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An Illustrated Guide to Cabernet Sauvignon From Chile

An Illustrated Guide to Cabernet Sauvignon From Chile

Putting the “international” in international grape variety, Cabernet Sauvignon is found all over the world. Chilean Cabernet Sauvignon, however, manages to be entirely representative of both the grape and the region in which it is grown. First brought to the country from France in the 19th century, Cabernet Sauvignon can be bottled either as a […]

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10 Things You Should Know About Delirium Tremens

10 Things You Should Know About Delirium Tremens

Delirium Tremens is one of the most popular Belgian beers out there, and for good reason. Its signature pink elephant logo and ceramic bottles have helped it become incredibly recognizable. The medium-bodied Belgian pale ale exhibits apple and pear aromas at the nose, and features banana, fruit, spice, and wheat flavors. What it’s arguably most […]

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America’s Favorite Christmas Cookies Paired with Beer [Infographic]

America’s Favorite Christmas Cookies Paired with Beer [Infographic]

Whether you’re surreptitiously polishing off a gingerbread man while standing over the sink in a dark kitchen, or sharing a platter of homemade goodies with loved ones at your holiday table, cookie season has arrived. You can pair yours with wines like Chardonnay or Cabernet Sauvignon. Or you can highlight fudgy, buttery, or fruity notes with […]

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Here’s How Aldi Makes Its Dirt-Cheap Wines Go Viral Every Time

Here’s How Aldi Makes Its Dirt-Cheap Wines Go Viral Every Time

It was the $8 bottle of rosé that captured the internet’s fickle heart. The vino in question was Aldi’s Exquisite Collection Cotes de Provence Rosé 2016, winner of the “ Great Value Rosé under £8” at the 2017 International Wine Challenge, the ”Oscars” of wine. It quickly became a viral sensation, selling out almost immediately […]

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This French Wine You’ve Never Heard of Is Perfect for the Holidays

This French Wine You’ve Never Heard of Is Perfect for the Holidays

If you haven’t heard of Rivesaltes, Maury, or vins doux naturels, you’re not alone. Despite their rich history, these jewels from the South of France get almost no press — especially compared to other dessert wines like port or sherry. But Rivesaltes deserves a closer look. It has a Grenache base, warm amber color, and flavors perfectly suited […]

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