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Red Wine ... The Magical Panacea to Life

Red Wine ... The Magical Panacea to Life

Over the past several years, studies related to the beneficial effect of red wine on health and aging have been flooding the airwaves and newsprint. Many suggested that moderate amount of red wine consumption lowers the risk of heart attack and lung cancer , fights fat , can raise ...

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Pricing by Terroir: Is it justified or a rip-off?

Pricing by Terroir: Is it justified or a rip-off?

What is  terroir and what premium, if any, should it add to the price of wine?   After all, shouldn't the wine's taste and its lingering pleasure be the sole determinant of its worth?  This simple question does not always lend itself to the intuitively obvious answer - yes.   Terr... Read more...
This Australian Shiraz is

This Australian Shiraz is "Rich, and easy-going at a giveaway price" [94 WVF™]

If you are looking for an easy drinking wine that's pleasurable, then this wine is a great choice. Strong Arms Shiraz was awarded 91 points by the Wine Advocate, describing it as:...

Another Spanish value red wine that is the quintessential Granacha [94 WVF™]

Another Spanish value red wine that is the quintessential Granacha [94 WVF™]

This wine is produced by Bodega Almansenas located in the DO (Denominacion de Origen) of Almansa, which is in central Spain - bordering the high profile appellations of Jumila and Yecla. Until recently, wine produced in the Almansa region was used primarily as an additive to...

A Clilean red wine with

A Clilean red wine with "Blackberry, fig paste and coffee notes", rated 90 by WS for just $10

Awarding it a score of 90 points, Wine Spectator described the 2005 Santa Ema Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve as: "Muscular, with solid loam, raspberry, blackberry, fig paste and coffee notes backed by a broad, dark, toasty finish. Rock-solid. Drink now through 2010." Selling on-lin...

A French red wine great density, richness, and full-bodied potency -

A French red wine great density, richness, and full-bodied potency - "like a top-flight Chateauneuf du Pape" [WA 93/$12]

In scoring it a whopping 93, Robert Parker, publisher of the Wine Advocate, had this to say about the 2003 Domaine Le Murmurium Cotes du Ventoux Opera: "The 2003 Cotes du Ventoux Cuvee Opera (an 85% Grenache/15% Syrah produced from 15 hectoliters per hectare) is an amazing w...

 
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An Australian Shiraz blend with intriguing earthiness and bold red fruit

The Footbold Shiraz blend by d'Arenberg McLaren Vale is rated 94 by James Holiday, Austral...

 

An Italian Super Toscana ...very aromatic ... full body ... silky tannins ... Gergeous!

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Ausie blend overdelivers

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Argentinian knockout from the French superstar, Michel Rolland

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"Best of Tasting ... Very Good/Delicious" [WSJ]

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"Impressively fresh, focused Zinfande" [IWC]

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A Spanish Garnacha that Rocks

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