Seven Tips for Building a Valuable Wine Collection

By Matthew Gerard on May 27, 2024

 Building a wine collection is more than just amassing bottles; it's a journey of discovery, appreciation, and investment. Whether you're a seasoned collector or just starting out, here are some expert tips ...

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Savouring the Spirit of Sangria

By Matthew Gerard on Feb 26, 2024

As the sun sets on a warm summer evening, there's a drink that has been capturing hearts and palates for centuries – sangria! This refreshing and flavourful concoction has a rich history that traces back to ...

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The Art of Sipping: Unveiling the Importance of Correct Glassware for Wines

By Matthew Gerard on Feb 19, 2024

In the world of wine appreciation, the vessel from which you sip can significantly influence the entire experience. The importance of selecting the right glassware goes beyond aesthetics; it plays a pivotal ...

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The Art of Wine Cellaring: A Guide to Aging Wines at Home

By Matthew Gerard on Jan 22, 2024

Embarking on the journey of wine cellaring is like stepping into the realm of alchemy, where patience and precision transform bottles into liquid treasures. For enthusiasts seeking to craft their own home ce...

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Preserving the Quality of Opened Wine Bottles

By Matthew Gerard on Nov 13, 2023

Wine enthusiasts know that enjoying a bottle of wine is often a delightful journey. Whether it's a special occasion or a casual evening, opening a bottle of wine can be a moment of celebration. However, what...

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Wine Basics - Understanding Wine Flavours

By Matthew Gerard on May 08, 2023

Wine tasting can be an enjoyable and enlightening experience, especially for those new to the world of wine. Understanding the flavours of different types of wine can be overwhelming, but with a little knowl...

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Did You Know How Easily Wine Can Spoil?

By Matthew Gerard on Apr 21, 2023

Wine is undoubtedly one of the most popular alcoholic beverages in the world, but it's also one of the most delicate. While wine can be enjoyed for its exquisite taste and aroma, it's essential to know that ...

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Wine Basic: Run-Down On Types of Wine For Every Occasion

By Matthew Gerard on Apr 10, 2023

Whether it's a romantic dinner or a casual gathering with friends, wine can add a touch of elegance to any occasion. But with so many different types of wine available, it can be challenging to know which on...

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Wine Basics - Collecting for Beginners: Tips and Tricks

By Matthew Gerard on Feb 17, 2023

    Wine collecting is a popular hobby for many people, but it can be a bit daunting for those who are just starting out. With so many different types of wine, it can be difficult to know where to begin. Th...

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5 Hints That Your Wine is Spoiled

By Matthew Gerard on Jan 04, 2023

    For wine connoisseurs, nothing’s worse than a wasted wine. The one you opened, swearing you’ll finish it but never did… The one you accidentally bought expired… And worst of all, the one you mistakenly ...

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Wine Basics - What Glass Should I Use?

By Matthew Gerard on Sep 20, 2022

Red wine glasses, white wine glasses, champagne glasses, martini glasses, whiskey glasses, the list of glasses for your alcoholic beverage of choice can seem truly endless sometimes. You may be wondering wha...

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Wine Basics - The 5 S’s of Wine Tasting

By Matthew Gerard on Sep 06, 2022

It can be fun to attend wine tastings, visit wineries and vineyards, or to simply share a glass with a friend. But wine can be a confusing thing to begin learning about, particularly if you have not been aro...

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