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Can White Wine Age?

The simple answer. It depends! On what? A number of elements such as where the grapes were grown, the balance of fruit and acidity, and the ratio of phenolics, acids

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Sips And Textures

Just as chefs like to contrast and compliment flavors and textures, the secret to finding your next great match is to contrast and compliment the flavors and textures of the

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Contrast your Pairings

Contrast your Pairings for a Discovery of Awesomeness You’ve heard of the perfect pairings: Oysters and Muscadet. Caviar and Champagne. Cabernet Sauvignon and grilled steak. The classics are delicious and

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Can White Wine Age?

Can White Wine Age?

The simple answer. It depends! On what? A number of elements such as where the grapes were grown, the balance of fruit and acidity, and the ratio of phenolics, acids and sugars to water are key. Factors such as vintage variation and winemaking decisions also play a big role in aging potential. So with this […]

Sips And Textures

Sips And Textures

Just as chefs like to contrast and compliment flavors and textures, the secret to finding your next great match is to contrast and compliment the flavors and textures of the food with the flavors and textures of the wine. So the next time you have a dinner party, experiment and liven up the party by […]

Contrast your Pairings

Contrast your Pairings

Contrast your Pairings for a Discovery of Awesomeness You’ve heard of the perfect pairings: Oysters and Muscadet. Caviar and Champagne. Cabernet Sauvignon and grilled steak. The classics are delicious and they work because they compliment food flavors and textures.  But what if you turned things upside down and went the unconventional route? Opposites attract so […]