orange wine

Orange wines

Orange Wines: What are they? Which ones should you try? Have you ever heard of orange wines? Although produced with an ancient style, orange wines are new to the wine market. The wine’s prolonged contact with the skin of the grapes before…

Natural wines

All You Need to Know About Natural Wine Have you ever heard of natural wine? If you enjoy wine, chances are you have! Natural wine is definitely trending these days, although the term could refer to any number of wine productions. Natural…

How much sugar in wine

How much sugar is actually found in wine?  It all depends upon the ripeness of the grapes and the process in which the wines are produced. We all know that wine is not free of calories.  We could only wish.  How can one withdraw from the…

Chianti Grapes Harvest, Tuscany

The Chianti grape harvest is such a momentous occasion for wineries in Chianti, Tuscany.  It marks the culmination of a grape’s growth on the vines and commences the process of fermentation and aging. In Italy it is known as the vendemmia. …
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Chianti wine and Chianti Grapes in Tuscany

Chianti, one of the most common and talked about Italian wines all over the world, which hails from the region of Tuscany in central Italy. Chianti has endured a prior history of being a wine produced in high quantities affecting the quality…
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Wine Tasting in Tuscany

Have you ever thought about wine tasting in Tuscany and just become so overwhelmed due to the abundance of excellent wines? You are not the only one! Many people visiting Florence, and Tuscany in general, are shocked by the amount of choices…

Who are wine lovers?

No matter where someone is from or how extensive his or her background is in wine tasting, there is one thing that all wine lovers have in common: they are fascinated – even moved – by the art of tasting wine. Wine is perhaps the only beverage…

How Long Does a Wine Last

One of the most popular questions out there by wine consumers is how long a particular wine will last or what is it’s ability to stored and aged. Should I drink it now or can I drink it in years to come? If it was that easy to provide…

Non-Alcoholic Wine

There are myriad reasons that one might want to imbibe some non-alcoholic wine. Maybe you have to drive, or maybe you just want to avoid a headache in the morning! Either way, the good news is that non-alcoholic wine is growing in popularity…

Barrel wine tasting at the winery

If you have ever had the pleasure of visiting a winery and tasting wine directly at the source where it is produced there is no better way to truly understand wine while creating such memorable moments. Your experience will step up a…

What to Wear on a Wine Tour

So, you’ve booked your wine tour, and chances are you are really excited! You’ll get to spend the day enjoying the beautiful sights, smells and tastes of the idyllic Tuscan countryside, and learn a lot about the incredible products this…

Napa vs. Tuscany: Wine Tasting Differences

If you love wine, or want to learn more about wine, you may be familiar with Napa Valley, one of the most famous wine production regions in the United States. And of course, changes are you have heard of Tuscany as well, where some of Italy’s…