Wine Tasting

Wine Tasting Component I: Look The first step you have to undertake in wine tasting is visual. 1. Fill up the glass up to 1/3 of its volume; never fill it more than half; 2. Hold the glass by the stem. Initially you may find this too pretentious but there are good reasons for it: а) by doing it this way you can actually observe the wine in it; b) this will keep your fingerprints off the bowl; в) the heat from your palm will not change the temperature of the wine. There’s a good ...
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Posted on May 30th, 2015

Wine racks are great for all your bottle storage needs

Love to collect fine wine? Consider wine racks for storage of your hobby, from one bottle or more. Made of many different types of materials they make keeping track of your bottle supply very easy. And many designs add flair to any room they are displayed in. Let's take a look at some styles and materials of wine racks to enhance your kitchen and your whole house. Wood Wine Racks Wine racks made of wood are a very popular choice. Made in many shapes and sizes they are light weight and of ...
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Posted on May 29th, 2015

Wine Making and Home Brewing

When it comes to making alcoholic beverages at home, wine making and home brewing is considered sort of a 'niche' market. You either know how to do it or you don't! This is very hard to believe as wine making and home brewing has been going on for thousands of years. Just recently it was confirmed that wine making was invented in Cyprus rather than western Europe. As we still discover the facts about the history, what about the present? Why is wine making and home brewing such a 'taboo' subject ...
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Posted on May 28th, 2015

The First Rule of Wine Drinking

Don’t listen to what all the self appointed wine buffs and wine snobs say – it’s what you like that counts. It’s not what Mr X, Mrs Y or Sommelier Z says but what you personally enjoy that matters when it comes to wine. Taste is individual to you and must always be treated as such. If you like really •unsophisticated” sweet German wines such as those 70s standards Liebfraumilsch or Hock (which incidentally almost put a whole generation off drinking wine) then that’s great. ...
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Posted on May 27th, 2015

Fast Food Drastically Kills Gut Bacteria That Promote Healthy Weight

1STEven die-hard fast food fans know by now that it isn't a healthy diet move. The saturated fat, the excess salt, sugar and likelihood of artificial ingredients all increase your risk of developing a number of health issues, especially if you consume fast food regularly.And now, there's even more compelling evidence for avoiding the stuff. According to new research, regularly eating fast food for just one week can kill as much as one-third of the healthy gut bacteria, crucial not just for ...
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Posted on May 26th, 2015

Top tips for choosing a rooibos tea blend

As any health conscious beverage drinker will know, rooibos tea is one of the most effective and natural teas available, with no caffeine and a wide range of health benefits to be enjoyed in every cup. Grown in South Africa, with the scientific name of Aspalathus linearis, rooibos means 'red bush' in the local Afrikaans dialect. This tea is known for its powerful antioxidants and health properties which are also found in regular Camellia sinensis tea plants, such as polyphenols, the ...
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Posted on May 26th, 2015

Senseo Coffee Pods - Douwe Egberts Coffee Pods Buy Now From Discount Coffee | discountcoffee.ie | Buy Ireland Direct

Senseo coffee pods are the fastest and most convenient way to brew fresh espresso coffee, all our Senseo pods are produced in Ireland. This coffee is roasted fresh gently cooled then ground before being packed immediately, this ensures absolute freshness in every cup of coffee 62mm in diameter, foil wrapped and packaged in a protective atmosphere guarantee fresh coffee every time.senseo coffee pods ...
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Posted on May 26th, 2015

Bhip Energy Blend – it Contains Essential Ingredients That are Needed for Body Health

bHIP Energy Blend is a herbal clean energy formula that provides instant energy. Unlike other energy drinks, it provides long lasting energy that keeps you energetic and lively for longer hours. bHIP Energy blend has been prepared keeping into consideration the health concerns of the people worldwide, especially people in the US who sodium intake is more. Too much sodium intake is injurious to health. Each bHIP Energy Blend comes in a box of 30 single serve packs each containing powder. It ...
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Posted on May 25th, 2015