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Coravin wine opener preserver and storage

The Coravin: The Perfect Gift for the Wine Lover Who Has Everything

Have you ever opened a prized bottle only to realize it might have peaked several years ago? Or poured half an unfinished bottle down the drain because you weren’t able to drink it before it oxidized? The Coravin is just the gadget to ensure you’ll never again encounter any of these problems. From vacuum pumps […]

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5 Best Wine Accessories for Your Bar: Pick the Right Corkscrew, Decanter, Chiller and More

As you invest in your wine collection, you should also invest in these important accessories to open, serve and store your wine.

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How to Pour a Perfect Glass of Wine

There’s more to pouring wine than unscrewing the cap and tipping the bottle. Follow these tips for the perfect pour.

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Ultima Stemware – Will it Break?

How many glasses have you broken at parties, while hand washing them or simply knocking them over on the counter?  How much money do you spend replacing all those glasses in the long-term?  We think the answer to both of these questions are “a LOT” if you’re using some of the leading high-end European brands. […]

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The Cork and the Corkscrew: A Prodigious Pair

Ever since glass-blowing technology allowed humans to begin storing wine in glass bottles (as opposed to terracotta amphoras and wooden barrels), they have been sealed with cork to safely age. Even with the invention of the screwtop, or Stelvin, closure, most tend to prefer the traditional “pop” of a cork when opening a bottle of […]

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