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Monthly Wine Writing Challenge #35 (#MWWC35)

Last week, Erik of Red, White and Cru won Monthly Wine Writing Challenge #34 (#MWWC34) and just like all previous winners of the Challenge, his “reward” was to choose the theme for the following Challenge (in this case #MWWC35). 691 more words


Corbieres-The Best Value In Languedoc-Roussillon

Above is the map of the Southern Region Of France known as The Languedoc. 46% Of the Wines coming out of this area come from the Large Area in Pink…Corbieres.  485 more words

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Bourgueil Is A Region in France Not A Skin Disorder !

Did you know that Cabernet Sauvignon had 2 Parents?? One was Sauvignon Blanc and The Father Was Cabernet FRANC (FRONC not FRANK). They fooled around a bit and we got the Offspring of Cabernet Sauvignon.  697 more words

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Simple Fact: Burgundy Is not A WINE! It Is A Region In France!

This is one simple piece of Wine Education that you can memorize and repeat 200 times per day. Once it sinks in you will be way ahead of even some of the most long term Wine Enthusiasts in your level of Knowledge. 234 more words


3 Steps to the Perfect Food and Wine Pairing

We have all been in that awkward restaurant situation where the waiter is standing to take your wine order, his pen hovers above his note pad, as you fearfully flip through the menu pages, trying to… 393 more words