Behind closed doors, we all have our unique preferences for the ideal temperature of wine. But when it’s time to throw on your best face and serve up an elegant evening for your friends, you’d better know the rules. Here’s what you need to know to serve up red, white, and sparkling wines at just the right temperature and avoid an embarrassing wine faux pas.
Whether it's a low-fat diet, a low-/no-carb diet, or just good olde fashioned balanced diet and more exercise, many of us will be kicking off the New Year with healthy resolutions. But the idea of giving up wine has us wanting to throw out the scale and say, “No way, Jose!” We’ll let you in on a little secret… You don’t have to give up wine to lose weight! Here’s how you can fit your favorite wines into your New Year’s weight loss resolution.
Whether you’ve been with your S.O. for decades or this is your first time celebrating the most lovey dovey day of the year, there’s no reason you can’t get the perfect gift this Valentine’s Day. For all the wine lovers out there, here are the best gifts that will guarantee you torrent of grateful hugs and kisses.
New Year’s is synonymous with “bubbly” for anyone over 21. But there are so many different types of bubbly to imbibe on this special holiday - which one do you choose? Let’s run through your most effervescent options...
Your dining room table is never as eclectic as it is on Thanksgiving - and your Thanksgiving wine pairings ought to match. you can’t serve up a perfect Thanksgiving table without a superb sampling of wines. Wow everyone who comes to your table this Thanksgiving by suggesting only the best wine pairings for every course of the meal. We’ve got your cheat sheet right here.
There’s no better festival than one that centers around our favorite adult beverage. If you’re thinking of packing an overnight bag and hitting the road for some fresh air this spring, you’ll be hard pressed to find a better destination than these wine festivals. There are so many opportunities this spring to enjoy some of the best food and wine from world-class chefs and wineries. Which will you choose?
if you find some little shards of crystal floating around in your next wine tube, don’t fret, it’s a good thing. That means that you can guarantee that the wine was not over-processed and has all of its beautiful subtleties intact. Très chic!