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Perhaps you’ve heard of the ‘Dijon Clone’ for Pinot Noir or maybe Clone number 337 for Cabernet Sauvignon.

Wine clones are well-known amongst wine growers but they may point to a strange and somewhat alarming future for the world of wine.

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Discover the wines of South West France including Malbec and long-lived Tannat. South West French wines are underrated and delicious…

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Go behind the scenes to find what professional wine drinkers love when it comes to esoteric wines. Often inexpensive and under the radar, these wines will blow your mind..

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We’ve had several requests for tips on passing the sommelier certification. There are several organizations who host certified sommelier exams and if you’d like to choose one, check out our guide…

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How do winemakers make wine taste better? Understand these 6 wine making processes in order to understand how they affect the flavor of wine.

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Want to really understand Italian wine? Piedmont wine is a useful area to get to know because of the diversity of wines and wine grapes. Piedmont is also home to one of the premier wine growing regions of the world.

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We get asked a lot about wines in the sub-$20 range, but how do you find a nicely priced Amarone wine? Learn about a significantly cheaper style of Valpolicella wine as well as why Amarone wine costs so much…

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Dionysus, son of Zeus, is the Greek god of wine. Discover what the wine was like in ancient Greece in this fascinating glance in history.

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Learn about Alto Adige wine; from their iconic Pinot Grigio to age-worthy red wines like Lagrein. Identify the major flavors of the region and know what to look for when you’re craving something Italian.

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There are 4 different styles of Rioja Wine. Learn how to identify the labels and what to look for to get the style of Tempranillo you want.

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