Friday, April 28, 2017

Top Bordeaux Chateau, Best Wines, Wineries and Vineyards of Bordeaux

Best Bordeaux Chateau Top Bordeaux Chateau, Best Wines, Wineries and Vineyards of Bordeaux

This page is a complete guide to all the best Bordeaux chateau, the top wines, wineries and vineyards in Bordeaux.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

I don't like Cabernet anymore. What's changed? The wines? Or me?

Decades ago I used to enjoy a glass of Cabernet Sauvignon, but not so much anymore. What's changed? The wines, or me?
—Leticia, Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.
Dear Leticia,
It could be you, or the wines, or both.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Weird Wine Flavors and the Science Behind Them

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If we loved wine just for the fruit, we’d just drink juice. And if that were the case, there would be magazines, booksfilmscollector’s guides, and ratings all around the topic of juice (and this site would be called “juice folly”).

No, we love wine, partly for the alcohol, but also partly for wild diversity of flavors–many of which are bizarre and require an acquired taste.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Late Harvest Wines and Why They’re Awesome

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Late harvest wines are made from grapes that are left on the vine even after they’ve reached their peak ripeness. When grapes are (quite literally) left hanging, they become sweeter over time as each individual grape dehydrates and the sugar content becomes more concentrated.