As our journey together on this blog draws close to its conclusion, I need to take a moment to be somber. Everything comes at a price. Although wine is truly God's sweet nectar, like all types of alcohol, it has negative effects. According to WebMD (aka the website that has at times led me to … Continue reading Everything Comes With A Cost (Besides Just Monetary)
WINE BAG! "Slap that wine bag!" is probably a phrase I have heard over a dozen times every year at some stupid, frat party. I think the first time I had wine was actually out of a wine bag. Now that I have upgraded to somewhat nicer wines, I forgot all about wine bags/boxed wines … Continue reading SLAP THAT -Fill in the blank-
If you are a female who loves wine or has wine loving friends, you will inevitably succumb to a trip to a winery. And if you are a male, you too will inevitably succumb to taking a trip to a winery (although you probably will not be as willing or eager). Here is everything you … Continue reading You Can Taste Wine Somewhere Besides Your Couch And Favorite Fancy Restaurant!
My rating scale for wines used to be simply put as either "sweet and good" or "bitter and nasty". I know now that there is a more sophisticated way to rate a wine's sweetness. Instead of using bitter/nasty, the correct term is dry, and I no longer find dry wines to be unappealing. I actually prefer them, … Continue reading Wine Can Be Dry? Aren’t Liquids Are Supposed To Be Wet?!
My blog title says it all. If only we women could age like wine. Well actually Asian women can age quite well, but it is like you're good, good, good and then BAM! you turn into a wrinkly old raisin looking granny. (But maybe I am just biased because of my own ethnicity). Anyways, to … Continue reading Looks Do NOT Get Better With Age, But At Least Wine Does
Okay so there is no law or rule that explicitly states "Thou shall not drink wine from a red cup!", but there should be! It is time to leave our college party days behind us. Now is the time to enter adulthood (for me at least) and pretend like I actually have the patience and … Continue reading You Can’t Drink Wine In A Red Solo Cup!!!
I'm just kidding! All wine bottles can be opened with any type of wine opener. However, just as there are many different types of wine, there are also many types of wine openers for them. Below is a list of a few of my recommended ones! Most of us are most familiar with the twist … Continue reading A Different Type of Wine Opener For Each Type of Wine