The Merlot Grape

Merlot is a type of productive, primarily brut red grape. The merlot's stalk is cilindrical, small and thin. The grain is small and the skin burnished with a sweet, dark-blue pulp. It belongs to the same family as the Cabernet: Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Sauvignon. The name...

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Tasting: The 10 Golden Rules

In order to become a great wine taster you have to invest lots of time and practice, just as is the case with everything. Therefore we wanted to give you the following ten golden rules so that you can begin to understand wines more or at least so that you can cope with most situations.