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I find many of my guests are confused by the idea of tannins – what they do and where we find them. Tannins are found in the skin of the grape and are imparted to the juice during maceration, thus we find them mostly in red wine. [Read more…]

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When we last left our young hero he was valiantly fighting a smear campaign launched against the humble sulfite (he never supported Bachmann!). I was speaking about how sulfites are often cited as the cause of Red Wine Headache (RWH for… [Read more…]

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