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Still Wines (Non-Sparkling) | Just Wine
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Still Wines (Non-Sparkling)

Wines with no carbonation. Still wine can be red, white and rosé and have all levels of sweetness from dry (no residual sugar) to semisweet and...
10 Non-Alcoholic Wines That Actually Taste like Wine Without the Hangover | Just Wine
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10 Non-Alcoholic Wines That Actually Taste like Wine Without the 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...
Champagne vs. Sparkling Wine — What’s the Difference? | Just Wine
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Champagne vs. Sparkling Wine — What’s the Difference?

What is a sparkling wine? Continue reading to learn about the differences between still and sparkling wines, champagne and prosecco and other...
While a lot of wine drinkers are the knowledgable about the differences between red wines and white wines, sometimes Champagne-style wines can get confusing. The differences between champagne, sparkling wine, and prosecco are actually quite simple.   What’s the Difference Between Champagne and Sparkling...
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...
12 Wines Under $20 You Need to Try This Summer | Just Wine
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12 Wines Under $20 You Need to Try This Summer

Ahh, the lazy days of summer. There’s not much that can beat relaxing on a patio or deck with good friends and good wine. Unless its scoring...
When temperatures get warmer, crisp light-bodied wines are great choices. Think light-bodied whites, rosés or sparkling wines. Wines that are served slightly chilled and perfect for keeping you cool while the heat is really on. Which wine is the best for summer? The best summer wine depends on your...
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...
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...
Wines for Every Type of Wedding | Just Wine
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Wines for Every Type of Wedding

You’ve found the love of your life. You’ve picked a date. You’ve got the rings. But how are you going to pick a wine that fits your style and...
Choosing wine for your wedding can be daunting. You want something that suits your personality, but also the mood of the day. Something that compliments the food and is enjoyably memorable. Something you can serve your besties, and also 100 of your coworkers, second cousins, and weird aunties. You’ve...
The Best Wines to Serve at a Bridal Shower | Just Wine
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The Best Wines to Serve at a Bridal Shower

Cue the wedding bells; someone’s getting hitched! Planning a bridal shower? This article is your guide to choosing the most important item, the...
Cue the wedding bells; someone’s getting hitched! Planning a bridal shower for a friend or family member can be an overwhelming task. There’s a lot to prepare, and of course, you want it to be fabulous and tasteful. Maybe we’re a little biased, but the most important part of any bridal shower or bachelorette...
Wedding Wines: What Kind of Wine Should You Serve at Your Wedding? | Just Wine
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Wedding Wines: What Kind of Wine Should You Serve at Your Wedding?

Now that you’ve completed our pre-wedding wine selection guide, it’s time to get to the fun stuff – choosing the wines for your wedding. You’ll...
Now that you’ve completed our pre-wedding wine selection guide, it’s time to get to the fun stuff – choosing the wines for your wedding. You’ll want to offer a mix of reds and whites and of course, have some bubbles for a classic wedding toast. So, how do you decide which types of wines to purchase...
10 Romantic Wines That Will Make Your Valentine’s Day Special | Just Wine
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10 Romantic Wines That Will Make Your Valentine’s Day Special

Love is in the air — you need a wine with that! Show your Valentine how you feel with the perfect bottle of wine for this special occasion.
  I Freakin’ Love You “Lost Inhibitions” White Wine – Church & State Wines What better day to say “I love you” than Valentine’s Day? And what’s the best way to tell someone you love them? With a wine bottle, of course! This wine label says it all. We freakin’ love this white wine blend of Viognier,...
20 Wines Under $20 That Every Wine Lover Needs To Try | Just Wine
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20 Wines Under $20 That Every Wine Lover Needs To Try

You don’t always have to spend a lot of money to get a good-quality, delicious tasting wine. To prove it, we’ve compiled a list of affordable...
Whether it’s post-holiday penny pinching, you just don’t want to spend the money on expensive wines, or you’re just a cheap wine lover, we’ve made this list for you. You don’t have to compromise quality when you’re on a tight budget! Luckily, there are some pretty great tasting wines that don’t...
Unwind With 6 of the Best Bubble Bath Wines | Just Wine
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Unwind With 6 of the Best Bubble Bath Wines

It’s time to de-stress and unwind. “Wine down” in a tub full of bubbles and a glass full of these best bubble bath wines.
  Time to Unwind Whether it’s the bustle of holidays, a heavy workload, family drama or a never ending to-do list, life moves quickly and you need to take the time for a mini break. We’ve heard it said that happiness is a long, hot bubble bath. We agree, but we usually like to add a glass of wine...
The Best Wines for Christmas – 12 Wines of Christmas Dinner | Just Wine
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The Best Wines for Christmas – 12 Wines of Christmas Dinner

12 delicious wines that pair well with Christmas dinner and difficult relatives.
What is a good Christmas wine? This guide will take some of the guess-work out of what you need for Santa’s arrival, dinner wine pairings and all the wonderful festivities surrounding Christmas.   The Best Champagne for Christmas Whether it’s morning mimosas or afternoon wine and cheese, Christmas...
Wines of British Columbia: The Best of BC Wine Country Award Winners | Just Wine
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Wines of British Columbia: The Best of BC Wine Country Award Winners

