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adding red wine to a beef stew during cooking

Cooking with red wine

In our recent Cooking with White Wine post, we described some of the reasons wine makes an excellent ingredient to certain dishes and how wine’s characteristics complement different foods in different ways. We also included

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Cooking with white wine

Have you thought about other ways to enjoy your handcrafted wine? Perhaps you sometimes enjoy it in a spritzer, or as part of a cocktail, or maybe even fortified (see this post for how to

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Ingredients to make port

How to Fortify Wine

What is fortified wine? Put simply, a fortified wine is one that has been strengthened (fortified) by adding spirit to it during, or after fermentation. The spirit increases the wine’s ABV, and stabilises the wine.

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gifting homemade wine

Gifting Homemade Wine

Despite the time and effort that goes into making your delicious homemade wine, giving it as a gift may feel a little stingy! But don’t despair, we’ve come up with some creative ideas to turn

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