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What temperature for your wine?

What temperature for your wine?

If you drink a wine that is too warm, alcohol will take your palate over and ruin aroma, if too cold, your wine will be closed and flavours inhibited.
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How is wine made?

How is wine made?

While drinking a bottle may not last very long, the process to elaborate it is complicated and needs time! Wine production can generally be split in several steps so we will try to explain you how wine is made.
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Is wine good for your health?

Is wine good for your health?

What would you say if drinking a glass of red wine in the sun could help feeling healthier? This could be the dream of any wine lover, so we had a closer look into it.
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Spot flaws and faults in your wine

Spot flaws and faults in your wine

You’ll probably never stop enjoying this ‘pop’ noise when you open a nice bottle but it might be ruined by a flaw - either a major fault preventing any pleasure, or some kind of a small aroma which may be light, but unpleasant.
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The different shapes of wine bottles in France?

The different shapes of wine bottles in France?

You may think the shape is only a cosmetic matter, but reality is much more complex.
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How to keep your wine once opened?

How to keep your wine once opened?

Pouring wine in the sink when it has faded is always a shame. Do you know there are many solutions to avoid this awful situation and enjoy your wine until the last sip?
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If Our Dads Were Wines...

If Our Dads Were Wines...

We’re left with the same question arising every time June comes around – Father’s Day is soon approaching, what should I get my Dad? 
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How about combining wine and well-being?

How about combining wine and well-being?

A new word has recently become fashionable among people loving wine but also looking after well-being: Vinotherapy!
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How to open a bottle of Champagne with a sword!

How to open a bottle of Champagne with a sword!

Champagne Sabrage is not so complicated, simply follow this guide to become the Champagne star.
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