We have monks to thank for our wine. Monastic orders preserved and innovated the art of winemaking during the Middle Ages. It is thanks to their research and indefatigable efforts we have such an elaborate winemaking technology today.
Not every wine improves your health. Since red wine is fermented together with its skin, it has more antioxidants than white wine which is processed without its skin. White wine may even slightly increase the risk of contracting cancer, especially of the digestive tract, as some studies show.
There are folks that are afraid of wine. Amazingly, there are people around the world who hate wine and there’s even a name for it, it is called “oenophobia”.
Women get drunk faster from wine because of their water to fat ratio.
The world’s biggest red wine consumers are the Chinese but a really small country is rocking first place per capita basis.
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