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Pyrenees Vineyard & Cellar

Gary W. Peterson
Pyrenees Vineyards & Cellar ( is located in Southern Oregon in the land of 100 Valleys, and the famed Umpqua Valley Wine District. This winery is the only one of

Interesting Wine Facts

Wine has been with us for a very long time. Archeological evidences suggests that wine was being made as far back as 8000 BC. Domestication of grapes specifically for making

How Many Calories are there in a Glass of Wine?

Rather than providing you with a list based on serving size, alcohol content, and specific brands that you can find on numerous websites that can’t help but generalize, let’s make

Health Benefits of Red Wine

Throughout history, the health benefits of wine, especially the red varieties, have been extolled by many great people, including Hippocrates, Galen, Roger Bacon, Dr. Samuel Hahnemann, Dr. Louis Pasteur, and

Great Tasting Pinot Noir

Gary W. Peterson
So what is a “great tasting Pinot Noir” really? In my humble opinion it would be a Pinot Noir that I enjoy drinking, has the elements on my palate and

Great Red Wines for Under $25

Gary W. Peterson
In spite of our best efforts, the holidays hurt. We budget, we plan, and we fail. Our loved ones demand that extra twenty-five dollars. Twenty five dollars that, when added

Eight Top Wine Producing Regions of the World

Wine grapes grow mostly between the 30th and 50th parallel, in both the Northern and Southern hemispheres—although it can grow in other, more unexpected places as well. Following is a

Canadian Wines – History and Trivia

If we were living in the late 50s, this period would be considered the Dark Ages for Canadian wines. While Canadian wines may have been thought by some to be