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Choosing a wine, whether it be in a restaurant, in a store, or when selecting a gift can be intimidating. But it doesn't have to be.
Read on for general wine selection tips, guidance on red wines and white wine and some buying tips.
What Wine Should You Drink?
Taking a Bottle of Wine to a Party
What Can be Learned from a Wine Label?
Special Designations on Wine Labels?
Are Older Wines Better?
How Long Should You Age a Wine?
Why Do Some Wines Age Better than Others?
Why Do Red Wines Make Your Mouth Dry and White Wines Don’t?
What is a 'Fine' Wine?
Learning from the Color of Wine
Wine - It's Really Very Simple
What is a “Table Wine?”
Where You Drink a Wine Affects How it Tastes
Choosing a Red Wine on the Store Aisle
What Red Wines Should You Try?
What is Beaujolais Nouveau?
It's Beaujolais Nouveau Time!
What is a “Peppery” Zinfandel?
Do You Know Primitivo?
What is Red Burgundy?
How to Pick White Wine on the Store Aisle
What White Wines Should You Try?
Do White Wine Have to be Chilled?
What Other White Wines Should You Try?
Can You Say Viognier?
Albariño - You Really Should Try It!
What is Fumé Blanc?
What is Chablis?
The Amazing Sauvignon Blanc Grape
Buying Wine at a Retail Store
Choosing a Red Wine Along the Aisle
How to Pick a White Wine Along the Aisle
At a Retail Store
What is Jug Wine?
Does the Weight of the Wine Bottle Reflect the Quality of the Wine?
At a Restaurant
How to Deal with the Rituals of Ordering a Bottle of Wine
Is Ordering the House Wine a Good Option?
Is Price a Good Indication of a Wine’s Quality?
Let Your Own Palette be Your Guide When Selecting Wine
Is the Wine Rating Point System a Good Indicator?