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Beyond Provençal rosé, learn about the other styles of wine that are garnering an enthusiastic following. Bandol, Cassis and…

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Here’s what to seek out in rosé wine this 2016, from the budget-minded to the very best. There are essentially 3 tenets of rosé…

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Ordering wine in a restaurant is viewed by most of us as an ostentatious affair that is more likely to cause embarrassment than happiness. Here’s a funny look at what it’s like to order wine in a restaurant and what each step of the process is for.

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3 Greek white wine varieties that are perfect for beaches, picnics and anywhere you might arrive at on a bicycle or in a canoe. These light-bodied white wines each offer their own individual character.

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If you’re a lover of new world wines, the last 3 vintages (2015, 2014, 2013) offer excellent value. Here is a summary on great places to look for great tasting, affordable red wines

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Let’s take a look beyond Spain’s most popular wine (Tempranillo) to several unsung varieties that are well worthy of your drink budget. Included below, there are vintage recommendations and notes on what to look for.

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White label wines are relabeled or rebranded wines created out of the bulk wine market. While some are good, many are nothing more than relabeled bulk wines from the world’s largest wine production houses.

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Cult wines are the pigeon-blood ruby of the wine world. They are extremely rare benchmark wines that exhibit the expression of a particular winemaking region. Of course, actually getting to taste a cult wine presents a bit of a quandary, so here’s an alternative…

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If you love to drink rosé, white, and sparkling wine you should know that clear glass bottles have been shown to cause light strike…

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Is Expensive Wine Worth It?

Posted to Wine Tips & Tricks on January 25th.

Here is some information that you’ll find surprising about the value of cheap vs expensive wine. Most agree that a $20 wine tastes better than a $10 wine, but as the price increases something strange happens…

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