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Isaiah Streamland
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The most densely planted vineyards in Spain are in La Rioja.
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Most wines don't get better with age – In fact, around 90% of wine produced is meant to be consumed within a year. Another 9% is meant to be consumed within five years. So don't go hoarding your wine away, unless you know it's the good stuff!
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Women are more susceptible to wine's effects – This is because they have less of an enzyme in their stomach lining that's needed to metabolise alcohol than men.
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A sweet wine is one that has a level of residual sugar that gives it a sweet taste. There is no indication of sweetness in a dry wine due to its low level of residual sugar. An off-dry wine is one that is slightly sweet.
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Merlot was the "hot" varietal in 1999, but in 1949, the "darling of the California wine industry" was Muscatel!
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The 'Toast' was instituted by Romans, who would drop a piece of toasted bread in their wine to buffer unpleasant tastes and excessive acidity.
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Grapes are used to help cure asthma indigestion, migraine, kidney disease and fatigue.
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Marketing researches show that most people buy certain wine either because they recognize the brand or are attracted by packaging.
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California, New York, and Florida lead the United States in wine consumption.
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Since the 1980's the number of commercial wineries in the U.S. has tripled.
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