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Wine Math – Italy

Let’s take a brief overview of Italy, shall we?!   In 2010, Italy had 625 thousand hectares under vine; There are 355 indigenous grapes in Italy – a world record; Sangiovese is the most widely grown grape in Italy (72 thousand hectares); followed by Trebbiano (56 thousand hectares), Montepulciano and […]

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What is wine?

Easy question, huh? According to the Cambridge Dictionary, wine is “an alcoholic drink that is usually made from grapes, but can also be made from other fruits or flowers. It is made by fermenting the fruit with water and sugar”. Usually made from grapes… *tapping fingers on the chin*   […]