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Wine Tasting with Josh and Lamberto Frescobaldi (Video)

Have you watched our Wine Director Josh’s wine tasting videos? If not, you’re missing out a lot! This week, Josh is tasting wine with the renowned Frescobaldi Winery owner, Lamberto Frescobaldi. Frescobaldi Winery has been producing outstanding Tuscan wines and currently has more than eight estates throughout Tuscany. While Josh

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Wine 101: How Champagne and Sparkling Wine are Made (Video)

Now that you know how to make red, white, and dessert wines, we’re here to share how to make Champagne and Sparkling wines! Unlike any other winemaking process, creating Champagnes is extremely labor-intensive – it requires two fermentations. In the second fermentation, sugar and yeast are added to create alcohol and

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Wine 101: How Dessert Wine Is Made (Video)

Did you know that making dessert wine is different from red and white winemaking? To keep the high sugar content in the wine, winemakers use methods such as interrupting the fermentation, choosing extremely sugar-concentrated grapes, and using ripe, frozen grapes to keep the sweetness in the wine. It’s all about creating the perfect balance

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