I live in Seattle, where I touch really fragile things with kid gloves for a living.
If you are not going to finish the bottle you are opening, transferring the remainder to small wine bottles can make a lot of sense. Due to minimized surface area, the wine will store better and longer.
There are a few considerations universal to camping with wine that will elevate your vacation to a new level. Nifty tricks and diagrams inside!
Heat destroys wine, and temperatures over 70 degrees can permanently taint the flavor. Above 80 degrees or so and you are literally starting to cook the wine. Here are a few common precautions you should take to prevent wine heat damage:
Wines have well documented histories, vintages, and tiered values. This makes them a natural fit for collecting, and rare wines are among the most sought after collectibles on the market.
What are the benefits of boxed wine over traditional glass bottled wine? Oh.. You’d be surprised.. Jump inside and take the boxed wine challenge.
What killed wine coolers of the 1980s? Find out the real story behind the disappearance of branded wine coolers.
Drink in moderation? Forget that! Here’s 7 sure fire ways to have the worst head-splitting hangover of your life.. Grab a bottle and let’s get started!
Here are some tricks to shut down a snob, open the floor to everyone’s tasting experiences, and most importantly: not be the wine snob…
A few wine haikus to get you through the day and make you look forward to the moment you’ll have your lips smacking on a glass of wine.
Over 30% of all wines on the market are sealed with non-cork closures. There are many different types, which we break down into 4 simple…
I’ll break down some of the environmental and political issues of how wine corks affect aging wine and tell you about the different kinds of corks that are used…
Our sardonic cinematographer points out the homogeny of packaging, labels, and centuries of sluggish inertia in the wine business. So why Wine Folly?
Wine and chocolate, what a popular pairing! I’m too lazy for 2 ingredients though, can you combine them? I just want to toss the lot into my gaping maw and revel in the romance and allure of cupid’s big day.