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How Long Does Wine Last Open? – How to Tell if Wine Has Gone Bad | Just Wine
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How Long Does Wine Last Open? – How to Tell if Wine Has Gone Bad

We all wonder about it sometimes, but how long is that open bottle of wine going to last? Here’s your guide to making sure you get the most out...
Do you have a bottle of wine that you opened and never got around to finishing? We know most wines have a pretty long shelf life. And of course, wine is great when cellared and aged, but does that still apply once the wine has been opened? Let’s find out just how long wine lasts opened, how to store...
Why Does Wine Give Me a Headache? How to Prevent Wine Headaches | Just Wine
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Why Does Wine Give Me a Headache? How to Prevent Wine Headaches

The morning after drinking wine can be brutal, to say the least – that piercing wine headache can ruin your whole day. Here’s why wine gives...
We’ve all been there – one bottle of wine suddenly turned into two, maybe even three bottles of wine and now you’re nursing the worst wine headache of your life. It feels like a killer migraine, and you only get these when you drink wine! But why is that? Well, we did the research so you don’t have...
What is Wine? | Just Wine
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What is Wine?

Wine — It’s your favourite drink, but how much do you actually know about it? What is wine? Who invented wine? How is wine made? Continue reading...
Wine Wine. It’s your favourite alcoholic drink and you’re always willing to try new and unique wines, but how much do you actually know about wine? If someone who had no idea what wine is asked you about it, would you be able to answer all their questions? Continue reading to start working out your...
What’s a Wine Tasting Spit Bucket and Why Do We Use It? | Just Wine
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What’s a Wine Tasting Spit Bucket and Why Do We Use It?

No matter how much of a wine noob or expert you are, at some point everyone giggles a little when they hear (or ask) the question “Should I spit...
If you’ve ever been to a wine tasting event, you might have noticed people spitting out their wine after sloshing it around inside their mouths. This might sound rude and completely insane to beginner wine drinkers, but surprisingly, it is actually suggested that you spit your wine out at a wine tasting.   If...
The Best Cheap Wines That Taste Like They’re Expensive | Just Wine
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The Best Cheap Wines That Taste Like They’re Expensive

Wine is obviously our drink of choice, but buying bottles of wine can sure add up! Here are some of the best inexpensive wines to drink if you’re...
We all love our wine, but can bottles of wine ever be expensive! Just because you’re on a budget though, doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy wine that tastes like it’s expensive! Here are 8 inexpensive wines to drink if you’re broke but love good wine!   The Best Cheap Red Wine   Apothic Crush The Crush is...
Celebrate National Cabernet Day With Everything You Need to Know About Cabernet | Just Wine
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Celebrate National Cabernet Day With Everything You Need to Know About Cabernet

Celebrating National Cabernet Day? Take some time to learn about the 3 grape varieties in the Cabernet family: Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon...
When is Cabernet Day? National Cabernet Day falls on the Thursday before Labour Day. The holiday was thought up in 2010 by Rick Bakas and ever since has been celebrated with the hashtag #CabernetDay! In 2019, Cabernet Day will be celebrated on Thursday, August 29th. Learn about the 3 types of Cabernet...
How to Host a Dinner Party That Your Guests Will Love | Just Wine
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How to Host a Dinner Party That Your Guests Will Love

There’s a lot that goes into planning and throwing a dinner party, but luckily JustWine has you covered with a How-To Guide for Hosting Your...
You’re getting a little bit older now, and understandably, you want to throw a classier party than the keggers you used to throw. As an adult, it feels like your number one option is to throw a dinner party! But, how do you host a dinner party for the modern age? Well, we have broken down the steps for...
September is California Wine Month! | Just Wine
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September is California Wine Month!

