How to quickly get a cork that fell into a bottle of wine
A bottle of wine can soften any heart and melt the ice in a relationship. And maybe just the same outraged. Especially those sensitive natures who collect or reuse wine…

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WINE AUCTIONS
Wine auctions or a bottle of wine for the price of a luxury car. For “hunters” for antiques, an auction is a great opportunity to purchase the desired lot (paintings,…

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Better than the “green fairy”: how cannabis wine is produced in the USA
Have you ever tried absinthe? If the acquaintance took place, it was unlikely that the most legendary potion that made Paul Verbiern and Arthur Rambo head spin or creative insanity…

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WINE Cork HISTORY

The enterprising ancient Greeks managed not only to learn how to produce good wine, but also to establish a successful trade in them. The difficulties caused by the inconvenience of transporting open amphorae prompted them to create traffic jams. The main requirement was protection from spilling the precious drink (there was no talk about tightness yet), and the wooden cork did an excellent job with this task. Of course, this “plug” was far from perfect: the use of soft wood as the basis caused the cork to quickly swell inside the vessel, and, as a result, damage to the neck of the amphora and wine oxidation. A little later, they improved the technology, and began to lubricate the cork with clay and seal it with resin. Continue reading

KAVIDI
The workplace of a professional cavist is often wine boutiques or alcohol departments in large markets. His responsibilities include consulting clients, as well as assistance in choosing a drink. So…

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GEORGIAN WINE. How to choose?
Georgia is a delightful and beautiful country! The combination of soft subtropics, the Black Sea, the flowering valleys of the foothills, the rocky mountains, and the deep gorges that pass…

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DECANATION
If you have ever watched as a specially trained person slowly pours wine from a bottle into a decanter, and then pours it into guests' glasses, then you are already…

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WINE COLLECTION
Collecting good wines is a great investment. But what are these "good"? These certainly include wines of France (Bordeaux Chateau, Burgundy), and in a small amount of Spain, Italy, Germany.…

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