncovered at River-haven on Grand Island and at Lewiston are believed to date from 1000 B.C. and 160 A.D. respectively. Although discoveries from pre-Christian time […]

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Wine the Environment

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What matters most about the place grapes grow is the climate. Merlot wont grow any better in Jakarta than bananas do in Minnesota. Climate is the long-term weather pattern of a place, and in general, grapes don’t like extreme weather. Some grapes like it colder than others—for instance, Riesling can thrive in Germany’s chilly Mosel-Saar-Ruwer […]

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