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Posted: 2019-05-09 12:00:48
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On October 8th, 2018, the vignerons of the appellation Grés de Montpellier de Montpellier organized a tasting event in order to select the 10 ‘best wines’ of the 2016 vintage to represent,...
Posted: 2019-04-29 08:58:19
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This is course number 1 of Julien’s 3.5-Minute Wine School so we are going to start from the beginning, how to taste wine properly, or at least better. After reading though this piece, join...
Posted: 2019-04-24 09:07:11
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The name Raventós is best known as the creator of sparkling wine in Catalonia, Spain, Raventós i Blanc. Raventós i Blanc is a winery with one of the longest documented winegrowing traditions...
Posted: 2019-04-16 19:45:34
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Bodega Mundo al Revés Cabernet Franc, Mendoza, Argentina
Score: 91+/100 Points   This Cabernet Franc from Argentina is a Single Vineyard wine from Bodega Mundo Revés, a winery that aims at revealing the typicity of unique terroirs and blocks...
Posted: 2019-04-12 08:57:17
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Meeting Paul Symington at Cockburn’s: insights into the future of Douro wines
James Mayor, of Grape Discoveries, talks to Douro legend Paul Symington. The bright light of a February day in Portugal pours through tall windows into the John Smithes Room at Cockburn`s, in...
Posted: 2019-04-10 08:32:18
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The Sweetness Levels of White & Sparkling Wines – Infographic Chart
Sweet wines are great for desserts (they are sometimes called dessert wines), Sunday afternoons, and for those new to drinking wine. Here is a guide to help you decipher the often-confusing wine...
Posted: 2019-04-09 11:21:05
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Chateau Routas Provence Rosé – Winery Info & Wine Review
Chateau Routas is located in the heart of Provence in the Var departement, equidistant from the French Riviera on the Mediterranean coast and the foothills of the Alps. The estate and vineyards...
Posted: 2019-04-08 10:40:52
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Castillo Monjardin Origen Crianza Coupage Selección
Castillo de Monjardin is located in the North of Spain in the Navarra region at the foothills of the Pyrenées mountain ranges, not far from the French border. Historically, the castle of Monjardin...
Posted: 2019-03-29 13:30:09
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Why Enter Sommeliers Choice Awards?
SCA is a platform for those who want to promote and sell their brands to a wider audience. The competition will focus on the needs of on-premise establishments such as restaurants, bars, lounges,...
Posted: 2019-03-28 19:59:06
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The Wonders of Japanese Sake (and How it Compares to Wine?)
As a wine guy, and a Frenchman who’s been drinking wine and exploring its intricacies all my adult life, when I arrived in Japan to learn more about the world of Sake, I wasn’t sure about...

Posted: 2019-05-23 17:34:12
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On Wednesday, Diageo, the world’s largest spirits company, announced a global roll-out of a new family leave policy that will guarantee female employees a minimum of 26 weeks of paid maternity...
Posted: 2019-05-23 11:40:18
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On a Monday evening in late February 2019, a small group of New York-based writers went to Sotheby’s for a lavish dinner prepared by Chef Massimo Bottura, the famed maestro behind the world’s...
Posted: 2019-05-23 11:19:34
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On Tuesday, the brewers who participated in Sierra Nevada’s Resilience IPA fundraiser received an email from co-owner and vice president Sierra Grossman. Grossman’s email thanks brewers who...
Posted: 2019-05-23 11:01:36
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Domaine Paul Pillot Bourgogne Aligoté 2017, Burgundy, France
Wines from Burgundy — Pinot Noir the red and Chardonnay the white — are often out of reach for those of us looking for good, everyday bottles that won’t put a major dent in our bank accounts....
Posted: 2019-05-22 17:56:31
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Getting Married? Busch Guy Will Officiate, Provide the Beer, and Pay For The Party
Miller High Life might be the Champagne of beers, but another beer brand is planning to provide the bubbles for this year’s wedding season. On Monday, Busch Beer launched a contest to help...
Posted: 2019-05-22 16:35:32
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Scientists Resurrect Ancient Egyptian Beer
A team of microbiologists, archaeologists, and ”crazy beer makers” recently recreated an ancient Egyptian beer using yeast found in 5,000-year-old pottery vessels, Times of Israel...
Posted: 2019-05-22 11:40:23
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How to Get the Most Out of Your First Homebrew Kit
Beer-making kits are a great way to get started as a homebrewer. They save first-timers the headache of acquiring the correct equipment, measuring ingredients, and facing unforeseen kitchen disasters....
Posted: 2019-05-22 11:30:04
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Is Athens, Greece the Best Cocktail City in Europe?
For years, the main reasons to visit Athens were: to see the historical sites, to enjoy some tasty Greek food, or to kill time before heading to one of the innumerable Greek islands for sunshine...
Posted: 2019-05-22 11:20:13
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Light, Bright, Definitely Not Sprite: 20 of the Best Spiked Seltzers to Try
Spiked seltzers are flooding the marketplace. Big Beer, craft breweries, and boutique labels are offering an array of trendy, low-alcohol, low-calorie drinks. Anheuser-Busch acquired Bon &...
Posted: 2019-05-21 19:35:15
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220-Year-Old Beer Recipe Resurrected by Belgian Monks
A book of 12th-century beer recipes is being used to recreate beers from the past. The books were discovered in the archives at Grimbergen Abbey, a monastery founded in Grimbergen, Belgium in...