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 wine rack filled with these nine common —and not quite as common—types of red wine: 1. Cabernet Sauvignon Description: Cabernet Sauvignon hails from all over the world, but first started its … [Read more...] about 9 Common Types Of Red Wine You Need In Your Wine Rack
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With everything we unapologetically give to our bodies, moderation is key. The same goes for delicious, red wine. Here is a breakdown of calories in red wine, and why a glass of red isn’t the worst thing to treat yourself with: First of all, let’s talk about the bad. Alcohol has a high calorie content (158.8 calories per ounce) and since red wine is part alcohol… well you … [Read more...] about Are Calories In Red Wine Worth It?
Wine tastings are fun fabulous outings that can be as simple as an afternoon with your other half, or as exciting as a Bachelorette party. However, before you sign up for your first ever tasting experience, here are a few important things to keep in mind: 1. Do Wear The Right Clothes Dress respectful of the sophisticated atmosphere, but comfortable enough to walk around and … [Read more...] about 8 Tips For Your First Wine Tasting
You’re sitting on an iron patio chair in the south of France. Your floppy white hat blowing in the breeze while you sip on red wine you’ve fell in love with since stepping off the plane. Magnificent, right? One problem, when you're back home and unpacked, ready to get back to watching Gracie and Frankie on Netflix in your pajamas and you reach for your new-found favorite … [Read more...] about Why Wine Tastes Different on Vacation
Gift giving is a tricky skill. Luckily, if the person you plan to buy for has a deep love of wine, you're in the clear! Pick one of these stellar ideas for the wine enthusiast in your life and win the game of gift giving! 1. Wine Condoms Easy to carry, handy, and hilarious. Gift your wino with some condoms they will use over and over again (and no… It’s not gross!) 2. … [Read more...] about 10 Gifts Fit For Any Wine Lover