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A good reason you don’t find too many Bordeaux wines at 10-11% alcohol by volume anymore. Warm temperatures and dry summers increase the sugars in the grape which when fermented result in higher alcohol. Here is the drawback though. Grapes that mature quickly lose their acidity which gives the wine that balance. Here are how […]
Here is a nice short article on big table wines and a tip on getting the best bottle of wine for your Christmas holiday in the last paragraph. Click on the title to link up.
A great article on when the grape is ready to be picked. This is taken from the Ste.Catherines Ontario newspaper. Click on the title for the link.
Wine Etc.: Sampling wines from Spain’s Rioja Alta region • Food and Wine (www.HometownAnnapolis.com – The Capital)
Here is a good spot to read on some Spanish wines and wines in general. Click on the title for the link.
In celebration of the Chilean miners rescue a post on Chilean Wines. Well done Chile!!
Here is an interesting article on Chardonnays from Oregon. Real informative.
Here are some grape varieties you may never heard of. This site has some real good features on wines. Check it out to see if you know some of them.
From Suite101 here are some classic white wine grapes and their characteristics.