A long time ago I read that it is histamines, not sulfites, that induce headaches when drinking wine, especially red wine. I can not find the article now. Just wondering if you have heard of this? I work at a local winery and the statement comes up often that customers…

Answered By An Expert On Sep 18, 2018 - View Answer


I was recently given a taste of an exceptional vermouth rosso, Carpano Antica. So good, I immediately went out and bought a bottle. Question is: what is the best way to drink it? Straight up, over ice, or your suggestion? At 3 or 4 times the cost of most sweet…

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Imported Wine

Is there a wine that's imported called marjae

Answered By An Expert On Sep 9, 2018 - View Answer

Looking To Sell One Bottle Of Wine

I have a Maryland Merlot 1985 Napa Valley wine looking for a sale. Inherited it from my father-in-law's estate I am not a collector Any advice would be appreciated.

Answered By An Expert On Sep 4, 2018 - View Answer

1er Cru

Is 1er Cru part of the name of a particular vineyard please? For example if you have a wine named 1er Cru Les Suchots, is this the vineyard name or is the vineyard just called Les Suchots? Thanks!

Answered By An Expert On Sep 2, 2018 - View Answer

Wine Coolers

I would appreciate knowing if you could recommend a modest wine cooler that accomodates the larger Pinot Noir bottles. I've searched the internet but have reached a stone wall. Something in the neighborhood of 12-20 bottles would satisfy most novice wine drinkers.

Answered By An Expert On Aug 28, 2018 - View Answer

Bottle Of Dom P

Hello, I have a bottle of Dom P. - for the last year I kept it in a refrigerator on its side. What do you suggest? Is this the right way to store? Thanks for any help you can offer.

Answered By An Expert On Aug 21, 2018 - View Answer

Wine Fault

Dear Roger, I enjoy reading your answers each week. You do an excellent job of providing thoughtful, thorough answers to the questions asked. My question involves a 2009 Oregon Pinot Noir. The wine was an excellent wine in its youth and is still a fruity, well structured and balanced wine…

Answered By An Expert On Aug 20, 2018 - View Answer