The weekend approaches, but the previous social gatherings have taken on a new form. The closures and self-quarantine mandates have brought on the dawn of the food and wine delivery service industry. Furthermore, there are now wine tasting kits available online. The range of products is vast, and the varieties of wine produced around the… Continue reading Virtual Wine Tasting Party with Sommelier
The Kalamera 45 Bottle 24” Built-In Or Freestanding Wine Cooler/Refrigerator was rated as one of the best overall built-in wine fridges for 2021. One highlighted feature is its two different temperature zones created for cooling white and red wines at their optimal temperatures. Storing red and white wines at different temperatures will help each to… Continue reading Best Built-In Wine Fridge
Wine has been featured in entertainment since the days of the ancient Greeks. Throughout history, its association with sex too has been unavoidable. So it’s little surprise that one of the most popular books written in the 21st century combined the two. The 2011 bestseller Fifty Shades of Grey and its sequels feature wine throughout… Continue reading Wines Mentioned in Fifty Shades of Grey That You Must Try
There are many nonprofit organizations that dedicate their time and money to many different causes that leave an impact on not only their personal communities but the world. As of 2020, the United States of America has registered around 1.8 million nonprofit organizations that all have unique goals to make a change. While many wine… Continue reading Wineries that Donate to Nonprofits – Find Generous Wineries to Support
When it comes to wine and cheese, there is no comparison. A nice cracker or fondue fountain will be an excellent centerpiece for any get-together. Allow for the best combination of flavors and tastes for your guests. Since Covid struck, these sorts of gatherings have had to adapt. Online, face-to-face video technology has allowed people… Continue reading Private Virtual Wine and Cheese – Is This a New Thing or What?
What’s worse than opening a great bottle of wine and letting it turn sour! Wine, when left exposed to the air, turns into vinegar. This will ruin the wine and make it taste horrible, even for cooking. Why does my Wine Taste Like Vinegar? There are bacteria in the air we breathe. When some… Continue reading How to Fix Wine that Tastes Like Vinegar Without Ruining It
It’s tightly sealed when you buy a bottle of wine with a cork. In fact, you need a corkscrew to get it open. But sometimes, a bottle of wine can “pop” itself open. How is this possible? Read on to see why this happens and tips to prevent it. Why does a wine bottle… Continue reading What Does it Mean When a Wine Bottle Popped Itself Open?
When a bottle of wine is bought, you would almost expect it to be all clear. But did you know that “crud” at the bottom is a good thing? Wine is made from natural components. But if you’d like to know what’s on the bottom, read on to find out more. What are things… Continue reading What in the World is the Stuff in the Bottom of Your Wine?
Oxidation is a common practice within the red wine community, and many will refrain from oxidizing a white wine. However, allowing red wine to breathe or oxidize will adjust the flavors and aromas over time. Allowing you and your dinner party guests to have a little fun over the hours of the event, trying the… Continue reading What Does Oxidized Wine Taste Like?
The pandemic set in motion a new entertainment arena for wine drinkers worldwide. I am, of course, talking about virtual entertainment. Zoom meetings, face-time interactions, and virtual meeting spaces have become priceless in the way humanity communicates and interacts in today’s high-tech world. How do you host a virtual wine tasting? The first thing… Continue reading How Does a Virtual Wine Tasting Work? And Why Have One?