September 25th, 2014, 00:43
I am not a wine connoisseur, my fiancée is more knowledgeable than me, since he attended private courses over the years to learn about good wines. She introduced me to Cabernet-Sauvignon and I even drank excellent Cabernet-Sauvignon and Sirah produced in Australia!
I am a simple man and I love keeping the old tradition here of going to the wine producer directly around mid-February, buy the wine bulk, bring home around 60 litres of red wine and then bottle it myself. My granddad did it, my dad did it and now I do it.
Usually, I obtain around 80 bottles of wine, each bottle capacity is 0.75 litres. I am not a great drinker either, that's my wine consumption for two years, usually, which allows me to age a few bottles for two to four years, the top ageing for red wine of...