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A Drinking Man's Intro to WineCocktails & AlcoholVisual GuidesWine Related posts A Visual Guide to the Common Glasses of Wine, Spirits, Beer and Cocktails Primer’s Interactive Visual Guide to Beer Types An Easy Explanation of Wine Types ella This is great, I’m totally going to save this and use it when I go wine shopping MarioBros Cool stuff, I’m totally clueless about wines so this should come in handy. Thanks… I’m bookmarking this. Pingback: Common Glasses of Wine, Spirits, Beer and Cocktails | Primer Jillian Galloway Cabernet Sauvignon Zinfandel Merlot Sangiovese Cannabis Only one of these lacks the ability to make you violent, destroy your liver and kill you. Alcohol consumers deserve the right to switch to the safest recreational drug in the world – cannabis. Don’t vote for any candidate not willing to legalize adult cannabis sales! Nuevida I totally understand your concern as a former pothead myself (though for financial reasons, I have recently quit, and I have not had a drop of alcohol in months). However, this is a post for wine, not a post for alcoholics. Time and place for everything my stoner friend Pingback: dtubiello | Pearltrees Pingback: boozle by greenhoney92 - Pearltrees Pingback: For Life by chrisfabritz - Pearltrees Pingback: art by kieranbd - Pearltrees Pingback: Mixing Drinks | Pearltrees Holly Don’t forget about Moscato!! It’s my favorite Pingback: How to Nail Valentine’s Day WIthout Dropping a Ton of Money – A Visual Guide | Primer Pingback: Resources | Pearltrees Pingback: tragos | Pearltrees Pingback: Drinks | Pearltrees Pingback: krystooo | Pearltrees crosco what about Malbec??? South American red wine. Richard White Malbec is a French grape, although it has had a lot of success in Chile and Argentina. hill but best known in Argentina. Not really a specialty in France although I do like a Cahors Malbec Sarah MALBEC!? Pingback: Things To Consider When Buying Wine surya kant pathak Don’t forget about chianti !! It’s my favorite Aaj What about nalewka? Porzeczkowa is the best. http://www.facebook.com/rad.rad2 Rad Rad I AGREE. Also bimber is zajebisty. I drink it all the time to the point of being completely najebany. Patricia Rivera This chart has been very helpful! edness She said moscatto. Blegh… I think it falls right between sweet cherry and pure honey Mikeyoung great, so confusing when I buy wines, most of those in the stores don’t even know, this will be a great guide! zxoiesru How about something in the top right corner? Sweet and RED vino not possible because of the tannis from the red grape skin which makes it red and also bitter. there’s a great article about it on this site Ippsissimus Actually in sweet reds you have Lambrusco, which has been cultivated since the Etruscan pre-Roman era and is still very common in Italy today, (but make sure it’s a dolce or amabile variety not a secco which is very dry), and Spanish Sangria, (though technically much of Sangria’s sweetness comes from fruit and fruit juices added to the wine.) Belzbub you also have a slue of German sweet reds out there. Bauer Haus makes a dornfelder which is sweet and red Also try Schlink haus red and Relax Red…Turn me Red and Donnasaune… You also have Red Moscato as well…. Pingback: Why Bother Brewing Your Own Beer? pecan pie so i dont know much about wine. Would somebody be able to explain why drinking dry tasting wine would be pleasant? Like wouldn’t a fruity wine taste better? -Definitely don’t anything about wine but would like too. Thanks http://www.primermagazine.com/ Andrew It’s personal preference just like how some people like to drink coffee black or whiskey straight. Also it’s an acquired taste for dryer wine. Jackpile Just discovered this. It’s fabulous! Thanks! Liquorstoregirl I work in a liquor store and don’t know any of this. Where does Pinot Grigio, Pinot blanc, Malbec, Gewürztraminer, sovereign opal, and voignier go? nica omg its xo xarap Guest Why is demi-sec (half-dry) drier than extra dry? http://www.primermagazine.com/ Andrew The scale goes the other way, so it’s sweeter. guester “demi-sec” means “half dry”, which should be less dry than “extra dry” i.e. more sweet… Philippe Well, I will try a white zinfandel. Is it sweet enough to match a dark chocolate dessert? dodobird If you want a sweet wine, try a Moscato, it’s definitely sweeter than a white zin coop Trying to find a sweet red to add in to my chocolate cake, any suggestions? Thank you winslow Gordon Estate 2011 Washington Cabernet Bobby Richardson Dornfelder Rheinhessen bri I tried a wine years ago, it taste almost like a very light gran marnier. Can anyone tell me the name of it? Pingback: The Monday Stumble: Wal-Mart Drinking Game, Watermelon Keg, Firetruck Fingers [14 PHOTOS] heather Want to know if a white blend is sweet like moscato? Pingback: Barefoot Moscato | Wine and Yarn DJT77 She’s just trying to help! But I get your point.. Imagine a cannabis wine! (maybe a non alcoholic cannabis wine with psychoactive cannabinoid effects! Ohhhhh lawdy, what an idea! I wonder if anyone has ever tried to make their own cannabis fermented beverage!???