Wine Storage

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Wine Storage Storing wine is important because just like food, wine is perishable. Proper wine storage will help to ensure that the expensive French Bordeaux you were given as a gift, will not turn to vinegar by the time you get around to opening it! If you are looking to build your own cellar then […]

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The Ideal Temperature To Store Your Wine

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The ideal temperature to store wines is between 55F and 58F (13C-15C). However, any temperature between 40-65F (5-18C) will suffice as long as it remains constant. The degree and the speed of the temperature change are critical. A gradual change of a few degrees between summer and winter wont matter. The same change each day […]

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How to Grow Grapes

Good lovable wine grapes can be easily grown in your backyard. Start growing your own wine grapes today and you’ll be on your way to making your own delightful homemade wine.

Good lovable wine grapes can be easily grown in your backyard. Start growing your own wine grapes today and you’ll be on your way to making your own delightful homemade wine. The wine quality from your wine grapes will depend on the grapevines. Here are some helpful tips to make sure that your grapevines are […]

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Rating Wine

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The art of rating wine is a skill anyone can acquire with a little information and a lot of practice. Whether you will be participating in formal wine tastings or you simply want to understand wine a little better, this is a good place to get started. There are basically 4 things to notice when […]

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10 Fun Wine Stoppers that Make Perfect Gifts

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Don’t take life too seriously, add a touch of style and fun to any table with our unique new gifting range of “Funny wine stoppers” These fun wine stopers are bound to delight and bring smiles to your recipients faces! Happy Henry- Wine Bottle Stopper in Comical Gift Box – $6.99 No Wine Enthusiasts Wine Accessories Collection is Complete without […]

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What is White Wine?

Most white wine is produced from white grapes. I say most, because there are a few exceptions. Wine gets its color from letting the skins soak in the juice. Since this is the case, it is possible to make white wine out of black grapes by carefully extracting the juice and keeping the skins separated. […]

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Tasting Characteristics of White Wines

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Dry, Neutral The term dry is simply the opposite or absence of sweetness. Some white wines are extremely refreshing when youre very thirsty. The fact that they are neutral means that they do not exhibit any particular strong quality. The Italians tend to stay away from aromatic, strong flavored white wines. Most Pinot Grigio, Pinot […]

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