Wine Appreciation in Guilin China

The southern Chinese city of Guilin is in a predominantly rural area and may seem an unlikely place to be talking about wine appreciation, but a recent holiday there showed how wine is becoming an important product in China. Firstly though, a bit about Guilin. The place is famous for its amazing landscapes which have […]

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Is this the Best Wine Movie Since Sideways?

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A lot of movie lovers, and most wine lovers, agree that the best wine movie ever is Sideways. Sideways works for lots of reasons and it remains one of the few movies I have been able to watch more than once. If you are longing for another view (or checking it out for the first […]

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The Best Wine Apps for Learning, Tracking, and Sharing

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With hundreds of wineries, wines, and places to enjoy them, being an oenophile (or even a casual wine fan) may seem like an intimidating endeavor. But all that variety and information is also what makes wine such a pleasure. To that end, I’m going to present a list of smartphone apps that I think are […]

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