9 Common Types Of Red Wine You Need In Your Wine Rack

We are pleased to reprint this article provided by Clair at iLoveWine.com. 9 Common Types Of Red Wine You Need In Your Wine Rack by Lauren Grape vines grow in all different varieties. Because of where they grow, how they are cared for, and processing factors these grapes all produce different (delicious) wines. Keep your […]

Manhattan Cocktail Glasses

MANHATTAN COCKTAIL RECIPES – PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE

The Past – Classic Manhattan Cocktail Recipe While the exact origin of the classic Manhattan remains unknown, the following recipe remains a classic. 2 oz. Rye Whiskey 1 oz. Sweet Vermouth 5 drops Angostura Bitters Add all the ingredients to a mixing glass and fill with ice. Stir well and strain into a chilled cocktail […]

Schott Zwiesel Beaujolais Wine Glass

Route du Beaujolais

Beaujolais by Mary Grace Rodarte Summertime means it’s time to drink Beaujolais! For those unfamiliar with Beaujolais (pronounced boh-zhuh-ley, not boo-), it is a red wine that is unusually light bodied, high in acid, low in tannins and alcohol, and often described as refreshing and fruity. This is the perfect house wine to have a […]

Speculative Fiction

Speculative Fiction

Speculative Fiction “Speculative fiction is a fiction genre speculating about worlds that are unlike the real world in various important ways.” Goodreads.  Parvus Press Speculative Fiction Publisher Over Thanksgiving, I learned to my surprise, that my sharp-witted nephew had started a publishing company called Parvus Press. As you can imagine this sparked my curiosity. Parvus Press […]

Hunter’s Stew Recipe

Hunter’s Stew Bigos Every culture has its own specific stew. Stews were designed to use leftovers. Hunter’s Stew or Bigos is considered one of Poland’s national dishes. Like most dishes the details will vary by region and taste. As with all recipes the joy comes in trying your own variations. The following recipe will take […]

Baltimore Eggnog Recipe

Delicious Baltimore Eggnog Recipe I found this Baltimore Eggnog recipe written down on a piece of paper among my dad’s recipes. It is the classic eggnog and is worth every minute of preparation. Your guests will compliment you knowing it did not come out of a carton. The original Baltimore Eggnog recipe was first published […]

9 Common Types Of Red Wine You Need In Your Wine Rack

We are pleased to reprint this article provided by Clair at iLoveWine.com. 9 Common Types Of Red Wine You Need In Your Wine Rack by Lauren Grape vines grow in all different varieties. Because of where they grow, how they are cared for, and processing factors these grapes all produce different (delicious) wines. Keep your […]

Schott Zwiesel Beaujolais Wine Glass

Route du Beaujolais

Beaujolais by Mary Grace Rodarte Summertime means it’s time to drink Beaujolais! For those unfamiliar with Beaujolais (pronounced boh-zhuh-ley, not boo-), it is a red wine that is unusually light bodied, high in acid, low in tannins and alcohol, and often described as refreshing and fruity. This is the perfect house wine to have a […]

A Wine Journey by Dale Stephen Sparks

I read the following article by Dale Stephen Sparks, Transcending Trends and Fads, first published in the September 2016 issue of Desert Leaf magazine. I was fascinated with his journey to Villafranca del Bierzo in Spain but, more impressively, his “discovery” of the local wine makers efforts at preserving the local old high-altitude vineyards. While […]

Stemmed vs Stemless Wine Glasses

Stemmed Wine Glasses Wine glasses have traditionally been stemmed for several technical reasons. A stemmed wine glass keeps the wine cooler by eliminating heat from your hand. This is in contrast to brandy snifters where you deliberately warm the brandy or cognac. Stemmed wine glasses also keep fingerprints from showing on the bowl of the glass. […]

How to Have a Winning Wine Experience

Whether you’re sitting down to a delicious meal with your friends and family, or you’re simply relaxing at the end of a long workday, wine is the perfect accompaniment. You don’t have to be a sommelier to appreciate a good glass of wine, but there are certain things you can do to make your wine […]

Schott Zwiesel Pure Glassware

What’s the Importance of Different Wine Glasses for Various Wine Styles?

When you are shopping for new wine glasses, you may be overwhelmed at the number of styles that are available to you. If you are looking to get the most out of your wine tasting experience, it is essential to choose wine glasses that are designed for the type of wine that you will be […]

Wine Refrigerators

Wine Refrigerators

What Wine Refrigerator Do You Need? Wine refrigerators or coolers can be expensive and are available in all shapes and sizes. Many offer basic features while others include premium upscale options. Decide what you really need and can afford. The capacity of wine coolers varies from those holding a small number of bottles to wine […]

Tips and Tricks for Choosing the Right Wine Glass

If you are serious about your wine drinking, you have to invest in some proper wine glasses. Use the following tips to choose wine glasses that can help you get the most out of all of your bottles of red and white wine: Shop for Size When you are trying to find everyday wine glasses […]

Holiday Gift Ideas for the Wine Lover in your Life

The appreciation of wine is a way of life for a huge number of people. The complexities of the beverage have entranced people for hundreds of years, and there is a huge market for related items that enhance the wine-drinking experience. Even if you don’t appreciate wine the way your loved one might, these are […]

Crystal Wine Glasses

My son the wine expert introduced us to Schott Zwiesel Tritan Crystal wine glasses. We liked them so much that we made it a point to add them to our new web site. They are available in various shapes, styles and sizes to accommodate soft-bodied red wines, light delicate white wines, full-bodied red and white […]