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Old And Rare Wines For Sale

By Jill Faulkner

Wine has got to be the most common drink the world over, and for wine enthusiast they are constantly looking for rare wines for sale. Rare could simply mean they have been stored for ages or that the way it is brewed and matured is a little different from the normal way of brewing. These drinks get finer with age and that is what makes the drink scarce.

This term rare, let us look at it in a wider view, what does it mean? The meaning could go from something as simple as the way it is matured to the kind of grapes used, that is their availability to something as simple as how long it has existed. Once the bottle it is contained in is opened the air and light starts degrading the wine. That is the reason these bottles are screwed tight with a wooden cock to make it air tight.

This drink should not be sold to someone under the age of 21 as is the rule in most countries. The drink that is over several years old is definitely more expensive than wine that has recently been brewed as it is considered to be vintage hence the high prices. Enthusiast will buy these drinks for thousands of dollars.

People who are wealthy and own big houses build wine cellars and store these drinks for a very long time to make the taste even better than when they were manufactured. You rarely find people having this drinks that are quite old are very scarce to find and did I mention expensive too. These bottles can go for thousands of dollars and are a reserve for the rich people with really deep pockets.

The wealthy and filthy rich build for themselves storage units that are used to store these drinks under controlled temperature. This helps them maintain their quality and good taste. The light is also controlled as these rooms or rather cellars are built under ground where it is very dark. These people have the patience to store these bottles for a very long time and this makes these drinks priceless.

There are two types of wine dry and sweet and they have different time when they are taken. The are also two types of colors when it comes to these drink, red and white, red is taken together with red meat that is beef and the others. White wine is taken when having white meat that is fish and chicken. This has been culture the world over.

Rare wines also have something to do with their origin, the country they were produced from. Some of the countries like France and Germany are known to mature some of the best and rarest of wines. They have mastered the art of producing it and are said to be the best in the world.

Even in ancient time and in the bible wine has been mentioned and even the church of today especially the Catholics use wine to symbolize the blood of Jesus Christ. So wine has not been discovered recently. It has always been there.

This drink is still growing in popularity even in the third world countries. Those who can afford it have every right to enjoy the pleasure of this alcoholic drink. They even attend auctions that are highly publicized just to find out if there is any old and rare wines for sale.

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