Aging Cabernet Sauvignon: What You Need to Know

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Did you know that the oldest wine discovered so far is more than 8,000 years old? While humans have been making wine for thousands of years, modern wine is more refined and better tasting than in …

Spotlighting Pinot Noir: Does It Age Well in Barrels?

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Did you know that wine was invented in 6,000 BC? Back then, people weren’t able to enjoy all the wine varieties that exist today. Perhaps one of the most famous types of wine is Pinot …

Your Guide to Different Types of Rum and the Barrels That Make Them

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What do George Washington, Captain Jack Sparrow, and actress Mindy Kaling have in common? They all love rum! The rum we know today first started to emerge in the Caribbean during the 17th century. Rum became so …

Tasting the Best Mezcal: Notes, Tips and Influences

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Did you know that sales of mezcal exceeded $840 million around the globe in 2021, with sales expected to grow each year? With popularity increasing yearly, many tequila and whiskey enthusiasts want to learn more about where …

Whiskey vs Scotch: What’s the Difference?

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Did you know that scotch was first produced around the year 1494? Whiskey has an even older history, and today, both Scotch and Whiskey remain very popular among liquor enthusiasts. While these spirits are both delicious in their …