SOMMELIER
Winemaking, despite its venerable age, continues to develop tirelessly: preserving traditions, technologies are being improved, new recipes and terms are emerging. All this contributed to the emergence of new professions…

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3 simple and fun ways to open a wine without a corkscrew
Everyone who had to participate in the holiday feasts, at least once faced with the fact that you need to somehow open the bottle, but there is no corkscrew for…

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PLANET OF SICILY? SICILIAN WINE!
"Planet" ("Planeta") - here it is, the mafia of Sicily! Despite the very young age of the company, the results of its activities are simply amazing. In less than twenty…

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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

“Let's take meow?”: The first alcoholic drinks for pets came on sale
Each of us has a hard day at work. So heavy, having come home after that, I just want to splash some good wine in a glass and take a…

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The main summer secret: How to completely cool a bottle of beer in 5 minutes
For most honest citizens, summer is a truly carefree time. Of the “serious problems”, the brain only takes the search for answers, how to stuff all things for the holidays…

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15 creative wine labels with meaning
Many people choose wine exclusively on the label. And designers are competing for the right to come up with the original packaging for a bottle of wine. Our review contains…

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VINOGRAD
If earlier it was believed that the discovery of grapes belonged to the Phoenicians, today it is reliably known that the origin of this plant occurred much earlier and the…

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