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When it comes to how geography influences wine, there’s no one rule that guarantees great wine, it’s more of a matter of connecting the dots – 5 dots to be exact: temperature, climate, elevation, soil type, and geopolitics.

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If there’s one thing you absolutely can’t blame for date gone bad, it’s the wine. Here are a few wines that say “I love you” in very different ways.

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Despite what you may have heard, it doesn’t matter if you’re a super taster or not, almost everyone can improve their sense of taste by learning to identify aroma compounds in wine.

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The Prosecco Wine Guide

Posted to Learn About Wine on December 21st.

Learn more about this fascinating sparkler including how to choose Prosecco, the different styles, the main winemaking region, Valdobbiadene, and what foods to pair with it.

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How to Choose Champagne

Posted to Learn About Wine on November 23rd.

Picking out Champagne can be stressful for a couple of different reasons. The notes below will help you identify the important things to pay attention to when choosing a bottle of Champagne.

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The Caucasus Region is an area that encompasses the countries of Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan and parts of Turkey and Iran. It is considered to be the birthplace of wine.

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This year offers a particularly great selections of wines for Thanksgiving due to some exceptional recent vintages. Here are 7 wine varieties that will make Thanksgiving even more special.

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If you’ve ever driven through a vineyard area you may have noticed that some vineyards look different than others. Each vine training system offers different benefits to grapes.

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Complete Wine Color Chart

Posted to Learn About Wine on October 12th.

Observing color in wine will improve your mental repertoire for activities such as blind tasting, assessing wine quality and vintage. Use this chart to become familiar with the hue spectrum in wine and common terminology to describe wine color.

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Piedmont Wine Map of Italy

Posted to Learn About Wine on September 26th.

Piedmont is 6th in terms of production size of Italy’s 20 major wine growing areas. It’s known for quality and produces more DOCG (Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita) than any other region.

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