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Spice Up Your Wine Selections with Unique Varietals

Posted on 02/25/2019 by Jean Sexton

From classic favorites to special blends, Biltmore handcrafts a wide range of award-winning wines. Enjoy our award-winning Biltmore wines Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon tend to be the best-...

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Getting to Know Your Glassware

Posted on 05/07/2018 by Jean Sexton

From the creation of spectacular glass sculptures like those you’ll experience in our Chihuly at Biltmore exhibition to the formation of glassware suitable for enjoying fine wines, glass is...

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Saving Wines to Savor Later

Posted on 11/27/2017 by Jean Sexton Comments(1)

Many wines are ready to drink when released, but some taste even better if they are correctly stored and allowed to age. Why age a wine? We asked Biltmore winemaker Sharon Fenchak for tips on why...

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Biltmore wines blend in to stand out

Posted on 08/08/2016 by Jean Sexton

If you ask Biltmore winemaker Sharon Fenchak why some grape varietals are blended into different wines, she’ll tell you there are many reasons, but one of her favorites is to create...

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Everything’s coming up rosés!

Posted on 06/30/2016 by Jean Sexton

If you think rosé wines are just a little too pink to be truly great wines, think again—rosé wines are one of the hottest trends among wine aficionados at the moment. For years,...

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