Category: Wine

Unique Thanksgiving Cocktails and Treats

Thanksgiving is a great time to celebrate family, food, and to give thanks for all the blessings in our lives no matter how large or small those may be. And if you are like us, we also like to have some cocktails and tasty treats with a kick to keep the day fun and bright! […]

Gifts for Wine Lovers

Tis’ the season of gift giving and celebration! Holiday shopping can be difficult but giving the gift of wine or wine accessories will never go out of style. Whether it’s a gift of celebratory champagne or some special item that will expand the knowledge of the oenophile in your life, these gifts are sure to […]

House Party Beer Calculator

Football season, Thanksgiving, Friendsgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas, Boxing Day, New Years. Do you need more reasons to host a party at your abode? OK, how about World Peace Day (Nov 17), French Toast Day (Nov 28), International Monkey Day (Dec 14) or just because you want to? There are more than enough reasons to host a […]

Keeping an Open Bottle of Wine Fresh

We know what you’re thinking. You’ve never had to worry about keeping wine fresh after you’ve opened it because there is never any wine leftover to store. Well done, good blog readers. Well done. But, in the off chance that you encounter a half empty bottle of wine that needs to be stored, you may […]

Wine: The Perfect Host Gift

Whether it’s a backyard BBQ, a small dinner gathering or a fancy holiday party, stand out with a thoughtful host/hostess gift – and likely secure another invitation in the process.  And what is one of the best, and most useful, gifts that almost anyone would enjoy receiving? A good bottle of wine is usually a […]

Rosé Taste Guide

Rosé all day, that is our motto. However, just like red and white wines, there are several varieties of rosé wines each with their own taste and aroma profiles. So if you think any rosé is a good rosé, you’re right, but some may be better suited to your preferences. The first question you must […]

Rosé All Day

Perfectly Balanced Rosé Cocktails While rosé are not as common and the typical red and white varieties, the pink stuff has increased in popularity (especially in America). The good old U.S. of A. is now one of the leading producers of rosé wine and Americans drink more rosé than any other country. By far.   […]

Reading Wine Labels

A Guide to Reading Wine Labels Choosing a bottle of wine is like choosing which movie to watch on Netflix. Sure, you know you want to watch a movie and you have a basic idea of what you’re looking for, but making the final decision is difficult with so many choices. Our stores are hosts […]

Must­ Have Wines for Summer Cookouts

It’s finally summer, and that means time for backyard cookouts! You’ve got the grill fired up and your friends are on the way. You’ve got the burgers, the chicken, a cooler full of beer and….wine? It may not be your regular go-­to beverage for drinking between games of cornhole, but the right wine can make […]

Chill Wine Quickly

7 Ways to Chill Your Wine in a Hurry You just had unexpected guests arrive or you just plain forgot to chill your bottle of Chardonnay before dinner. Putting a bottle of wine in a refrigerator can take up to three hours to chill. Three hours! Who has that kind of time? To help you […]