Palate fatigue is real — and you don't need to be a professional wine judge to experience it. Remember that time you were on a zinfandel roll in Lodi and the winemaker at your second stop decided to uncork rare vintages of his old vine zinfandel dating back to, ahem, the vines' adolescence?
In a region known for port, winemakers along the Douro Valley are taking top prizes for reds and whites, Global Post reports.
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The Devon Hotel of New Plymouth, the latest hotel to join the Heritage Hotel group, is offering a special of an overnight stay in a studio with buffet breakfast for two from $ 193 GST incl. a night.
If they ever make a TV police procedural themed around wine, merlot will be the good cop to cabernet sauvignon’s bad cop. The cab will storm in and pound on the table with its astringent, in-your-face tannins and acids.