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    5 Dry Portuguese Wines That Will Knock Your Socks Off

    Finding a truly amazing wine at a price in the sub-$12 realm is actually pretty rare… you could say it’s mythic. When you come across one of these mythic wines you may have experienced an overwhelming sensation of irrational glee and desperation as you buy up as much of the wine as you can. 5 Dry Portuguese Wines That Will Knock Your Socks Off This brings us to the topic of P ...

    8 readers - By Madeline Puckette/ Wine Folly

    Wines Like It Cool, Dark and Moist

    If you’re planning to store your wine in the closet this might not be such a good idea. A recent study in Northern Italy showed that wines age 4 times faster when stored at room temperature. Find out more about how to keep your wine happy and learn what to do if you do plan on starting a wine collection.

    5 readers - By Madeline Puckette/ Wine Folly

      Youthful Wine May Be Better Than Aged Wine

      Wine Folly - - 3 readers - Youthful red wines may be better for you than older vintage red wines. New research reveals that 90% of several antioxidants in red wines are lost as wines age. We’ve raved about antioxidants in wine because of their potential health benefits. However, we may be drinking wines too old. Are Young Wines Actually Better Than Old Wines? Several recent studies on anthocyanin (a po ...

      The Surprising Potential of Non-Alcoholic Wine

      Wine Folly - - 3 readers - Crazy Potential For Non-Alcoholic Wine? The future may be bright for low alcohol and non-alcoholic wines. Researchers in France found that artificially lowering the alcohol level of a Cabernet Sauvignon (from 12% ABV to 6% ABV) didn’t remove any of the antioxidants beneficial for cardiovascular health.

      Drinkhacker Reads – 10.01.2014 – Quick Links Edition

      Drinkhacker.com - - 2 readers - Drinkhacker Reads – 10.01.2014 – Quick Links Edition Many stories to pull from today! Let’s get right to it: A class action lawsuit against Templeton Rye has been given a green light to proceed. [USA Today] Spirits Business reports UK craft distilling is predicted to double in 2014. [Spirits Business] New statistics show that the top 10% of American drinkers consume more than 50 ...

      Drink Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

      WineChixs.com - - 2 readers - As a breast cancer survivor myself, I applaud anything any company does to assist the effort to eradicate the dreadful disease. Today’s spotlight showcases Sparkling Ice. Throughout the year, Sparkling ICE donates a minimum of $25,000 to research facilities nationwide to help find a cure, in addition to aiding local affiliates and communities with more than $100,000 in donations annually.

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      The Surprising Potential of Non-Alcoholic Wine

      … Crazy Potential For Non-Alcoholic Wine? The future may be bright for low alcohol and non-alcoholic wines. Researchers in France found that artificially lowering the alcohol level of a Cabernet Sauvignon (from 12% ABV to 6% ABV) didn’t remove any of the antioxidants beneficial for cardiovascular health. The study concluded by suggesting that low…

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      5 Dry Portuguese Wines That Will Knock Your Socks Off

      … Bouschet has some of the highest levels of antioxidants found in grapes around the world. In terms of flavor, Portuguese Alicante Bouschet has similarities to the smokiness and the richness of Aussie Shiraz, Lodi Zinfandel and Petite Syrah. FACT: Alicante Bouschet is a grape crossing that was created by botanist Henri Bouschet in Southern France…

      8 readers - By Madeline Puckette/ Wine Folly

      Drink Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

      …, is a Susan G. Komen Puget Sound Affiliate Promise Partner, the highest tier of recognition awarded to corporations, foundations, and 3rd party fundraising organizations or events that provide exceptional financial or in-kind resources throughout the year to the Komen Puget Sound Affiliate. In honor of its support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month…

      2 readers - By Linda Kissam/ WineChixs.com

      Youthful Wine May Be Better Than Aged Wine

      … Youthful red wines may be better for you than older vintage red wines. New research reveals that 90% of several antioxidants in red wines are lost as wines age. We’ve raved about antioxidants in wine because of their potential health benefits. However, we may be drinking wines too old. Are Young Wines Actually Better Than Old Wines? Several…

      3 readers - By Madeline Puckette/ Wine Folly

      Drinkhacker Reads – 10.01.2014 – Quick Links Edition

      … on the Bourbon trail. Which is a great thing because one visit with Four Roses is just not enough. [Herald-Leader] And finally today, Gizmodo looks at a barrel char at the Yoichi distillery and thinks it resembles a portal to hell. [Gizmodo] Similar Posts: This entry was posted in News. Bookmark the permalink.…

      2 readers - By Rob Theakston/ Drinkhacker.com

      Wines Like It Cool, Dark and Moist

      … of a home closet. Over the course of 2 years, he compared the wines chemical structure and taste. “your bedroom closet is no place for wine.” After the testing was all done, Mattivis concluded that the ‘closet wines’ were no good. They lost antioxidants and color at a rate that was 4 times faster than the cellar wines. Additionally, there were…

      5 readers - By Madeline Puckette/ Wine Folly

      The Wines Of Uruguay (Part 2)

      … If you examine the location and climate of Uruguay, there is little question why it is an excellent location for vineyards. It is located on the same latitude as South Africa and Adelaide, Australia. The Uruguayan climate is very conducive, with a predominantly maritime climate and about 1000mm of rain annually. The high amount of rainfall…

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