1. The spritzer

    The spritzer

    On the next hot summer day, drink a spritzer! It is a tall, chilled drink, usually made with white wine and carbonated water or sparkling mineral water. This drink is is very popular in Austria and also the name Spritzer is derived from the variant of the German language spoken...

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  2. Acids in wine

    Acids in wine

    What is acidity in wine? Uvamatris Answers to this question… Acids are one of 4 fundamental traits in wine (the others are tannin, alcohol and sweetness). Acidity gives wine its tart and sour taste. All wines lie on the acidic side of the pH spectrum and most range from 2.5...

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  3. Wine in Christianity

    Wine in Christianity

    In Christianity, wine is used in a sacred rite called the Eucharist, which originates in the Gospel account of the Last Supper (Gospel of Luke 22:19) describing Jesus sharing bread and wine with his disciples and commanding them to “do this in remembrance of me.” It spread then all over...

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  4. The Wine Route in Franciacorta

    The Wine Route in Franciacorta

    Franciacorta Wine Route is an 80-kilometer route that allows us to discover the Franciacorta territory. You will find  wine and food traditions, culture and free-time activities. This route  can be covered by car, motorbike or by hiring a bike and cycling through the hills. The purpose of the wine route...

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  5. Rosé wine

    Rosé wine

    A rosé is a type of wine that incorporates some of the color from the grape skins, but not enough to qualify it as a red wine. It may be the oldest known type of wine, as it is the most straightforward to make with the skin contact method. The...

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  6. Professions of wine industry

    Professions of wine industry

    Do you know which are the occupations and professions that are part of the wine industry? There are individuals who grow the grapes, prepare the wine, bottle it, sell it, assess it, market it and finally make recommendations to clients and serve the wine… The main professions related to the...

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  7. Wine industry in India is growing

    Wine industry in India is growing

    Wine consumption in India is growing at a rate of + 15% per year: this means that this market can become highly desirable in short terms. The annual production of wine in India is around 25 million liters. As for production, two in particular are the Indian wine regions, Nashik...

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  8. How to toast in the world?

    How to toast in the world?

    To toast is the act of raising a glass full of a drink (usually alcoholic) and drinking to the health of someone. The toast is widespread all over the world, but there are some differences from country to country. Here are some examples … In Spain during the toast people...

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  9. Trips for wine lovers: Oregon

    Trips for wine lovers: Oregon

    We can find the best wines of the Pacific Northwest converge in Oregon. The  climate in the Willamette Valley AVA ( a big place of 5,200 square miles)  is influenced by the Pacific ocean and during the summer the sky is often gray, even if the rains tend to arrive at the end of...

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  10. Barolo Route and and Great Wines of the Langhe

    Barolo Route and and Great Wines of the Langhe

    Barolo wine route is an oenotouristic itinerary that joins togheter wineries, enotecas, castels, charming hotels and holiday farms along the Langhe hills. The Trail gathers the municipalities of Alba, Barolo, Castiglione Falletto, Cherasco, Diano d’Alba, Dogliani, Grinzane Cavour, La Morra, Monchiero, Monforte d’Alba, Montelupo Albese, Novello, Roddi, Roddino, Rodello, Serralunga d’Alba, Sinio and Verduno.  People of Langa  are...

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