Tag: World

World Sauvignon Blanc Day
Wine

World Sauvignon Blanc Day

May 18 was recently declared sauvignon blanc day worldwide. This year New Zealand and one California winery decided to showcase their sauvignon blancs to prove that it can complement oysters. New Zealand wineries especially those from Marlborough on the north of the south island enthusiastically poured their wines to an […]

The Top 5 Coolest Vineyards in the World.
Travel Wine

The Top 5 Coolest Vineyards in the World.

If you want to get amazing wine right from the source, you need to visit a vineyard. Generally, you can have a tour, wine tasting, and even meet the owners when you check out one of the amazing vineyards around the world. When looking for the right vineyard to visit, […]

Diet to help create a Sustainable World.
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Diet to help create a Sustainable World.

There is a lot of talk about preserving both renewable and not renewable resources. As it stands, the humanity (mostly western Europe and North America) consumes more than the world can provide if everyone had equal access to all resources. In fact at the rate of consumption of present day, […]

A Survey of Brandy Producing Countries of the World.
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A Survey of Brandy Producing Countries of the World.

Brandy Most cognoscenti think of Cognac when the word brandy is mentioned. While the word brandy captures all wine distillates. Each country, each region and even each distillery strives to achieve a unique style. Since grape flavour and aroma change pending on terroir, the resultant distillate of each wine ends […]

Book review: A Taste of the World.
Book Reviews

Book review: A Taste of the World.

The world is rich with diverse regional and ethnic cuisines. Cooks everywhere use the same basic ingredients, but in very different ways. Take the egg, for example in North America egg is a breakfast ingredient (fried, scrambled, hardboiled, three-minute boiled, poached) but in France, people rarely, if ever think of […]