There couldn’t be a better way to celebrate your love of wine, than doing it Californian style!
September Marks California Wine Month! So it only makes sense to celebrate the annual harvest season cali’ style. You can host a cali-themed wine tasting at your home, or if you live near (or are traveling through), you can check out all that the California wine industry has to offer. Wineries, regional...
Horoscope Quiz: What Wine You Should Drink According to Your Zodiac Sign | Just Wine
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Horoscope Quiz: What Wine You Should Drink According to Your Zodiac Sign

Having trouble picking a wine? Well, this wine zodiac quiz will help you find the perfect wine for you. This generally applies to your sun sign,...
Take the Wine Astrology Quiz What’s Your Zodiac Sign?     Aries Mar 21 – Apr 19 Taurus Apr 20 – May 20 Gemini May 21 – Jun 20 Cancer Jun 21 – Jul 22 Leo Jul 23 – Aug 22 Virgo Aug 23 – Sept 22 Libra Sept 23 – Oct 22 Scorpio Oct 23 – Nov 21 Sagittarius Nov 22 – Dec 21 Capricorn Dec...
Origins of Wine: 8,000 Years of History & the Democratic Republic of Georgia | Just Wine
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Origins of Wine: 8,000 Years of History & the Democratic Republic of Georgia

Discovering the wonderful wines and wine regions of Georgia. Learn about their past, present and be part of their future.
Origin of Wine: Where and When did Winemaking start? Image by Georgian Wine Society UK Many archaeologists believe Georgia to be the origin of wine. I’m not talking about Georgia, the American state. I’m talking about the Democratic Republic of Georgia, the country which borders Russia, Azerbaijan, Armenia,...
5 Wine Combinations Every Wine Lover Needs to Try | Just Wine
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5 Wine Combinations Every Wine Lover Needs to Try

Do you have a cheap bottle of wine hanging around that you’re not sure what to do with? Here are fives ways to jazz up cheap wine to make it...
Are you feeling adventures and trying to think of ways to change your classic glass of wine to something a little more… interesting? These are also great ways to amp up cheap and flavourless wines you got as a gift. Here are five wine combinations that promise to change up your regular wine order.   5...
10 Non-Alcoholic Wines That Actually Taste like Wine but Won’t Give You a Hangover | Just Wine
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10 Non-Alcoholic Wines That Actually Taste like Wine but Won’t Give You a Hangover

Taking a much-needed break from alcohol? Taking part in “Dry January”? Do you miss wine after cutting out all alcohol? Whatever your reasons...
We can’t imagine a life without being able to drink wine and you certainly shouldn’t have to live one! However, it’s not always easy to find good alternatives to drinking wine. Toasting with a soda or a glass of juice isn’t quite the same as clinking wine glasses, so we’ve put together a list of...
How to Cure a Wine Hangover – A Recovery Guide for Nature’s Worst Hangovers | Just Wine
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How to Cure a Wine Hangover – A Recovery Guide for Nature’s Worst Hangovers

You’ve woken up after a long night of drinking wine, and your head is pounding and you do not feel well. What do you do to cure your wine hangover?
First things first… how did this happen? You had a few too many pours from your favourite Malbec or Sauvignon Blanc (or both) last night, and you are hurting from the worst wine hangover of all time today.   What are the Symptoms of a Wine Hangover? Pounding headache Extreme thirst Gut-wrenching nausea Dizziness...
Okanagan Valley and Area Wine Events in August 2019 | Just Wine
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Okanagan Valley and Area Wine Events in August 2019

Check out these amazing wine events happening in August 2019 in the Okanagan Valley!
    Okanagan Valley (near Kelowna) Wine Events in August:   Ladies Night at Harper’s Trail When: Wednesday, August 7, 2019, @ 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm Where: Harper’s Trail Estate Winery, 2761 Shuswap Road, East Osoyoos Price: FREE Join Harper’s Trail for Ladies Night 2.0! We are back, bigger and better than...
Toronto and Niagara Wine Events in August 2019 | Just Wine
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Toronto and Niagara Wine Events in August 2019

Check out these amazing wine events happening in August 2019 in Toronto, Niagara and other places in Ontario!
  Toronto (& Surrounding Areas) Wine Events in August:   Think Pink, Drink Pink at Duke of Westminster When: Thursday, August 01, 2019 @ 5 pm to 7 pm Where: Duke of Westminster, 77 Adelaide Street West, Toronto Price: $8 $1 from every ticket sold goes to the Breast Cancer Society of Canada. All the...
Saskatchewan (SK) Winery List: A Guide and Directory to Canadian Wine | Just Wine
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Saskatchewan (SK) Winery List: A Guide and Directory to Canadian Wine

