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Poland – Viticulture and Wines
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Poland – Viticulture and Wines

Winemaking and drinking in Poland started with the introduction of Christianity around the fourth century A D. Vineyards were planted around Krakow in the south hugging the Karpat Mountains. Eleven centuries later as the climate turned cold, many people switched to vodka and beer. While Russians claim to have invented […]

Vintages Release
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Wine Tasting July 8 Vintages Release Recommendations

This release featuring Spain and cool-climate chardonnays contains more than 110 wines.Spanish wines represent excellent value, especially the reds, for a variety of reasons. This release proves it once again. Two sherries (one fino, and one solera) taste taste fine. Inocente would be a fine accompaniment for tuna and deeply […]

Wine Tiki Tour
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The Great New Zealand Wine Tiki Tour – 2017

New Zealand grows fine sauvignon banc, chardonnay, and pinot noir, along with cabernet sauvignon, merlot, and syrah, although the last three varieties are less well known as the first three. This year’s theme was sustainable viticulture, outlining the reasons for this movement. Sustainable grape farming and wine making help protect […]

2017 Galleon Agency Portfolio Tasting
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2017 Galleon Agency Portfolio Tasting

Traditionally, Ontario wine agencies and countries with significant exports to Ontario organize portfolio tasting during May . This year so far, Burgundy domaine – , New Zealand-, Greece-, Oregon- and California wineries proudly poured their products to an eager public and the trade. Italian wineries stage their annual tasting in […]