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Wine and Champagne

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Everything from how to brew your own, wine etiquette -how not to embarrass yourself when ordering a bottle of wine in a restaurant, the terminology of and about wine, and how to critique a vintage.
White wine! pour white wine on and blot!!! x Mix one teaspoon of a neutral detergent (a mild detergent containing no alkalies or bleaches) with a cup of luke-warm water. Blot. Mix one-third cup of white household vinegar with two-thirds cup of water. Blot. Repeat step one. Sponge with clean water…
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Make sure that the room is well-ventilated until the stain is completely dry. It may take a day or so, depending on the humidity in your area.
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It all depends on who is catering and what you are eating.
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Bordeaux versus California Cabernet In the U.S. varietal wines are named after the dominant grape used to make them. In France (except for Alscace) they're named for the region in which the grapes are grown. The predominant grape in Bordeaux is Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc, but some of the …
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well, my husband wears his underwear into the shower with him, and then removes them and washes them while he is in the shower. I then have to pick them up and hang them to dry. Oxyclean Use Oxyclean or another similar product. Just make sure to follow the directions, and if the undergarments a…
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Surprisingly, it is all too easy to buy alcoholic beverages over the Internet. Via the Internet, you can obtain any alcoholic beverage you want. They don't ask for any verification. It comes in a box that is not marked. This is disturbing because young people who can't walk into a liquor store and b…
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Main Exports: Crude Oil, Dates, Fruit and Vegetables, Natural Gas, Petroleum Products, Wine. Main Imports: - commodities: capital goods, food and beverages, consumer goods  
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Sometimes the sulfates in wine and restaurant salads increase inflammation, and, therefore you would have more pain. As with anything, moderation works. Perhaps some wines have less sulfates. Keep a food diary for a month, also marking down any flares you have and perhaps you can make a connection.&…
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You may bring back 1 liter tax free. You can bring back as much more as you can carry AND pay the import duty.
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Answer The problem is caused from one of the door switches that turn on the dome light when the door is opened. You can usually find which one pretty easily. The drivers door switch located in the door jamb is usually the culperit.They have 1 Phillips screw & 1 plug. Anyone can change this item…
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go to your local craft store and see what new gadgets they have for knitters but for the most part those long needles and yarn find some of those patterns for different types of stitching  My knitter just loved the gift I gave of having perosonalized labels made for her...said something like "…
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Answer Yes, it doesn't hurt to have a little drink before attempting conception - it can help to relax you. Of course drinking during pregnancy is dangerous, and if you are trying to conceive then you should not be drinking too much.
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Sangria goes really well with these entrees: paella (especially paella Valencia), beef in the form of chili, burgers or steak stews, and savory seasonings benefit from the fruit of sangria. Sangria goes very well with these appetizers: pepperjack cheese served on something hefty, like a Triscuit. C…
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This is hard to answer because info is missing. How tall you are and other factors are not here. If you don't feel good have your mom take you to the doctor.
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country of origin please ??Commandaria is another legendary wine to be recommended as sweet red wine from Cyprus. An amber-coloured dessert wine, it is know to be produced in the island of Cyprus since 4000 years ago. Produced by local Cyprus grapes mavro (black) and xinisteri (a fruity white grape)…
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CausesTimeline and TechnologyPolitical SituationsRegionsCountries The causes for each were not entirely the same. Before WWI countries were content to wage war on each other relatively indirectly, for control of the colonies and their resources. After WWI, the possibility of directly attacking othe…
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Buying WineInternet! However, after searching through 20 sites (from wine.com down) you find it either discontinued or zero inventory. So call the wholesaler (e.g. Pine State) or the importer in Georgia directly and ask, ask, ask. It takes a good month or two to get it. Good luck and if you do the …
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Finding an Importer/Distributor You have several options for finding out who imports and distributes a specific variety of beer, wine and/or liquor: Contact the company that produces the beer, wine and/or liqour by telephone, mail or e-mail. Often they post a list of their distributors an…
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Headaches and red wine Red Wine is one of the worst drinks if you suffer from migraines. It has a very high tyramine level ( the same chemical found in aged cheeses, nuts and some chocolate). Different grapes in the wines have higher tannin levels and should be avoided at all costs if you are a s…
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Answer Bubbly is no secret to science. When you pop a Champagne cork, yeasts ferment sugars and form carbon dioxide gas. But only recently has a solution to spirit's mysterious gas "trains"�the tiny beads of rising air that gives champagne its sparkle�bubbled to the surface. Scientists at t…
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To find the age and value of an old tapestry, consult an appraiser. An antique collectible may also be able to help you find this information.
