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Play It Cool, Boy: A Refresher in Wine Storage

Wine is not just a liquid beverage, a SKU or a status symbol.  It’s a living thing.  It is constantly changing since the days of the fruit hanging on the vine dealing with the earthly elements, through the winemaking experience as well as the barrel aging process.  Now you hold it in your hands while […]

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Help Wine Reach Nirvana

The Chinese believe that a bottle of wine has a finite amount of “energy” and many believe wine is a living thing with a soul.  Unfortunately, much like every living being on this planet, wine will eventually decline and have lost its reason for being, to bring you joy.  But when?  Indeed, that is the […]

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Wine Storage Made Simple

Sometimes a wine purchase can be a big deal.  The holidays are approaching and you need to consider what you’ll be drinking with that turkey and toasting with friends throughout the remaining winter festivities.  The last thing you want to worry about it how you will store that glorious juice once you get it home.  The […]

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What Dad Really Wants

Father’s Day is just around the corner. You did remember didn’t you?…DOH!  Well, you still have time to get him something—no, not another funky Jerry Garcia tie or bottle of Old Spice cologne. If dear old Dad is a wine lover, get him something he really wants. A gift from IWA shows Dad just how […]

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