Wine in the Middle Ages
Winemaking/viticulture scenes (Normandy, 12th century - Den Haag, Königliche Bibliothek) Wine in the Middle Ages, what a nice program... This is about an exhibition which ended november 11 and was centered on wine in an era that seems light years...
The Wards of Old London: Vintry - Hub of a Nation's Wine Trade
A visitor to London, walking westward along the Thames from the Tower of London towards Blackfriars, passes from Dowgate Ward into Vintry Ward shortly after passing beneath Cannon Street Railway Bridge. From the South bank of the river, the skyline of the ward is dominated by the imposing neo-classical facade of the Vintners' Hall, one of the grandest of all the modern city livery halls, and the current centre of London's wine trade. Vintners' Hall. Photo: Julie Anne Workman (licensed under…
11 Red Wine Health Benefits: Anti-Aging, Antioxidants & More
Being rich in antioxidants, red wine can be good for your health when taken in moderation. Here are some of its health benefits.
Naturalistic Traditions: Were the Classical Greeks naturalistic?
Last time, we discovered the world's oldest Naturalistic Pagans* in the Ionian philosophers of ancient Greece. Yet, they comprised no more than a handful of intellectuals in a world full of theists. What was the effect of naturalism on the rest of Greece as it developed in the Classical period? Did it spread through the culture or remain isolated?
How White Wine is Made From Grapes to Glass | Wine Folly
When you look into how white wine is made, you'll notice it's made differently than red wine. Let's walk through how white wine is made.
Remembering Repeal Day: The End of Prohibition | US News
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Mexican Tequila Distilleries Do Things the Old Fashioned Way (16 Photos)
Tequila is available in several types or "expressions," including Blanco (bottled immediately upon distillation), Reposado (aged for at least two months), Añejo (aged for at least a year, but less tha