7 Wine Facts & Myths

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We all know at least one wine snob who goes through all sorts of rituals that they swear will bring out the best flavor, like swirling the glass and decanting the bottle before drinking. But is there any merit to these claims? Continue reading “7 Wine Facts & Myths”

7 Wine Facts & Myths

Why Wine Makes Your Mouth Feel Dry

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Astringent plant chemicals called tannins bind proteins on mucous membrane and skin, generating a prickly, puckery mouthfeel from foods and letting us “tan” skins into leather. Continue reading “Why Wine Makes Your Mouth Feel Dry”

Why Wine Makes Your Mouth Feel Dry

What Can’t You Do With a Wine Bottle?

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There are some AMAZING things you can do with old Wine Bottles or ANY bottle for that matter. Check out these cool ways to upcycle your recycling bin. Continue reading “What Can’t You Do With a Wine Bottle?”

What Can’t You Do With a Wine Bottle?

Wine and Cheese Shot Glasses

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Your wine and cheese parties just got a serious makeover. Continue reading “Wine and Cheese Shot Glasses”

Wine and Cheese Shot Glasses

The Easiest Way to Open a Bottle of Wine You’ve Never Tried

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Waiters’ corkscrews are effective, once you know how to use one. Expensive mechanical openers are…well, expensive. This is $5, and so simple anyone can use it. Continue reading “The Easiest Way to Open a Bottle of Wine You’ve Never Tried”

The Easiest Way to Open a Bottle of Wine You’ve Never Tried