The Purpose of Wine Racking

There are different types and designs of wine racks. The wooden wine stand is just one type of rack. Wood is attractive and multifunctional. This type of rack is made in a large variety of stains and finishes. There are multifunctional storage units that can hold one bottle or hundreds of them. Modern and traditional racks are made in any size and cost that suits the home décor. … [Read more...]

How to Pick a Good Wine

How to Pick a Good Wine

No more embarrassing moments when asked to place a wine order at dinner. You can converse with the wait staff about the ‘nose’ or ‘finish’ of a wine when ordering. … [Read more...]

Finding the Best Wines in Large Liquor Stores

Most people aren't exactly wine aficionados. Having a well rounded knowledge of wine seems to be relegated to the glitz of Hollywood's finest and the residents of Beverly Hills. However, even the most casual wine drinker can feel more confidant when walking into a liquor store. You don't have to be up on every brand name or grape species to make good choices when you'd otherwise be in the dark. With just a few pointers, you'll be able to choose a wine that matches your expectations without … [Read more...]

Easy Steps To Wine Making At Home

Wine is one of the most popular alcoholic beverages and is often drank at dinner. It can also easily be made at home if you are willing to put a little work in. Try making some wine with your friend or significant other one evening. All you will need is fruit, large food grade plastic tub, electric juicer, yeast, sugar, glass fermentation vessel, plastic tube and sterilizing solution. Here are the steps you can take to make wine at home. … [Read more...]

Red Wine Heart Health: Fact or Fiction?

Red Wine Heart Health: Fact or Fiction?

For a great deal of time, scientific studies have suggested that red wine holds a multitude of health benefits--most notably for the heart. When the news broke, wine lovers the world over rejoiced. Although it was not as if red wine would become breakfast fare, the assertion of health benefits added a certain sense of feel-good to enjoying a glass or two a day. But just how true are these benefits? Health fads have come and gone, and many wonder if red wine's heart friendly nature may go the way … [Read more...]