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How Many Grapes in a Bottle of Wine?

#XperienceTravelTheTaylorWay Ok, so this is complicated. Beware, there’s going to be some math coming up. There are 750ml in a bottle of wine. A case of wine has 12 bottles. If you’re keeping track, that case of wine is right at 2.378 gallons of wine in a case. Generally speaking we think of a single ton […] The post How

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PWR Wines Zinfandel Poor Ranch Mendocino 2015

#XperienceTravelTheTaylorWay Before we go any further, if you found this through a QR code…..awesome!  I want you to hear from Matt Reid, the winemaker for what’s in your glass and someone I’m happy to call a friend, before I move on.  Here’s his story in his own words, explaining about People’s Wine Revolution (PWR): Ok, so […] The post PWR

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Oak Chips For Wine

#XperienceTravelTheTaylorWay Every so often, there’s a bit of innovation in the wine industry. We’re seeing it with technological innovations like optical sorters, but we’re seeing significant push back in other technological innovations like the mechanized harvesting of grapes.  Much of the wine industry that seems to be hands off, comes from the old ways of doing […] The post Oak

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What is a Vintner?

#XperienceTravelTheTaylorWay So, normally I talk about spending time with winemakers.  I’ve been told, I talk ad naseum about my time with winemakers.  But, then sometimes I’ll throw in the term vintner.  I had a wine club member ask about the difference and if I made a mistake, or if they interchangeable etc.  So what is a […] The post What

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Why The Wine Industry Is Moving Toward Semi Sweet Wine

#XperienceTravelTheTaylorWay It’s an interesting part of the wine industry, there’s a big push toward semi sweet wine, as an introductory offer of sorts.  It also pits generations against each other.  Boomers HATE semi sweet (or off dry) wine.  Millennials seem to really like it.  This isn’t the first time that you’ve heard that the two groups […] The post Why

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Wine Documentary

#XperienceTravelTheTaylorWay Quite honestly, there aren’t many high quality wine wine documentary movies out there. The wine industry is awfully hard to create high quality film, in large part because so much of what actually happens in the industry is contained within a small segment of the year: harvest.  For a documentary filmmaker, having to film the […] The post Wine

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How Many Bottles in a Case of Wine?

#XperienceTravelTheTaylorWay There are 12, standard 750ml bottles in a case of wine. If you’re using the metric system, or filing tax payments for a winery, the most important number is that those 12 bottles make up 9 liters of wine.  Exactly 9 and you’ll see why that’s impressive in a minute. But first, let’s delve a […] The post How

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Substance Cabernet Sauvignon 2013 Review

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How Many Bottles of Wine in a Barrel?

#XperienceTravelTheTaylorWay We’ve all seen them in a winery: rows and rows of oak barrels.  Many people do wonder, how many bottles of wine in a barrel? I know you all want a straight answer.  The answer that you normally read is 25 cases in a barrel of wine, or 300 bottles. But, that’s not entirely true. […] The post How

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What Are Tannins?

#XperienceTravelTheTaylorWay There are a number of terms within the wine industry that we take for granted, but that the average consumer, might not be familiar with.  Tannins probably comes up more often within the industry than we care to admit, but what are tannins? Tannins exist in all the parts of the grape, which aren’t the […] The post What

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