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No, Ouzo is a distilled white spirit that is flavoured with aniseed.
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I believe 5 cents. Someone may offer you more if they are a collector but it is a very common question as the bottle can easy be found. A number are for sale on eBay raning from $4.00 to $14.00 non currently have any bids on themhttp://www.winesofcanada.com/london_winery.HTML
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Answer Ethanol is a pure substance, and hence there is only one variant. Ethanol, (or ethyl alcohol), chemical formula CH3CH2OH, is not generally added explicitly to alcoholic beverages, but rather is created during the fermentation process.
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Wine for a Connoisseur Go to a specialty wine store and ask for their advice. Usually most people enjoy 00 - 01 sweetness. There are so many great wines on the market so the pros can help you select one. Good wines don't have to come from France, Greece, etc., as the U.S. and Canada make some prett…
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Almost the same as pure water The specific gravity of fermented wine is very close to that of water, because although the weight is increased by dissolved solids, it is reduced by the alcohol content. Sweet wines tend to have a higher SG, so they weigh a bit more per gallon than water, which weighs…
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Answer I'm not sure what you mean by wiping as there isn't much information in your question. However if you mean wiping when on the toilet then the correct wiping method is wiping back to front until the tissue is clean. Answer Wiping from back to front after urination can cause urinary trac…
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Wines are made through the fermentation process. Grapes are squeezed to remove the juices. Yeast is added to the juice and it converts some of the sugars into alcohol. Differences occur by varying the type of grapes, whether or not they are skinned before squeezing, the types of yeast that are used …
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The French will tell you it's all down to the "terroir". Wine can vary between rows of vines, depending on the soil, the elevation, the drainage, the amount of sunlight, even the wind. Some of it may also be down to the skill or ideas of the winemakers themselves.
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About 23 degrees Fahrenheit Wine is a water based solution containing ethanol (and various other solutes), it has to get colder than the freezing point of water (32 F or 0 C) .Generally wine will freeze around 20 F (-7 C) depending on the type of wine. Household freezers can range from 5-8 degrees…
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Yes it can. As any compound containing water, wine can freeze.
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This is like asking why do Mexican eat tacos. The history plays big role where the french has contributed the revoluiton on wine. They have been to ups and down of the wine culture. The staple drink has been evolved there as some of the drinks have been created. The soil itself in France has very su…
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Nevada According to Beer Info Nevada leads the way with 44 gallons a year. But given the number of tourists in Las Vegas, it's no wonder.
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It depends on which country and region it comes from. A great vintage in Napa, will be quite different from a great vintage in Barossa... or France, or Chile, or ...
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Not longSome wines will last longer than others after opening, but generally speaking they all deteriorate, mostly because of the oxidation that occurs after exposure to air. Before a bottle is opened, there is little empty space in the bottle. After opening, however, the space obviously increases, …
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An aerator is a way of introducing air into some process or other. Probably the most common is in your home faucet. Instead of a stream of "solid" water, your faucet probably has a little collar with a fine mesh grid that breaks up that solid stream of water and introduces air into it. You still get…
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Wine could be made at home, but it's not as easy as one thinks. The best way to make your own wine is to purchase a wine kit at a local wine shop, and for best results, let it ferment there for 6 weeks or so (they have ideal conditions for that). It's not impossible to make wine at home. You will ne…
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Answer Yes, light can alter the chemical content of the wine and alter its flavour and colour. If you leave your clothes out in the sun they will fade, a similar process is involved here. However light coloured bottles which let more light through will not be a problem if you intend to drink th…
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I heard abaout 7-8 BILLION bottles a year :l
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As a general advice, every sweet wine is a good companion for sweet cakes, Italian wines or not. But, if you're are nevertheless searching Italian wines, I could suggest a couple of them:moscato spumante, marsala and malvasia are great Italian wines that match very well the Tiramisu.
