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Wine Glass Racks: The Most Versatile Designs

Wine glass racks are a great way to store and protect stemware. They can also add a visually appealing element to the room. They are constructed from many different types of materials and can be displayed under cabinets, as a standalone or suspended from the ceiling. There...

drinking wine

Cheers! The Benefits of Drinking Wine

For several years, researchers have been suggesting the positive health benefits of drinking wine, specifically red. Although initial studies were weak and only hinted at these benefits, later studies indicate a strong relationship between the properties of the wine and the reduced risk of many...

taste wine

How to Taste Wine In Five Steps

A “wine tasting” doesn’t need to be structured. It doesn’t need anyone but you.  You can taste wine with friends at a restaurant, and your friends do not need to be a part of your venture. “Tasting” wine is just a “focus” on the wine...

arizona wine

Fall Food Pairings With Arizona Wine

With the temperatures finally cooling down its time to break out the red wine and celebrate!  We've picked two of our favorite recipes to pair with Arizona wine to successfully manage the transition from Summer to Fall. Shrimp and Avocado Ceviche Hold on to the last hints...

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Wine 101: The Basics of Wine For Beginners

Whether you’re choosing it for a dinner party, ordering it for your table at a restaurant, or simply going to a tasting, you want to look like you know what you’re doing when it comes to wine. After all, everyone around you seems to know...