Popular Italian Varietals: Reds

| November 19, 2010

There are hundreds of varietals in Italy, with more than 350 authorized by the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry. Here is a look at some of the most common Italian varietals and their characteristics. This post focuses on red wines. Barbera Barbera is the most common grape grown in the Piedmont and southern Lombardy areas […]

How can I make my wine cellar my own?

| November 12, 2010

All home wine cellars have wine racks of some kind, but what can you add to make your wine cellar reflect your personality and your wine preferences? Art Work – Wine art doesn’t have to be expensive. Posters from wine auctions or shows, wine prints, and even photographs of wine regions, such as Napa Valley and […]

Add Dimension to Storage With Wine Cubes

| November 5, 2010

Looking for a stylish alternative to traditional wine racks? Wine cubes are a great way to add a new dimension to your wine storage. They can easily be incorporated into any commercial design along with traditional wine racking, but also make great storage for residential settings, restaurants and wine cellars, too. The wine cube inserts […]