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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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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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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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

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

BEST WINE FESTIVALS
The air is saturated with intoxicating aromas of wines, incendiary music sounds in every corner of the city, and a good mood does not allow to fall asleep for a…

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WINE BRAND CALVET
Calvet - affordable luxury of French winemaking. Today Calvet brand wines (over 40 types) can be bought in 100 countries around the world, including in Kazakhstan. 70% of the total…

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RED WINE
“Dry” terminology says that red wine is a drink made from dark grape varieties using a special technology that promotes the transfer of anthocyanins from the skin to the wort.…

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12 non-standard ways how to use wine to the last drop
Wine is called a noble drink. And how not to miss a glass or two for dinner or during a festive feast. But some people manage to use it not…

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