Did you know, according to Wine Folly, humans have been drinking wine for many thousands of years? Evidence from 7,000 BCE shows that ancient Chinese civilizations may have been experimenting with honey, rice, and fruit to create a wine-like alcoholic beverage. The oldest winery, dating back to 4,100 BCE, lies in Armenia. Needless to say, wine has been a part of human history for a very long time.
Even so, unless you live in France or Italy, countries that celebrate the consumption of wine, you probably haven’t had much opportunity to familiarize yourself with the different types. When looking at a French wine to go with your fish course, do you find yourself asking whether the red from Continue readingShare This : by