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TV shows starting with "J". I know of 2. "Jag" and "Just shoot me". I hope this is helpful to you. The Jeffersons The Jeff Foxworthy Show The Jetsons Jake and the Fatman Jake and the Kid Johnny Quest Just Men Joanie Loves Chachi Junk Brothers Judge Judy Judge Jeannie Pirro The Jerry Springer S…
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Yes, but be very careful, you must enclose it w/ plastic when you're not using it, and then wrap a tarp over the TV contained in the plastic. You MUST UNPLUG IT not just turn it off, most TVs have a standby circuit that stays on so the remote will work. This will cause a HEAT build up and burn up. …
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No...just red.It's pretty well established that red wine (not white) is a particularly rich source of antioxidants flavonoid phenolics; many studies to uncover a cause for red wine's effects have focused on its phenolic constituents, specifically resveratrol and the flavonoids. Resveratrol, found in…
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Answer I need to know as well!!! Glucose or dextrose are sugars that are used in the production of lite beers as a source of energy for fermentation.
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8 - 8 ounce glasses a water per day. More if you are exercising or in hot weather.
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Many associate "all natural" with organic, but "all nutural" is not defined in regard to food labeling and really does not mean much.
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Long Island Ice Tea 1 Measure vodka 1 Measure gin 1 Measure white rum 1 Measure tequila 1 Measure triple sec 3 Measures orange juice Top off with Coke Use a tall glass. First, add the ice and cool down the glass a little before continuing. Then add all of the alcoholic shots and stir. Then add …
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Cosmopolitan Ingredients: 1 shot vodka 1/2 shot triple sec (or Gran Marnier) 1/2 shot cranberry juice 1/2 shot lime juice Preparation: Shake all ingredients in a cocktail mixer, then strain into a chilled martini glass. Garnish with a lime slice or twist.
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Kamakaze Ingredients: Triple Sec 1 oz Vodka 1 oz Lime Juice 1 oz Lime 1 wedge Preparation: Shake ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice. Strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a lime wedge. See Web Links: For a video demonstating the making of this d…
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Jager Bomb Ingredients: Jägermeister 1 shot Red Bull 1/2 can Preparation: Pour 1/2 can Red Bull into glass. Pour 1 shot glass Jägermeister. Drop shot of Jägermeister into glass of Red Bull. Quickly now, drink the whole thing. Repeat as necessary. (And yes, it will be.) Race when availa…
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Mojito 3 shots white rum 2 teaspoons brown sugar half lime(s) mint leaves Blend/crush together the lime (some people use lime juice but it also work well with adding the actual pieces into this mix) sugar and mint leaves until mixed well. Add ice and rum and stir. You can either strain…
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Black RussianIngredients:1 shot vodka1 shot Tia mariaColaPreparation:Pour the vodka and Tia maria over ice in a brandy glass and mix. Top off the glass with cola. This is best done to taste.  Black RussianIngredients:1 shot vodka1 shot KahluaPreparation:Pour the vodka and Kahlua over ice in a …
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Drink a Pink Lady!The drink is mixed Pepto Bismol:Rum, 3:1 and served over ice in a Collins glass.Pink Lady 1 ounces Gin 1 teaspoon Grenadine 1 teaspoon Light Cream 1 whole Egg White Shake with ice and strain into a cocktail glass.
