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What You Should Know about Rioja

by Fred Swan - Guest Blogger

Rioja is the most famous of all Spanish wine regions. In 1560 Rioja established regulations to ensure the purity of their wines and to prevent other regions from hijacking its “brand.” In 1925, Rioja became Spain’s first, legally recognized Denomination of Origin for wine. When new classifications were introduced in 1991, Rioja was immediately upgraded to DOCa. It is still one of only two in Spain.

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3 French Rosé Wines Everyone Should Try

by Fred Swan - Guest Blogger

Pink wines come in many styles, from most every wine-making country and can be made from dozens of different varieties. They offer a great way to cool down, tantalize your taste buds, and explore the world of wine all at the same time. Here's a look at three very different rosé wines from France.

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5 Ways to Chill Wine Fast

by Fred Swan - Guest Blogger

A cold glass of wine is very refreshing on a hot Summer day. Here are 5 ways to get your wine from room temperature to perfectly chilled in a jiffy.

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