1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. The International Organisation of Vine and Wine

    The International Organisation of Vine and Wine

    The International Organisation of Vine and Wine is an intergovernmental organization which deals with technical and scientific aspects of viticulture and winemaking. This association is based in Paris and had 45 member states as of 2013. Its fields includes grape production for all purposes, i.e. not just wine, but also table grapes and raisin production. Condividi:

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  6. How to make wine jam

    How to make wine jam

    Uvamatris explains you, step by step, how to prepare a special jam made with wine. Ingredients 750ml of Uvamatris red wine 2 cloves; a piece of cinnamon; a stick of vanillia; 600gr of caster sugar Put the red wine Uvamatris in a pot with cinnamon and cloves and leave it...

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  7. Wine frauds

    Wine frauds

    Discover with Uvamatris the different types of wine frauds! The addition of substances to wine (water or alcohols such as ethanol or methanol), to improve the quality or lower the price, is called sophistication. Adulteration  indicates the change in the composition of the wine by adding or subtracting certain components...

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  8. A small glass of wine helps unleash creativity

    A small glass of wine helps unleash creativity

    Austrian scientists have found that a small glass of wine, or a small pint of beer, helps unleash creativity. The study worked by taking a group of participants where some were given alcoholic beer and others were given non-alcoholic beer. The participants were then given a word association assignment where...

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  9. Vinitaly 2019

    Vinitaly 2019

    Vinitaly, the international exhibition of wine, returns to Verona from 7 to 10 April 2019. At this fair all the actors of the sector meet to learn about the excellences, discover the market trends and do business. In addition to tastings, there will be  analysis on the main markets, presentation...

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  10. The rock wine of Rolling Stones, Kiss and Police arrives

    The rock wine of Rolling Stones, Kiss and Police arrives

    The Virgin Wines online store has launched a new line of music-themed red wines: Washington’s Cabernet-sauvignon dedicated to the Rolling Stones, Kiss’s Malbec and a red California blend inspired by the Police ‘Synchronicity’ record. The store’s philosophy is to offer to less experienced and less patient customers a range of...

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