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  • Organic Wines
    Nearly every mainstream, upscale market in the country has an area dedicated to organic produce. Organic lettuce looks greener and tastes crunchier. Organic tomatoes are redder, less mealy, and have....
  • Chianti Wines
    Chianti is made from the much under-rated, relatively unknown Sangiovese grape. Despite the fact that this Italian grape does very well in warm climates and is considered quite capable to produce gre....
  • Wine Making Kits
    Wine making kits give budding oenophiles everything they need in order to produce good to excellent quality wines right in their own kitchens. The idea of pre-packaged wine making kits may sound less ....
  • Sweet Wines
    Sweet wines have a bad reputation in the United States. We tend to think of "sweet wines" as being in the family with wines we sampled in high school, with a consistency and sweetness comparable to c....
  • Insulated Wine Carriers
    My favorite wine gifts have got to be insulated wine carriers. They're inexpensive, but they make a great impression. Put a 10 dollar bottle of wine in a 20 dollar tote, and people react like you're....
  • Canvas Wine Totes
    Canvas wine totes do some of what a wine tote should. Canvas wine totes free up your hands. They also allow you to take wine anywhere, whether that means running errands, riding the subway, or leavi....
  • Cachaca Rum
    Cachaca rum comes from Brazil. Cachaca rum has enjoyed a recent surge in popularity, because of a trendy drink known as the caipirinha. Along with mojitos, which are made from rum, mint leaves, and ....
  • Languedoc Wines
    The Languedoc region is one of the largest grape growing area within Southern France. Within the Languedoc there are multiple sub-regions, including Corbieres, Fitou, Minervois, and the largest of al....
  • Dessert Wines
    After a sumptuous meal, there is perhaps no better grace note to finish the evening than the uncorking of a good dessert wine. Dessert wines are a lovely finish in and of themselves. Or, they may be....
  • Wine Filter
    A wine filter is certainly not required in the production of great homemade wines, but it can help do-it-yourself distillers polish up their libations. Generally, commercial wineries conduct filtratio....