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Rob Roy Drink A Rob Roy is made with coke and maraschino cherries. this beverage is called a ROY RODGERS & was the "boy's" version of the oh so popular "girl's" version of the SHIRLEY TEMPLE. The history of this was that when parents went out to dinner in "those days" they started dinner with co…
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Gimlet - Ingredients: 2 oz. Gin 1/2 oz. Lime Juice Preparation: Combine in a shaker with ice. Shake vigorously and strain into a chilled cocktail glass. Serve with a lime squeeze. Other Variations Vodka Gimlet: substitute Gin with Vodka Rum Gimlet: you g…
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Mormonism and drinks Alcohol, tea, and coffee (strong drinks). Some choose not to drink caffeine, but it is not specifically outlined that you may not. Some choose to drink caffeinated soda. It varies with personal choices. There is a Word of Wisdom that members try to follow. One reason for it i…
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Breezes Ingredients: 1 oz Vodka Grapefruite Juice Cranberry Juice Lime or Lemon Wedge Ice Preparation: It's easy -- Fill a Collins glass (or similar) with ice. Add one oz Vodka. Fill half with Grapefruit Juice Fill half with Cranberry Juice. Optionally garnish with li…
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This is just simply sloe gin and orange juice. The "screw" probably relates to the orange juice in a similar drink, the screwdriver, that's made with vodka and orange juice.
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Bocce Ball drink ingredients Bocce Ball ingredients: Amaretto Orange Juice Vodka If you want a mild drink, eliminate the vodka, or add in small quantities. This is a very smooth drink. Enjoy poop
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Answer Rum and coke with a lime
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I live in Idaho and work as a bartender. I am sure there are many variations to this but we make it with equal parts Malibu rum, jager, pine and OJ.
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How to Make a Jack Rose Here are the instructions for making a delightful drink called the Jack Rose: 1 jigger of Applejack 1/2 jigger of grenadine Juice of 1/2 a lime Shake with ice and strain. Enjoy!
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Contrary to common misperception, the Eighteenth Amendment did not prohibit either the purchase or consumption of alcoholic beverages. It was illegal to produce, transport or sell beverage alcohol. However, wine used for religious purposes was not considered a beverage and was permitted.Farmers were…
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Answer Chianti, for one. Chianti is from Tuscany, if you go further north you will find "barolo", Valpolicella ( and Ripasso and Amarone" and Asti, but to name a few
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There is quartz glass, which is a lattice of silica (SiO2) and has a very high melting temperature. Below that, there is borosilicate glass (Pyrex), which has good heat resistance and durability. It is what laboratory equipment and cookware are made out of. Also, there is soda-lime glass. This has…
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Go to the wineries! Find out which wineries offer complimentary tasting. However, it is a courtesy to buy wine after you have tasted it. In Napa Valley the wineries typically charge between $10-$20 per person to taste their wine. There are, however, still many wine areas in California where you …
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I would like to know more, myself. As I was sharing a glass of champagne with my wife I was recalling an oldememory about Scotland and Baby Bubbly. In 1956 when I was five years old, my Mother, brother and I went to Glasgow, Scotland to meet my grandparents. (my mother was a WWII war bride). I only …
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Generally Sterile bottles can be used upto 5 years. However theoretically the sterility should remain till the time you open the poly bag.
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Yes if kept too long No, its shelf life is virtually indefinite, due to its high acid content. With no refrigeration required, it's virtually self-preserving despite the fact that you may see some color change (especially in red wine vinegar), sediment settling or clouding; it's just an aesthetic…
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You will find a list of Alexander Valley Wineries of Sonoma County at the link below.
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Glasses to the left of me, saucers to the right Glasses go on the left and cups and saucers go on the right. Silverware should be one inch from the edge of the table. Empty wine glasses stuck in the middle with you The above is true, but it's also acceptable for an empty wine glass and water glass t…
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Answer A Painting by H Matisse.
