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Wine And The Fight Against Alzheimer’s

As Easter and Passover approach in the Christian and Jewish faiths, some interesting information is being discovered about Israeli wine and its possible role in helping find a cure for Alzheimer’s.

Alzheimer’s, a progressive disease that destroys memory and impairs other brain function, is a crippling disease that has had a tremendous impact on families as they watched their loved ones slip into its grips. It turns out that Resveratrol, a compound found in grapes that scientists have found to fight acne and some believe to have benefits from anti-aging to cancer prevention, may also hold the key to helping fight Alzheimer’s. This isn’t too much of a surprise considering recent studies showing that red wine can help improve seniors’ memory.

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Pairing Wine with Pizza

Pizza doesn’t just have to be a greasy mess of carbs and dairy eaten in a frat house, with all of the artisanal pizza shops gaining popularity around the world it can often be a gourmet meal. That means you don’t have to consume it with a can of beer but can pair it with wine. Here are your best bets for how.

When heading out to dinner don’t think you have to have beer with your pizza. You can enjoy a healthier alternative in a glass of wine that is paired to what you’re eating so that it not only just goes, but enhances the flavor – like any good wine pairing should.

While you should always drink the wine you like, it’s never a bad idea to experiment with traditional pairings to see how they work with the flavors and then go from there. Or, work backwards, and pick your wine and then a pizza to go with it.

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