This is your resource for Saskatchewan wineries! If you’re looking for a winery tour in Saskatchewan, Canada, these are the wineries you should...
Saskatchewan Wineries: Living Sky Winery Wolf Willow Winery Riverlot Orchards Winery Prairie Bee Meadery Forest Fringe Orchards Winery Cypress Hills Winery   Have we missed your favourite SK winery? (Sorry, eh!) Send us a message, let us know, and we’ll add it to the directory and help you share the...
Why You Need to Visit the Unique Oliver & Osoyoos Wine Region in British Columbia | Just Wine
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Why You Need to Visit the Unique Oliver & Osoyoos Wine Region in British Columbia

The Oliver and Osoyoos wine region in beautiful British Columbia is home to more than 40 wineries and produces a unique variety of wines due...
  British Columbia’s southernmost location, Oliver and Osoyoos, is the hottest and driest region in the Thompson Okanagan Valley. With the desert-like climate and sandy soil that their grapes are grown in, the Oliver and Osoyoos wine region produce distinct flavour profiles in their wine production....
14 Celebrity Wines You Didn’t Know Existed | Just Wine
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14 Celebrity Wines You Didn’t Know Existed

Celebrities have been known to dabble in wine making, and here are a few musicians, actors and athletes that you have not have known about!
Did you know that somewhere along the way you have bought wine from a celebrity winery? Sometimes its news to us, too! For future reference, here’s a list of 14 of the best wineries involved with your favourite celebrities! Wineries Owned by Musicians Sting: il Palagio Estate Wine While il Palagio has...
9 Wine Pairings For Your Favourite Romantic Comedies | Just Wine
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9 Wine Pairings For Your Favourite Romantic Comedies

With so many options for movies out there, it can take an hour just to figure out what to watch! Don’t sweat it though, because we’ve compiled...
Sometimes there’s nothing better than curling up on the couch with a glass (or bottle) of wine and watching one of your favourite movies. Generally, this movie turns out to be a romantic comedy. We all know how they go, yet we love them all the same.   9 Wines to Pair with Your Favourite Critically Acclaimed...
7 Struggles Every Wine Mom Knows All Too Well | Just Wine
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7 Struggles Every Wine Mom Knows All Too Well

If you identify as a wine mom, you’ll know it’s not always sunshine and baby smiles. Here are seven humorous struggles, that wine moms know all...
Moms are pretty darn special. But wine moms? Those are our people. The moms who can bandage a wound and swear like a sailor. The moms who have a “not-so-secret” hiding place for their “mommy juice”. But as badass as wine moms are, they still have their struggles and we can all drink to that. What’s a...
8 Canadian Wine Festivals to Attend Before Summer Is Over | Just Wine
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8 Canadian Wine Festivals to Attend Before Summer Is Over

Wine festivals are a great opportunity to meet other wine lovers, go for tastings and enjoy the summer! We’ve compiled a list of wine fests in...
With July already ticking away, Canadian wine lovers need to maximize their summers! This is a list of the best wine festivals that you need to attend in Canada to make the most of your summer!   8 Wine Festivals in Canada to Cure the End of Summer Blues   Alberta (AB) Wine Festivals in Summer 2019   Summer...
Why You Need to Visit the Spirit Hills Honey Winery This Summer | Just Wine
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Why You Need to Visit the Spirit Hills Honey Winery This Summer

Spirit Hills Honey Winery near Millarville, Alberta is a family owned and operated winery, offering wines made with local ingredients. Not to...
What is the Spirit Hills Honey Winery? Does Alberta have wineries? We certainly do! Spirit Hills Honey Winery, an Alberta-based and family run business, is known for it’s sustainable and locally-sourced operations. In a grape-less province, Spirit Hills crafts a grape-less wine with strong structure...
10 Canadian Wines to Drink to Celebrate Canada Day | Just Wine
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10 Canadian Wines to Drink to Celebrate Canada Day

Let’s face it, Canada Day is a drinking holiday. Rather than weigh yourself down with beer though, try these Canadian themed and created wines...
This Canada Day, don’t be afraid to let your hair down and have a few glasses (or bottles) of wine in celebration! We’ve hand selected some of Canada’s most inspired wines for you to enjoy while thinking about how great Canada is!   10 Wines for Canadians, by Canadians, to Try This Canada Day!   Jost...
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