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There are too many variables to provide a definitive answer to which wine to pair with a pop-tart. The variables of the pop-tart all have to be taken into consideration. Is it a fruit filling? Is it chocolate filling? Is it Brown Sugar Cinnamon (my favorite!)? Is it frosted or not? Is it being serve…
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Answer White wine does not require time to breath before drinking, red wine does require time to breath before drinking for the best possible flavor. just a quick note on the answer. it is he case that white wine doesnt usually need to breathe but some do as in ch. grillet from northern rhone i…
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There are wedding ceremonies available on the internet for free, as people very much enjoy posting their ceremonies. The Ultimate Wedding & Ceremony Workbook for the 'Planning-Impaired' is a great book. Amazon.com has this book and a wide variety of others. The ULC Seminary site has a bunch…
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how much is ernest &Julio gallo 1979 rose of California worth
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Because its particle do not have a strong force of attraction, like the metals or irons
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New World Monkeys. Many New World monkeys in the family Atelidae, which includes howler monkeys, spider monkeys and woolly monkeys, have grasping tails often with a bare tactile pad. This is in contrast with their distant Old World monkey cousins who do not have prehensile tails.
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Answer If the cork has broken off and you can no longer reach it with your opener - one option is to push it into the bottle instead of trying to pull it out. You will want to use a sieve as you pour to catch any small pieces of cork - but this method usually works well. Try this Foolproof met…
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You don't want to drink a lot, or get drunk while you're pregnant, but most of the research seems to indicate that a glass of wine or two a week is OK.
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Antimatter - 62.5 trillion dollars per gram!(production of only a few molecules is extremely difficult)Other expensive items are skyscrapers such as the Burq Khalifa, commercial passenger aircraft, military planes and ships, and professional sports franchises (not just their stadiums).
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Dry and Desert White Wines like chardonnay Savignon blanc should be served lightly chilled at wine fridge temperature which is around 15degrees C or 60 F.Most bubbly whites are best served Cold at fridge temperature.
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Varietal and Vintage Not all varietals create age-worthy wines. In general, whites aren't as age-worthy as reds. White's don't have as much tannin, the stuff that tends to preserve wines and lessens with time, as reds do. Sure, there are some whites that are age-worthy -- Chablis, some white Burgund…
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Store it in a cool dark place on its side. Preferably in a basement if you have one. Red wines should be stored at approximately 55 degrees. In the summer, you really should have a wine refrigerator to make sure the temperature doesn't fluctuate too much. Especially for Pinots that are quite tempe…
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It depends on how big the bottle. A typical bottle size is 750ml, but there are many variations. In a regular 750 ml bottle, there are 25.4 ounces.
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There are some great sites out there that have tons of menu ideas.
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If the bottle is from France, a Chablis is made of 100% chardonnay grapes grown from the Chablis region. If the bottle is from the USA, a Chardonnay must have at least 80% chardonnay grapes grown from anywhere. If the bottle says Chablis and is from the US, all bets are off. It could have nearly any…
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There are approximately 25 calories per fluid ounce. For example, there would be Approximately 170 - 175 calories in a 7 fluid ounce serving.
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Lingering wine smell You know the old adage, it depends: It depends on the type of wine and the price, so I won't go in to this one too much, however sweet wines may linger longer than dry wines and cheap wines may linger longer than expensive ones. It depends on the size of the room, a ballroo…
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Wine is high in sugar. The brix of the wine tells you how much sugar
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im not 100% on this but ive heard that in midieval days people believed that when a man was drunk and disorderly or mean that evil spirits had entered him thru the drink so it could have to do with that. Alcohol brings out the spirit(The inner beliefs and morality that guide that particular individ…
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I hope you're not asking if it helps you lose weight. Wine is low in nutritios value, but has ~60-100 calories depending on a size of the glass. It makes some people want to eat more, especially once the effect of alcohol starts to weaken. It contain antioxidants which are beneficial to good health.…
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burgandy Ummm no offense, but why does it matter? Leave somethin in my page!
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Oxidation
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