Saturday, April 25, 2015
Learn about wine and wine ratings at Great Wines Made Simple. Wine is an alcoholic beverage, made of fermented fruit juice, usually from grapes. The natural chemical balance of grapes lets them ferment without the addition of sugars, acids, enzymes, or other nutrients. Grape wine is produced by fermenting crushed grapes using various types of yeast.

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Quirky wine rack could refill itself using Amazon Dash Engadget

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Engadget Quirky wine rack could refill itself using Amazon DashEngadgetDo you wake up in the middle of the night, soaked in cold sweat and frantically worrying, "Oh God, is my wine rack sufficiently full?" Well, fear not, because this automated wine rack from Quirky not only keeps tabs on your vital vino supply, it could [...]

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Midwest Winefest will celebrate 20 years with wine food and selfies Wichita Eagle

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Wichita Eagle Midwest Winefest will celebrate 20 years with wine, food and selfiesWichita EagleThe brainchild of several wine lovers, the tasting was an immediate success, so much so that all the people wanting to bid on the top-shelf bottles of wine and vacations to Napa Valley in the event's silent auction couldn't squeeze into the [...]

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Joseph Phelps Dies at 87 Brought Innovation to California Wines New York Times

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New York Times Joseph Phelps Dies at 87; Brought Innovation to California WinesNew York TimesJoseph Phelps, a former builder whose passion for wine led him to become an innovative Napa Valley producer and the first to bottle an expensive Bordeaux blend with a fanciful proprietary name, died on Wednesday at his home in St. Helena, [...]

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Nine Niagara Wine Trail wineries awarded medals Buffalo News

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Buffalo News Nine Niagara Wine Trail wineries awarded medalsBuffalo NewsNiagara Wine Trail members earned a total of 38 medals. They also included: Honeymoon Trail Winery, The Winery at Marjim Manor, A Gust of Sun Winery, Midnight Run Wine Cellars, Schulze Vineyards & Winery, Vizcarra Vineyards and Schwenk Wine& ... Read the full story: Nine Niagara [...]

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How does alcohol content affect your wine The Tennessean

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The Tennessean How does alcohol content affect your wine?The TennesseanWhen it comes to alcohol content, all wines are definitely not created equal. A German riesling may contain only half the alcohol of a riesling from California or Australia. A French Champagne may be 25 percent more potent than an Italian spumante. And ... Read the [...]

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