Welcome to the VINVM Journal. Here you will find interesting reading material about various wine related subjects as well as updates about life in general at VINVM. We will also try to keep you up to date about various wine tastings we will be attending and any winery trips that we will go on. Instead of calling it a blog, we thought “Journal” is a better word to use as it is a mixture of latest news, wine related articles and some great special offers that we will be listing occasionally. We sincerely hope that you will enjoy the content, and please do send us your comments and recommendations. We would love to hear what you have to say.
Once you open a bottle of wine, its lifespan can be limited, and knowing how long it will last can help you make the most of your favourite wines. Several factors can affect how long an open bottle of wine will last.
With its breathtaking landscapes, diverse terroirs, and exceptional quality grapes, it is no wonder that Argentina's wine region attracts tourists and connoisseurs alike. Argentina offers a unique wine experience.
Grenache, also known as Garnacha, is a versatile grape variety that has gained popularity among wine enthusiasts around the world. This variety is celebrated for its ability to produce a range of high-quality wines.
Alvarinho/Albariño has gained international recognition and popularity, earning praise from critics and consumers alike. Today, Alvarinho/Albariño is no longer a hidden gem but rather a celebrated grape variety.
Here are the current alcohol duty rates in the UK. These rates are effective from February 2019 until August 2023. All updates relating to the duty system and the alcohol duty rates will be posted here.
A refreshing twist or a wine lover's faux pas? While some argue it's a refreshing twist that enhances the drinking experience, others consider it a sacrilegious act that compromises the integrity of the wine.
English wine industry has experienced a remarkable transformation, defying expectations and establishing its place on the global wine stage. In this article, we'll delve into the fascinating world of English wine.
Rosé wine comes in a variety of styles, each offering a unique taste profile and character. These styles can vary based on factors such as grape varieties, winemaking techniques, and regional influences.
Wine is fermented grape juice, so all wine should be vegan. However, the complex winemaking process from the vineyard to the bottle calls for several additives, and some of them come from animals. Lets explore!
To understand Champagne, one must learn about the region where it comes from; the grapes used to make it, and the diverse styles that make the category so exciting. This is our quick guide to Champagne.