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Ever hear of a corked bottle of wine? Basically, the wine will taste funny because the cork is contaminated with TCA, a chemical compound. There is nothing you can do about it. Wine Folly explains (with infographics!) seven wine faults (like corked wine) what they are, and how to detect them. Oxidized wine and heat […]
Exploring the trend of serving sparkling in white wine glasses.
Unless you have a bad Chardonnay, which need to be chilled beyond recognition.
I’m sure you’ve heard that “real champagne is only from France,” which is confusing, because what are you supposed to toast on New Year’s Eve? Here’s the only difference between champagne and sparkling wine: Champagne is sparkling wine, but the grapes are from the Champagne region of France. The process is the same, the grape […]