Wondering where to go for your next Canadian wine tour? Thinking of picking up some BC wine but not sure what to buy? Want to know everyone’s...
The Wines of British Columbia is proud to announce the winners of the second annual Best of BC Wine Country Awards 2018. From July 23 through August 17, winery-goers took their time, sampled and savoured what wineries have to offer within BC’s nine acclaimed wine regions, and have made their choices. The...
Select Wines Annual Wine Portfolio Tasting | Just Wine
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Select Wines Annual Wine Portfolio Tasting

Founded in 1982, Select Wines has grown to become one of Canada’s top independent wine import agencies. In the Spring of 2018 the Alberta office...
  Selection Matters: Select Wines Portfolio Founded in 1982, Select Wines has grown to become one of Canada’s top independent wine import agencies. In the Spring of 2018 the Alberta office held their annual portfolio tasting in Banff, Calgary and Edmonton for members of the wine industry and trade....
INFOGRAPHIC:  Your Ultimate Guide to Sparkling Wine — Intro | Just Wine
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INFOGRAPHIC: Your Ultimate Guide to Sparkling Wine — Intro

A detailed visual guide to the most popular types of sparkling wine, the different glasses to serve them in, and the levels of dry and sweet...
Just in time for the holidays, we have put together a detailed guide to the most popular types of sparkling wine, the different glasses to serve them in, the levels of dryness they come in and the most appropriate times to gift them. From Prosecco to Sekt, to a chilled glass of rosé bubbles, we hope...
Your Ultimate Guide to Sparkling Wine: Part 4 – Sparkling Wine Gift Guide | Just Wine
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Your Ultimate Guide to Sparkling Wine: Part 4 – Sparkling Wine Gift Guide

Just in time for the holidays, we have put together a detailed guide to the most popular types of sparkling wine, the different glasses to serve...
Previous Article: Glassware for Sparkling Wine   A Sparkling Wine Gift for Every Occasion Sparkling wines are the best for any type of occasion. Not only are they a crowd pleaser when it’s time to pop the cork, but they taste just as good on their own as they do with food. Not to mention they work...
Your Ultimate Guide to Sparkling Wine: Part 3 – Types of Sparkling Wine Glasses | Just Wine
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Your Ultimate Guide to Sparkling Wine: Part 3 – Types of Sparkling Wine Glasses

Just in time for the holidays, we have put together a detailed guide to the most popular types of sparkling wine, the different glasses to serve...
Previous Article: Your Ultimate Guide to Sparkling Wine Part 2 The Sparkling Wine Dryness Scale   Because drinking champagne usually signifies a celebratory moment, you are going to want it in a glass that represents that special time. With the many different types of sparkling wine, it only makes sense...
Your Ultimate Guide to Sparkling Wine: Part 2 – Sparkling Wine Dryness Scale | Just Wine
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Your Ultimate Guide to Sparkling Wine: Part 2 – Sparkling Wine Dryness Scale

Just in time for the holidays, we have put together a detailed guide to the most popular types of sparkling wine, the different glasses to serve...
Previous Article: Part 1 – Types of Sparkling Wine   When buying sparkling wine, you may notice that the bottle comes labeled with a word like “brut,” “dry” or something of that nature. These words are referring to the dryness level of the particular bottle you are buying. This is measured by...
Your Ultimate Guide to Sparkling Wine: Part 1 – Sparkling Wine Types | Just Wine
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Your Ultimate Guide to Sparkling Wine: Part 1 – Sparkling Wine Types

Just in time for the holidays, we have put together a detailed guide to the most popular types of sparkling wine, the different glasses to serve...
Previous Article: Infographic — Intro to Sparkling Wine   Whether you are ringing in the New Year or gathering the family together for a holiday, sparkling wine is the drink for all occasions. It is made all over the world and is known for its lively bubbles that dance at the top when you pour a...
Domaine Carneros: A Majestic California Sparkling Wine Château | Just Wine
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Domaine Carneros: A Majestic California Sparkling Wine Château

See for yourself whether this castle lives up to the fairy tale.
(Posted with permission from Sill Family Vineyards) Champagne Roots at Domaine Carneros Domaine Carneros was founded by the noble French family behind Champagne Taittinger. This majestic California château is a lovely way to enjoy the Carneros Appellation California. This stunning, fairy-tale grand...
The Best Wines for Summer | Just Wine
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The Best Wines for Summer

Wine Style for Summer
Refreshing Wine Styles That Help Beat the Summer Heat When it comes to beating the heat of the summer we can rely on some tried, tested and trusted wine styles to keep our palates refreshed, renew our sense of adventure in wine exploration and revitalize our food and wine savoir faire. So get out of...
San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition 2017’s Award-Winning Wines | Just Wine
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San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition 2017’s Award-Winning Wines

The San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition is one of America’s leading wine competitions. See this year’s winners, so you can enjoy them in...
The San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition began in 1983 as the Cloverdale Citrus Fair Wine Competition taking place annually on President’s Day Weekend. In 2000, the San Francisco Chronicle began to sponsor the event and it started on its way to becoming the biggest competition for American wines...
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