Archive for August, 2012

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A superb new wine storing system!

posted on the August 23, 2012 12:22 pm by Wine and Only

Tired of your boring, traditional, and downright tacky wine racks, then have a look at STACT’s new system! Simplicity, usability, and style are definitely the keywords here!     Crafted from aircraft-grade anodized aluminum and premium wood veneers, this will transform your wine collection into a showpiece! And yes, it’s highly modular an versatile, with [...]

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The most expensive wines!

posted on the August 22, 2012 8:45 am by Wine and Only

Wine Searcher, a magazine and popular wine search engine, has just published the list of the 50 most expensive wines in the world. This list is based on the average tax-free price of 750mL bottles, without any distinction between vintages. Wine auctions were not taken into account, and sale prices judged excessive or too low were [...]

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Screwcaps on sparkling wines?

posted on the August 21, 2012 7:27 am by Wine and Only

Natural cork, synthetic cork, screwcap? While the debate is raging between winemakers around the globe, it used to concern only tranquille (still) wines. But is it possible to use screwcaps for sparkling wines? The answer is yes!     It took 5 years of research and development and the collaboration between 2 Australian wine giants [...]

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A new way to preserve your opened bottle of wine!

posted on the August 17, 2012 7:16 am by Wine and Only

We’ve all encoutered the same problem: Enjoying a great glass of wine after a long day of work, but not decided to finish the whole bottle on the same day… Drinking newly opened wine: Fun. Drinking three-day-old wine: Less fun.   Myriad tricks to preserve opened bottles of wine exist, ranging from vacuum pumps to [...]