Is your Bordeaux even real? Appellations to the rescue.

You may be quite familiar with the fun fact that a Champagne can only be called Champagne if it was produced in the Champagne region of France (just outside of Paris). All else is a mere "sparkling wine" - or Prosecco! But, how do you know your Bordeaux is even "real", and really from Bordeaux? Because [...]

2018-06-05T02:00:29+00:00June 5th, 2018|Tags: |

5 ways to learn more about wine and oenology in 2018

The world of wine is often complex for the newbie. How to navigate the hundreds of varieties and appellations, the vintages ... and then how to choose the right wine and food pairing from the thousands of estates and vintners? There is no secret, you have to study to get better at anything. Becoming a wine connoisseur takes [...]

2018-06-04T23:34:00+00:00May 31st, 2018|

Do wine legs indicate that a wine is good?

"Ah, those wine legs indicate that this wine has a high amount of glycerine! It is, therefore, a grand wine!" Spoken like a true wine bougie. But - is that even true? Not quite. Like all wine myths, there is some truth to it. The legs of the wine, which unsurprisingly have a much more romantic [...]

2018-05-31T02:58:38+00:00May 26th, 2018|Tags: |

Want to get better at tasting wine? Get to know your tongue first!

"How did it taste?" -"Good." Or how about... "This wine has bold savory depth and a silky sweetness with mixed earth quality, powerful and tannic!" ...wine tasting notes lingo got you confused? No worries - serious wine drinkers are known for their "powerful" eloquence indeed! How can you work your way up to tasting a wine [...]

2018-05-31T03:50:45+00:00July 31st, 2012|Tags: |

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