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Arsenic in Wine: is it really a problem?

Arsenic in Wine: is it really a problem?

Wait, there’s arsenic in what? Yup. There’s arsenic in wine. Arsenic has been a known poison for a very, very long time. But recent studies have detected a spike of arsenic in wine, especially cheap wines. There have been confirmed cases of dangerous levels of arsenic in

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What is Semillon?

What is Semillon?

History of Semillon Wine Originating in Bordeaux, France, Semillon is a very unique white wine. It can be made dry or sweet. The grape spread to other regions around the world fairly quickly. By the early 1800s, Semillon took over South Africa and consisted of most of

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Cava Wine: "Spanish Champagne"

Cava Wine: “Spanish Champagne”

What is Cava wine? Cava wine was once called “Spanish Champagne,” a term now prohibited under European law (though that doesn’t stop the locals from calling it champán). Cava is produced the same way as its French counterpart, but with different grapes. Cava is a Spanish sparkling

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