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What are Tannins?

If you’ve ever taken a sip of wine and immediately felt dryness in the middle of your tongue, then you’ve had tannins. A naturally derived polyphenol from wood, bark, fruit skins, seeds, leaves, and

The 8 Best Sonoma County Wine Tours From San Francisco

Planning a day trip from San Francisco to Sonoma County can seem overwhelming. Renting a car, dealing with traffic, organizing the tasting itinerary—it really can take the fun out

The Difference Between Sparkling Wine and Champagne

Don’t let the bubbles fool you. Although sparkling wine and Champagne both possess a refreshing effervescence and a similar trademark “pop” when uncorked, there are a few main reasons why the two labels display different names. 

The 9 Best Value Hotels in Oregon Wine Country

Oregon’s 5,200-square mile Willamette Valley is America’s sixth-largest viticultural area, so there’s a lot of ground to cover for devoted wine lovers. Before you embark on your winery visits,

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