Archive for July, 2009

Jul 30 2009

What about winy kitchen?

Published by under Articles

To prepare some food with wine could become a real enjoyment and good addition to delicious meal. To feel the dainty flavor of wine you should warm up it to emit sulfites and get the great pleasure from drinking. To choose the fine wine: The rule number one is to use only that wine for [...]

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Jul 30 2009

What do you know about “vintage”?

Published by under Champagne Wine

1) What do you know about “vintage”? There is the vintage year on the wine stickers, which means the year of the harvest with designation of the grape’s sort, from which this wine was made. There are important factors that influence vintage year such as the weather conditions and resulting effect of the grape’s crop. [...]

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Jul 30 2009

A few facts from the wine’s history

Published by under Wine of Australia

- In Australia wine was developed in a box only in the 70s. The wine is tightly corked up in the barrels no to let air come in. That meant the duration of the wine’s keeping increased. – In the production of the wine barrels only 20 kinds of oak can be used among 400 [...]

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Jul 28 2009

The Recognized Wine Areas of France (Part II)

Published by under Wine of Italy

The island of Corsica The island is in the Mediterranean. The consumers of wines produced there are primarily the citizens of Corsica. This region has its own technological traditions of designation and old methods of production. There you can see the Corsican style of producing wine, which is carefully kept to by the Corsicans.

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Jul 28 2009

The Recognized Wine Areas of France (Part I)

Published by under Wine of France

The whole system of wine production in France is directed by the INAO (the “Institute National des Appellations d’Origine”). The institution controls over each appellation of existing wines. All the wines are to meet the requirements set by the special regulating acts. Naming all the appellations of the French wines is too painstaking task, that’s [...]

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Jul 24 2009

The most famous kinds of white wine

Published by under Types of White Wines

Among the most well-known types of white wine Chardonnay, Gewurztraminer, Chenin Blanc, Pinot Blanc / Pinot Bianco, Pinot Grigio / Pinot Gris, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc can be traced. Chardonnay is especially popular in the United States. It has the largest amount of sales among all other kinds of white wine. It is also connected with [...]

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Jul 24 2009

Take care of your health – drink wine!

Published by under Wine and health

Wine certainly profits our health. This fact needs not to be proved. However not all useful effects of wine have been already researched. Everybody knows that wine is good for heart; it can facilitate slimming, decrease oblivion, strengthen immunity, and even slow destruction of bones. The greatest wine drinkers are France and Italy, of course. [...]

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Jul 24 2009

Wine and Zodiac

Published by under Wine and health

Imagine situation you are preparing to a romantic dinner… Of course it ought to be a surprise! Music is playing quietly and slowly in the flicker of candles, dinner is already cooked and served, but you feel that this picture isn’t completed. Wait, you forgot about wine! Time is still left and you should only [...]

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Jul 24 2009

White Wine

Published by under Wine of France

This article will be of use both for the true connoisseurs of France wine and for average people who are in the habit of sharing a bottle of good wine at dining table. You may say that hot summer time is not a friendly period for alcohol drinking. But our narration will deal with the [...]

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Jul 23 2009

Canadian ice wine

Published by under Wine of Canada

Maybe the title of this article surprised you, because you can mention everything about this country but for wine. There is a word “must have” among shopaholics that mean something in fashion, for wine lovers Canadian wine companies are “must know” nowadays. Though wine making companies exist practically everywhere but we can’t say anything about [...]

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