Category Archives: Wine Trivia

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Jul20

Sulfites in Wine: What’s the fuss?

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The label on wine reading, “contains sulfites” has been causing some concern lately, but many people don’t realize what sulfites actually are. What are sulfites?  Sulfites, or sulfur dioxide, are a sulfur-based compound that is found in many foods.  Sulfite …Continue reading this post →

Mar04

Outdated Alcohol Laws

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A string of recent court cases involving seemingly outdated prohibition laws still in effect today spurred us wondering, what are some of the late prohibition laws still in effect around the country? Here are some of the more light-hearted ones …Continue reading this post →

Jan29

2015 Wine Predictions

Posted in: Wine Trivia, Winemaking

Rosé took center stage in 2014, Malbec stayed mainstream and a consumer craze continued for more champagne, prosecco, and anything with a general fizz. Outlooks for what’s abuzz in wine country for 2015 are all over the board: from international …Continue reading this post →

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