Wine has been with us since the dawn of recorded history. Let’s a take a look at how far we’ve come and what has been popular from the ancient times to the modern day. This History of Wine Timeline highlights some of the most notable wine moments.
Wine Timeline by Wine Folly
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When recommending a new wine I always get asked, “what does it taste like?”… I find the problem with this question is trying to explain what makes one wine different from another, without sounding like a snooty wine snob. It is easy to say, “it tastes like wine,” but that isn’t very helpful.
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A Spectrum of Wine in Just 18 Noble Grapes
Want to experience the entire range of wine? — It’s time to ditch the same ol’ wine you’ve been drinking and expand your palate. No more of that bottom-selection of the usual vino. Why? Well, because not only will you get to try all 18 . . . → Read More: The 18 Noble Grapes Wine Challenge
Much has been said about wine for hundreds of years – here are a few choice excerpts!
“In victory, you deserve Champagne. In defeat you need it.”
― Napoleon Bonaparte
“Beer is made by men, wine by God.”
― Martin Luther, circa 1500s
“Wine improves with age. The older . . . → Read More: Great Words on Wine
Wine is a complex topic that is intermingled with history, culture, agriculture, geology and genetics. So how can you learn more about wine without getting glombed down by details?
For the longest time, wine has been learned by region and in the past this worked well. However today, since wine . . . → Read More: 10 Most Important Things To Know About Wine