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A Chameleon Of Sorts: Blaufränkisch

Blaufränkisch has a certain Meryl Streep je ne sais quoi to its stature; like the famous actress, it is commonly agreed to be grac...

Emily Campeau

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Montréal, Canada

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The Aromatic Harmonies Of Sake

From doburoku, unfiltered sake consumed by the producing families themselves, to the rare koshus of ancient vintages, the range is immense....

Guillermo Cruz

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Spain

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The Rias of Legend: The Five Growing Areas

Rías Baixas is Galician for “Lower Rias,” and refers to four estuaries – Ría de Muros y Noia, the Ría...

Jamie Drummond

Senior Contributing Editor
Toronto, Canada

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The Geographical Indications of Kyushu

This topic explores the key regions of shochu production on the island of Kyushu that have a GI: Satsuma (Kagoshima), Kuma (Kumamoto), Iki (...

Michael Tremblay

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Toronto, Canada

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Spotlight on Three Alsatian Lieux-Dits

Alsace stands apart from other French AOC wine regions for a number of reasons. Firstly, due to the physical barrier of the Vosges Mountains...

Jacky Blisson MW

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Montréal, Canada

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The White Wines of Lugana

The vineyards of Lugana lie to the south of Lake Garda, across both the Lombardy and Veneto regions. Fragrant, characterful white wines are...

Jacky Blisson MW

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Montréal, Canada

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Cadillac, Loupiac & Sainte-Croix-du-Mont

On the eastern bank of the Garonne river, at the southern end of the Premières Côtes de Bordeaux AOP, lie three appellations pr...

Jacky Blisson MW

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Montréal, Canada

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Discover Fiano di Avellino

Since roman times, the province of Avellino was one of the most important wine districts of Italy, where vines have always coexisted with fr...

Mattia Cianca

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Bordeaux, France

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Winemaking Trends & Techniques in Rías Baixas

After harvest, the Albariño grapes are lightly pressed. The juice, pulp and skins are left to macerate at low temperature from severa...

Jamie Drummond

Senior Contributing Editor
Toronto, Canada

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Umami and Food Pairing

This topic will explain what umami is, and the levels of umami found in sake. Moreover, it will explore how umami makes sake so food friendl...

Michael Tremblay

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Toronto, Canada

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