HISTORY OF WINE FASHION ITALY
Italy occupies a leading position in the world ranking of wine production. Despite the fact that in Italy itself the level of wine consumption is decreasing annually, production is constantly…

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10 little-known facts about wine that will impress not only gourmets
Benjamin Franklin once said that wine is "proof that God loves people and wants to see them happy." Without a doubt, wine is one of the most favorite drinks of…

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WINE AND ZODIAC SIGNS
Astrology has always been the subject of heated debate. Some consider it a serious science and move through life based on the "recommendation of the stars", others categorically reject such…

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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 in Bordeaux Square. Visiting the festival, you can not only get acquainted with the sights that are worthy of attention by themselves, but also taste the best French wines, participate in sommelier contests and gain invaluable experience in master classes from leading winemakers. Continue reading

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 “at winemaking”. One of these is a sommelier.

BUT FEW WHO KNOWS WHO SUCH A SOMEL is REALLY?
The French Union Sommelier gives the following definition of this profession: it is a person whose duties include serving drinks to clients of an institution, consultations on choice, and even table setting. Continue reading

HISTORY OF FRENCH WINE
What first comes to mind at the mention of France? Eiffel Tower, wine and Champs Elysees. Variations are possible, but “wine” is always present. For the French themselves, wine has…

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ITALIAN WINES: HISTORY, CLASSIFICATION AND BEST REPRESENTATIVES OF WINE FAMILY ITALY
What can be compared with the abundance and variety of Italian cuisine? Only Italian wine. Countless varieties, tastes and shades can excite the imagination of even experienced tasters. Young and…

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STEREOTYPES OF WINE
Far from each of us can boast the ability to choose the right wine, and the store is often guided by the “generally accepted rules”: good wine is necessarily expensive,…

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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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