Wine Fundamentals

Build Your Wine Tasting Powers.

Whether you're a novice or a seasoned enthusiast, refining your wine-tasting super powers is an art that can be mastered with dedication and practice!

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Sulfites in Wine: Everything You Need to Know

If Sulfites occur naturally in wine, how concerned should I be?

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Traditional and Sustainable Wine Packaging: The Many Types

While traditional glass bottles are still the best choice for wines that require further aging, there are many alternatives that still store your favorite wine without any adverse effects.

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What is the yearly cycle of a Winery?

The care of a vineyard and work in the winery is continuous. Endless hours are spent both in the winery and the vineyards to ensure that all elements come together to create the final result - wine.

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The Eight Most Expensive Wines in the World

These bottles are available to the highest bidder and are usually purchased by private collectors and connoisseurs of fine vintage wine. The prestige of owning the bottle makes the high prices prestige, and the pleasure of being the owner of such rare items.

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Selecting Wines for Fall

While there are many amazing wines from around the world to discover, do not forget that your local Texan winemaker(s) will have a vast array of wines that make impeccable fall sipping. 

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Fun Wine Facts

There is so much to learn about wine and the deeper you dig into its fantastic and exciting history the more you will learn. Lost for a discussion topic, look no further, we have put together some interesting facts about wine that you can share with your friends and loved ones the next time that you are together.

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What's the real difference between Natural corks, Synthetic corks, and Screwcaps?

There is an ongoing debate as to whether one form of closure is better than the other. In the following article, we will investigate the origins of these three different closures and examine the benefits and disadvantages of each one.

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Crafting Sweet Perfection: The Intricate Process of Making Delightful Sweet Wines

Sweet wine remains one of the least recognized wine styles available in the market.  Did you ever wonder why there could be such a wide range of prices for a bottle of dessert wine?

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Classic Summer Wines

Why not try a locally-made Sauvignon Blanc or Chardonnay? As always your first port of call should be your local wine expert who will be thrilled to guide you in the right direction and suggest the perfect Texan wine that will cool down a hot summer's day.

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