wine101 in a nutshell by @winedivaa for #winelovers

I often get approached by questions like: how do I learn about wine? So here are a few tips to guide you to find your inner wine lover Drink Wine: To learn about wine you have to drink wine, in moderation of course. Swirl the wine : If possible, swirl the wine to open up the aromas…

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Geography of Wine

“Why does a Chablis from France, made from the Chardonnay grape, have a steely, minerally, austere taste while a California Chardonnay often has a fruit forward nose with hints of vanilla spice? Or even more importantly, why do American wines have the grape variety prominently displayed on the label, while European wines rarely do, preferring…

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Are you a wine-clinking enthusiast?

Are you a wine-clinking enthusiast? Are you the one that goes clinking around the table to all the diners? I have to admit I like to clink! It’s a tradition to say ‘Cheers’ and then try to reach all the diners in the table to share the moment even those who are in the corner.…

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#wine101 How to properly hold a wineglass?

winedivaa#wine101 : Take note: The correct way to drink a glass of wine is from the stem or foot but not from the chalice. Did you know that already? I just learned it thanks to my friend Ale Garduño who has super good tips, follow her on @sommalegarduno • • Toma nota: La manera correcta de tomar un…

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