Which country drinks wines ?

Which country drinks wines ?

The latest figures released by OIV  has shown that it was not French or Italian that boast the highest per capita wine consumption. When it comes to guzzling down wine, Portuguese can perhaps drink anyone under the table. The country drank copious amounts of wine and...
Why Wine is an Aphrodisiac

Why Wine is an Aphrodisiac

Perhaps you’ve heard that wine and chocolate are aphrodisiacs. So why is this? Well, it’s been suggested that it’s because of the presence of amines. Amines are organic compounds that are present in very small amounts in wine. Several analyses of red wines including,...
The Wine Color Chart

The Wine Color Chart

What Different Wine Colors Mean Ever wonder if a Chardonnay you’re about to buy is going to be rich or lean? Believe it or not, the answer is right in front of your eyes. The clues lie in a wine’s color. Many “buttery” Chardonnays are more extracted, which means...
Which country drinks wines?

Which country drinks wines?

The latest figures released by OIV  has shown that it was not French or Italian that boast the highest per capita wine consumption. When it comes to guzzling down wine, Portuguese can perhaps drink anyone under the table. The country drank copious amounts of wine and...
Wine Exports by Country – Top 10

Wine Exports by Country – Top 10

1. France: $11 billion2. Italy: $7.3 billion3. Spain: $3.1 billion4. Australia: $2.1 billion5. Chile: $1.9 billion6. United States: $1.4 billion7. New Zealand: $1.2 billion8. Germany: $1.2 billion9. Portugal: $920 million10. United Kingdom: $837 million Wine...