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Aging wines: red vs white

Do wine collectors ever save white wines to age? It seems I only hear of reds being of old vintage besides perhaps a sparkling expensive wine? Just curious as a guest at my Wines For Humanity wine tasting asked me and I didn't know how to respond.

Answered By An Expert On Jan 27, 2015 - View Answer

phenolics

What's the difference between phenolics in red wines and in a white wine such as riesling ?

Answered By An Expert On Jan 20, 2015 - View Answer

Sauternes

What is the difference between a sauternes and a barsac dessert wine?

Answered By An Expert On Jan 14, 2015 - View Answer

Wine storage

If away for six months (hot climate ) is it better to store red wines in a frig

Answered By An Expert On Jan 13, 2015 - View Answer

Where to buy locally

Where can I buy locally or online (reputable website) FALESCO Sangiovese 2011, Italy? please help! Thank you!

Answered By An Expert On Jan 10, 2015 - View Answer

Shipping wine to US from France

I am planning a trip to France in the summer of 2014 and plan to visit some of the wine producing regions. Of course I'd be interested purchasing some of the wines that are not sold in the US. My question - how do I get them home to the…

Answered By An Expert On Jan 6, 2015 - View Answer

history of wine brand

We received a bottle of Spainish red wine with just the letter E on the front label. It is produced by Dave Phinney and is a product of Spain. Is bottled by locations Huesca Spain. Can you tell us the story behind this wine and its maker.

Answered By An Expert On Jan 1, 2015 - View Answer

Standard tipping for an in-home wine tasting party

A local wine bar is providing wine for 10 people in my home for a private wine-tasting party. What is the standard tipping? Per person, per group, set amount?

Answered By An Expert On Dec 30, 2014 - View Answer

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