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Do-it-Yourself Wine

Wine Education

University of California, Davis's UC Extension courses in Winemaking and Viticulture. Advances in Viticulture and Enology, Wine Microbiology, and Vineyard Management among the many subject areas offered. Online and onsite formats listed in the course catalogue.

Viticulture & Enology

Graduate and undergraduate programs for those interested in careers in the grape, wine, raisin, brandy, brewing, and fermentation industries available from the Department of Viticulture & Enology at University of California, Davis.

Wine Lovers

Wine Lover's Discussion group encourages discussions ranging from novice- to wine-industry professionals in the Wine Forum on this moderated panel. Hosted by Robin Garr on the Wine Lover's Page.


A man cannot make him laugh - but that's no marvel; he drinks no wine.

Shakespeare (Henry IV, Part II)

Wine for Lovers

A variety of stone sculptures depicting wine Drinking in Ancient India. Illustration based on an ancient sculpture of a servant offering wine to lovers, presented by Dr. Jyotsna Kamat. Kamat's Potpourri

Authentic Harvest

From inspecting the fruit to bottling the batch, enologist Alison Crowe of Bonny Doon Vineyards shows you how to make wine using your fresh grapes in this step-by-step guide for dry red, and dry white table wine. WineMaker Magazine.

Wine Connoisseur

Are you able to tolerate volatile acidity but have trouble differentiating between brettanomyces and cork taint? Wine courses, getting to know the vineyard, and wine festivals are among Jeni Port's 8-point guide to learning how to enjoy wine. A sampling of events for Australian-based oenophiles. The Age.

How to Read a Wine Label

Jim Brown's guide to determining what's in the bottle by looking at the label. Kind of grapes, year of production, the vintner, and appellation are all guides to the essentials swirling below the cork. TC Free Press.

Recommended Wine

Selected favorites by Robert Parker, Jancis Robinson, and Stephen Tanzer. Favorites are sorted into wine tables that include vintage, wine name, and a link to help you contact merchants who ship your selections. Presented by Wine-Searcher.com.



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