A Wine Education Made Easy

By Zeke Quezada In A Wine Education Made Easy: Understanding the Grapes and the Wine We Love,  Buywine.com removes the

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A Short History of Wine

The oldest evidence of winemaking comes to us from the Caucasus region and the Middle East (where the present-day countries

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Wine and Health

Moderate consumption of wine is widely thought to be “good for you,” decreasing the risk of heart problems, strokes, diabetes,

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Wine Chemistry

Oxidation Oxidation occurs when a chemical compound loses electrons. Oxidation is considered beneficial in some winemaking circumstances, but excessive exposure

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Wine Making: Rose, Sparkling and Fortified Wines

Wine is not all one thing. Winemaking processes different from grape to grape, from region to region, from high-end to

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Wine-making: Red Wine Making

Wine is not all one thing. Winemaking processes different from grape to grape, from region to region, from high-end to

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Wine-making: White Wine

White Wine Making The term “white” loosely describes wines that range from nearly without color to ranges of straw, yellow,

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Viticulture: The Science of Wine

The term “viticulture” refers to the art and science of growing grapes. Viticulture is a branch of horticulture. We use

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Vine Diseases and Pests

We have already covered phylloxera. Phylloxera might be the worst scourge ever to hit wine grapes, but it is by

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Wine Environments: Where Wine Producing Grapes Grow

Grapevines Need Temperate Climates Vines need long, warm periods during crucial flowering, fruit set and ripening periods After harvest, vines

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