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Wine and Exercise: A Promising Combination The European Society of Cardiology is currently convened in Barcelona for its annual congress, where an abundance of promising heart-disease research has been unveiled. Envious American eyes are on a study of regular wine consumption and its apparent health benefits. Many studies in the past have found that wine drinkers have healthier hearts than abstainers, but the current trial—called In Vino Veritas (In Wine, Truth)—is one of the first studies to actually introduce wine into people’s lives and track its effects on their bodies. Lead researcher Miloš Táborský, head of cardiology at the Palacký University Hospital in Olomouc in the Czech Republic, revealed the study's results in a presentation over the weekend, saying, “We found that moderate wine drinking was only protective in people who exercised. Red and white wine produced the same results.” For one year, subjects drank “moderate” amounts of wine five days per week.

2004 Concha Y Toro Cabernet Sauvignon Don Melchor Puente Alto by Viña Concha y Toro (Cabernet Sauvignon Red Wine) W&S: 92 Wine & Spirits Magazine Score 92Close WA: 94 Wine Advocate Score 94Close WE: 92 Wine Enthusiast Score 92Close WS: 93 Wine Spectator Score 93Close RP: 94 Robert Parker Score 94Close Winemaker's Notes: Wine Advocate Review The 2004 Cabernet Sauvignon is opaque purple in color. The nose delivers a splendid array of pain grille, smoke, pencil lead, espresso, and black currants.

Yummily elbow macaroni, chopped green bell pepper, condensed cream of mushroom soup and 7 MORE B 65 mins, 10 ingredients small curd cottag chees, onion, garlic, egg noodles, cooked and drained and 5 MORE Learn About Wine Tasting Wine There’s no right way or wrong way to taste wine. It’s this simple — do you like what you’re drinking or do you not like what you’re drinking? That said, there’s a formal way to taste wine that reveals more about the wine in your glass, even before you start drinking. Pinot Noir - Russian River Valley 2002 Vintage Download Fact Sheet Our 2002 Russian River Pinot Noir is a blend of three vineyards: three quarters of the blend comes from the Cohn Vineyard, while the remainder of the blend is made up of grapes from the Koplen Vineyard and the Kanzler Vineayard. The clone make up is old Dijon clones, 667, 115 and Pommard.

honey & butter Pumpkin is a wonderful vegetable that is too often limited to the fall months. With the advent of commercial canning, home cooks everywhere can enjoy the wonders of pumpkin-y baked goods any month of the year. Which actually makes more sense, since pumpkin is low in fat, high in nutrition, and gives baked goods tons of moisture without needing to add a ton of oil or butter.

WineAndLeisure from The Wine Baron All about wine and how to enjoy it. Scotch tastings and whisky introduction at The Briars resort Among my many other roles in a wide variety of places, I am the in-house wine and scotch tasting host for The Briars resort in Jackson’s Point, Ontario, on the south end of Lake Simcoe. Here’s the basic outline of what I cover. You are most welcome to book your own corporate or personal event through the resort, or contact me and I’ll help set it up. The Basics WHISKY - is a distilled alcoholic beverage made from grain mash.

Wines > The Wines > The Struie The Eden Valley lies within the Barossa Range and consists of river valleys and undulating hills covered with large gums, rocky outcrops and Aboriginal sites. It is a high-altitude area of between 400 and 500 metres, compared with the Barossa Valley's elevation of 200 to 300 metres. This higher altitude, with its (one to two weeks) later ripening pattern, results in more distinctive varietal flavour characteristics, lower pH and higher acidities. Fluffy Dinner Rolls inShare0 So I have been thinking lately. “A dangerous past time, I know.” But, I just can’t help myself. I’ve been dreaming and scheming and thinking of how I could make some really wonderful dinner rolls, without taking up 3 hours of time.

Wine 101: An Introduction to Wine Here it is, Wine 101, an introduction to wine for beginners! Getting into a new hobby is fun and if you are like us then you want to gather as much information about your new love as possible. Well the world of wine and wine tasting doesn't have to be intimidating. With a little experience you can start down the road to being a true wine aficionado. Some of the things that can be scary when first trying to decipher wine is understanding a lot of the terminology used with wine.

Thai Sea Bass Close Buying sustainably sourced fish means buying fish that has been caught without endangering the levels of fish stocks and with the protection of the environment in mind. Wild fish caught in areas where stocks are plentiful are sustainably sourced, as are farmed fish that are reared on farms proven to cause no harm to surrounding seas and shores. When buying either wild or farmed fish, ask whether it is sustainably sourced. If you're unable to obtain this information, don't be afraid to shop elsewhere – only by shopping sustainably can we be sure that the fantastic selection of fish we enjoy today will be around for future generations. For further information about sustainably sourced fish, please refer to the useful links below:

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