Tag: Quality

Quality/Price ratio in wine.
Wine

Quality/Price ratio in wine.

Quality-wine prices continue to escalate at an unprecedented rate; despite the fact that there is a glut in the marketplace. This phenomenon has to do with marketing, snobbery, deep pockets, and ultimately the economic well being of industrialized countries. Today the most important criterion for a wine lover is simply […]

Ontario’s improving wine quality.
Wine

Ontario’s improving wine quality.

Ever since the 2007 vintage, the climate in Ontario has yielded good to very good quality fruit. This is partially attributable to global warming, also to better faming and wine making. In the last decade, several small, high-quality oriented wineries came in stream making outstanding wines albeit in small quantities. […]

Intricacies of Quality service.
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Intricacies of Quality service.

Accommodating, helpful, and high quality service in general, but restaurant service in particular, has become rare in North America and Europe. This is mostly due to the irregular hours the profession requires, and perception that it pays poorly. Helpful and superior quality service always pays well, and today only classic […]

Chilean wines
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Chilean Wine – Quality Improving.

Chilean Wine Chile is one of the oldest South American wine countries and the only one that has never been affected by the dreaded phylloxera vastatrix. This narrow and long country enjoys three climate zones; hot, Mediterranean, and cool. In the northern hot climate zone, generally grapes are used to […]

Beaulieu Vineyards – Napa Valley’s Pioneer of Quality.
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Beaulieu Vineyards – Napa Valley’s Pioneer of Quality.

Beaulieu Vineyards The deep roots of Beulieu Vineyards go back to 1900, when founder George de Latour decided that Napa valley was ideal foe viticulture. Up to then and well into 1950’s, Napa Valley was home to hundreds of plum orchards. George de Latour planted Cabernet Sauvignon in Rutherford and […]

Spanish Wines. Quality, Value and Variety.
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Spanish Wines. Quality, Value and Variety.

The excitement, attention and demand surrounding wines from Spain today has been in the making for more than 3, 000 years and today boasts the world’s largest vineyard acreage. From long established and respected wine growing regions to exciting new ones, from indigenous grape varieties to international varietals, and from […]

Bordeaux – World’s Largest Quality Red Wine Producer.
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Bordeaux – World’s Largest Quality Red Wine Producer.

Bordeaux is one of the wine world’s natural wonders, exciting connoisseurs with its elegant, refined, and complex wines. This is the largest high-quality wine-producing region in the world and has been exporting its legendary wines for centuries, all over the world, but particularly to the United Kingdom due to history […]