Corks vs Screw Caps

Did you know that screw caps can be installed on the majority of wine bottles? It is an absolute myth that screw caps are indicators of a poor quality wine. A good example of a quality wine that has a screw cap is Bonny Doon Vineyard’s Le Cigare Volant Réserve, this …

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How to write a tasting note

Writing a tasting note is the key to seriously upgrade your wine tasting skills. Not only it will help you remember the wines you like and the different styles, it will also improve dramatically your ability to identify flavors and aromas. Tasting notes can have a great variety of different …

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3 ways wine helps you stay healthy

1. The biggest benefit of wine for your health comes from the fact that it makes you relax, for a moment it puts you in a state of joy and pleasure. Usually when people drink wine they are living the present moment and for an instant they forget their problems, …

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Steps of wine tasting

Wine tasting is really a wonderful experience for wine connoisseurs and novices alike, as it helps you to get better acquainted with your favourite types of wine as well as discover new wines that you may not yet know you love! The 3 steps to a successful wine tasting session …

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Learning wine terminology

When learning about wine and enjoying wine, it can sometimes help to be familiar with the terminology that surrounds the beverage and its preparation. Wine terminology is a great thing to learn for many reasons, and it can really help you to get more acquainted with your favorite blends in …

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