Category Archives: Wine

“Wine is one of the most civilized things in the world and one of the most natural things of the world that has been brought to the greatest perfection, and it offers a greater range for enjoyment and appreciation than, possibly, any other purely sensory thing.” – Ernest Hemingway

In Regards to Wine – Oxygen Good or Bad – Answer – Yes.

This is a hard one to wrap the brain around but when it comes to wine:  oxygen is good AND bad.  It’s great (and necessary) when the wine is first poured from the bottle.  Conversely, too much exposure and it … Continue reading

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Decanting and Aerating – What’s That?

So you’re a normal wine drinker.  You know enough to be dangerous, knowing decanting is important since the sales person at your wine shop said so.  Or maybe you just picked up the latest and coolest looking aerator that inserts … Continue reading

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