When Wine Is Not a Science, Wine Is Just a Drink

Wine is one of those beverages that’s just a drink, right?

But if you really want to know what’s in it, we’ve got a handy guide to help.

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Wine is actually a collection of minerals, vitamins, and amino acids.

(They’re actually a mix of all sorts of compounds, from sugars to proteins.)

They’re important to the health of the body and to your digestion.

They help keep you hydrated and prevent disease.

(If you want more information on how to tell if wine is good or bad for you, check out our Wine Guide.)

If you’re curious about the different types of wine and how to buy it, our Wine Listing Service offers wine reviews, sample wines, wine labels, and a wine section full of information on wines, how to choose a wine, and more.

If you just want to learn more about the science behind wine, we have a Wine FAQ and Wine FAQ FAQ.