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Do It Standing Up

  • Mar 9, 2015

It's understandable turning down an invite to any old wine tasting--especially if you had a...

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A Perfect Set of Legs

  • Mar 5, 2015

Chances are you’ve seen someone swirl a glass of red wine, hold the glass in front of...

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Cork as the culprit

  • Mar 4, 2015

Have you been affected by the presence of cork taint? Have aromas of wet dog, musty basement,...

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Now you smell it, now you don’t

  • Mar 2, 2015

Smelling wine and describing one’s perceptions can be vexing, says Scott Carney ,...

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Hot Date?

  • Feb 27, 2015

It's Friday and you have an after-work date at a wine bar. While a tasty glass or two can...

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Learning Through Sipping

  • Feb 24, 2015

Hosting your first wine tasting is a rite of passage for wine enthusiasts. It’s up there...

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How to wow your friends at a blind tasting

  • Feb 12, 2015

Scott Carney is a master sommelier who has been tasting wine for over 35 years and teaches the...

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Do You Know Wine?

  • Feb 9, 2015

You may think you know wine, but there’s always more to learn. Here are some wine facts...

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Resolved to learn something new in 2015?

  • Jan 12, 2015

There are several ways a person might react to the following sentence, “This wine...

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Life with Wine: Champagne

  • Dec 23, 2014

The terms “non-dosage” or “brut nature” on a bottle of Champagne may...

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Which classic white varietal is typically strongly acidic and full of flavorful extract, while being comparatively low in alcohol?