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How Rosy is your Rosé?

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How Rosy is your Rosé?

What the Pink says about your Drink…

In the heat of a summer’s evening, sitting out on your back porch, mingling with close friends while the men guard the BBQ, you enjoy a glass of that crisp, fruity, blushing drink we call Rosé. But just how rosy is your rosé? Is it the pretty in pink type? Maybe a lovely aubergine hue? Or perhaps a sunset orange color? The color of your blushing glass reveals how your Rosé was produced and what variety of grape was used.

Food and Wine Pairing for your next Dinner Party

 

Food And Wine Pairing For Your Next Dinner Party!

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Does it really make a difference what wine you pair with your food? I mean, to be totally honest, I drink my favorite Cab with pretty much anything. Especially if it’s the end of a Friday and mama just needs to loosen up a little, ya know? However, the more I read about wine and the complexities of this luxurious libation, the more I do want to branch out and think outside my Cab box and maybe, just maybe try something new.

DIY Wine-making without a costly kit

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Making your own wine at home isn’t as complicated as it sounds. In fact, you don’t even need to go out and buy an expensive starter kit. With a few essentials, some yummy fruit and patience, you can have yourself some great tasting wine that was made by your own hands, or feet! (if you’re going old school ;))

DIY Wine Cellars: 10 Things to Ask Yourself

 

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Not only are home wine cellars a classy and elegant addition to your home, but they are super practical for keeping and maintaining a great tasting wine collection. Before you begin construction on your own cellar, here are 10 things to ask yourself:

Staircase to Wine-derland: Spiral Wine Cellars

 

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I just came across the most amazing and innovative way to store your wine, I am not kidding, it made me squeal a little with delight.  Imagine this – you’re hosting a dinner party and you go to retrieve your best wine for the occasion in your wine cellar, concealed under the floor, beneath a trap-door.  You open the door and descend down a spiral staircase and choose a perfectly and naturally chilled bottle of pinot and ascend through the floor to the utter astonishment of your guests.  This is for real!

 

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