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How Wines are Bottled and Packaged FAQs

THE PACKAGING Q. Why is wine put into glass bottles stoppered with corks? A. Glass imparts no flavour to the wine and the cork, if kept wet, provides an airtight seal that can last for at least 30 years (after … Continue reading

15. July 2013 by admin
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Understanding Wine: FAQs

QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS Q. How do you open a bottle of champagne or sparkling wine? A. Hold the bottle at 45 degrees to maximize the surface area from which the bubbles can escape. Take off the foil and carefully untwist … Continue reading

04. July 2013 by admin
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Ordering Wine in the Restaurant: FAQs

IN THE RESTAURANT Q. When the waiter presents a bottle I have ordered, what is the procedure? A. Look at the label to make sure it is exactly what you ordered, especially the vintage. If you ordered the sort of … Continue reading

04. July 2013 by admin
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How to Open a Bottle of WIne

OPENING THE BOTTLE There is a lot to be said for the screw cap, especially after we have struggled with the impenetrable capsule and crumbling cork that so often seem designed to separate us from the wine we want to … Continue reading

04. July 2013 by admin
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Wine Bottles and Bottle Stink

Wine Bottles Although up to the present time the choice of a bottle for a particular drink has enabled a huge variety of shapes and colours to be put on the market, the situation tends to be towards standardisation, both … Continue reading

13. December 2011 by admin
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