The "French Paradox"

Although most people probably do not drink wine for its potential health benefits, it can be interesting to learn what a glass of wine can offer besides enjoyment! Numerous laboratory and epidemiological studies have shown that the consumption of wine in moderation can have a beneficial effect on health and especially on the prevention of pathog...
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Winemaking 101

There are many different processes involved in making wine. Of course, to make great wine, you need to start with great grapes. These are the raw materials which we ferment into our beloved wine. However, high quality grapes do not necessarily mean high quality wine. The winemaker, like the vineyard manager, has many important steps to follow an...
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How to Taste Like a Pro!

Have you ever found yourself enjoying some wine with friends or coworkers, and there is this one guy that knows (or pretends to know) how to properly taste the wine? If that has ever intimidated you or kept you from wanting to voice your opinion about wine, keep reading to learn about what to look for and how to taste like a professional! The on...
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