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23/02/2015

Go green: the best eco-initiatives in wine production

In recent years, winemakers have begun to participate in environmental initiatives to reduce the impact of wine production on the environment. There are many initiatives that have been undertaken and, thankfully, we will see many more. Today, some of the success stories related to wine production from a sustainable perspective are based on the following methodologies.

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20/02/2015

Stressed out? Drink a glass of good wine!

While it is known for its delicious taste and for being the preferred drink to accompany meals at meetings, wine also offers a number of health benefits to which are now added the results of a study performed by the Scripps Research Institute in La Jolla, California, indicating that drinking wine reduces stress.

According to the cardiologist Raul Pastor, head of the...

18/02/2015

Want to be a sommelier? Don't miss these online courses!

If you are in other countries, you want to practice English and learn to be a sommelier or maybe get more knowledge about the world of wine, we recommend some classroom and online courses, where you can become a wine connoisseur in an easy, quick and comfortable way. You can already take note!

The National wine school. They perform several Professional Certification ...

16/02/2015

Tell me what movie you like and I'll tell you what wine you should drink

If you are a wine and cinema lover, you'd probably already discovered some films related to the world of wine that filled you with joy and made you feel completely identified. In fact, since cinema is as a good universal symbol, there are all kinds of films having wine as a background, protagonist or theme.

Here are some of our suggestions:

1. A Good Year: This film...

13/02/2015

Young people drink less wine, but better

In recent years, wine consumption among young people is smaller, depending on the country, but they prefer higher quality wines. The rise of wine tourism and the spread of wine consumption has made new generations to know more about the language of wine and the main Appellations of Origin.

The trend for young people to know how to drink quality wine spreads all along...

6/02/2015

Are you prepared for an exceptional Valentine's day?

We don't really need a Valentine's day to say I love you or to drink a glass of good wine. But as Valentine's day is coming anyway, why shouldn't we enjoy a tempting wine or seduce with it or let us be seduced?

A glass of wine, a champagne or a well-prepared cocktail will guarantee that your night will be infinitely better. We would like to offer you some wines and some...

30/01/2015

Build your own wine cellar at home

If you are a wine lover, surely you'll like to have a small wine assortment from different vintages or provenances in your house, so you always have the possibility to choose one or the other depending on the company, the moment or your mood.

Thus, you may have also raised the possibility of expanding your small home cellar and transform it into something more...

28/01/2015

Good, nice, cheap and white

The new year has brought with it very promising white wines. Today we want to share with you the major novelties which, with its vintage 2014, are coming with great force.They will not let you down!

El Perro Verde 2014

El Perro Verde is a wine as original as its label. Made from 100% Verdejo grape, is a wine with good structure and a long, pleasant aftertaste. Perfect...

26/01/2015

Do you know the wine regions of Argentina?

Located in the southern tip of the American continent, Argentina is a beautiful country and also the fifth largest wine producer in the world. The mineral richness of its soil and climate favor the production of different types of vines.

Today, Argentina has over 200,000 hectares cultivated with vineyards to date, that is 2.7% of all the vineyards in the world.

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21/01/2015

Drink wine and save money at the dentist

Wine provides a number of properties for the body, making it one of the most comprehensive drinks. It is an antioxidant, prevents cardiovascular disease, prevents cholesterol, along with other many other benefits for your health. And... it also prevents caries.

This last statement can give us many joys, allowing us saving money at the dentist if, besides taking care of...