The new year is a great time to resolve to follow your interests, deepen your hobbies, and become an expert at something. But getting into wine isn't just about knowing more stuff, it's also about knowing yourself—getting a better sense of what you like and what you're looking for in the wine that you drink. Here are five ways you can get more out of your wine experience in 2012.
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The process of making beer is a cycle: inspiration, recipe formulation, gathering materials, brewing, fermenting, packaging, drinking, and back to the beginning again. The brewing year is also cyclic, with particular beers enjoyed in certain seasons: pale ales and light lagers in the summer, stouts and winter warmers in the winter. Each revolution of a cycle offers opportunity for improvement. Here are seven New Year's resolutions to launch you on a happy and fulfilling year of homebrewin
While everyone else is busy setting unrealistic goals for themselves in 2012, you can focus on some small-but-significant changes to your caffeinated routine that will work wonders toward improving your quality of life, in the morning or whenever else you enjoy your favorite cuppa joe.