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    pandelopez Posts: 1, Reputation: 1
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    Oct 10, 2011, 05:39 PM
    Aging wine
    Are there red wines that should not aged
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    Oct 10, 2011, 06:09 PM
    Almost every red wine you will buy in the store is at least 2-3 years old. You don't need to age it anymore.
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    Oct 10, 2011, 10:36 PM
    There are indeed reds that will not benefit from aging.
    As a rule of the, the more full bodied the longer it will keep.
    So a light weight Gamay tends to be made for earlier drinking, but a quality Ridge Zinfandal will enjoy several years proper aging

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