WINE TESTING
If almost anyone who wants can become a sommelier or cavist, because these professions are dominated by a bag of knowledge about wine and the ability to communicate with customers…

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TOP 10 WINE FESTIVALS OF EUROPE
1. Bordeaux fete le vin One of the most famous French winemaking regions once in 2 years (June 26-29, 2016) invites you to enjoy the hospitable atmosphere and excellent wine…

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WINE IN KEGA
In several bars and restaurants in Auckland, New Zealand, began to offer wines supplied in kegs. A keg is a metal vessel, usually made of steel or aluminum, often used…

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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

WINE IN COOKING
If you choose wine for culinary purposes, then there is no need to buy only expensive and eminent wines, it is more expedient to turn your attention to cheap brands.…

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Cup of greed, from which it is impossible to get drunk: the ancient prank of Pythagoras
Pythagoras was one of the greatest thinkers of his time and one of the greatest mathematicians in history. And he, apparently, was all right with a sense of humor, because…

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Useful tips on how to remove stains on clothes from wine, chocolate and greasy food with improvised means
How to deal with stains? Every person asks himself this question with unenviable regularity; after all, putting a stain on clothes is just a matter of seconds, and correcting the…

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WINE TESTING
If almost anyone who wants can become a sommelier or cavist, because these professions are dominated by a bag of knowledge about wine and the ability to communicate with customers…

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