Alcohol

  • Cabernet Wines
    The small, dark Cabernet Sauvignon grape has its essential home in the Bordeaux region of France. However, the Cabernet Sauvignon grape is very well travelled indeed, and now thrives beautifully in C....
  • Home Brewing Equipment
    Home brewing equipment is much easier to understand and operate than industrial-sized mashers, brewers, and fermenters. While both sets of machinery are similar in principle, the small-scale items are....
  • Low Sulfites Wines
    Understanding the world of organic wines can be confusing. There are different classification systems in the U.S. and in Europe, for one thing. Another difference is the different terminologies betw....
  • Wine Gifts
    Wine gifts have gotten me out of a jam more times than I can count. I cannot tell you how stressed out I used to get about having to give gifts to people I did not know terribly well (not to mention ....
  • Wicker Picnic Baskets
    Wicker picnic baskets are irresistibly charming. They evoke everything a gift should. Wicker picnic baskets are romantic without being frivolous. They're celebratory, yet practical. Picnic baskets....
  • Expensive Cognac
    Who would ever have thought that expensive cognac would owe so much to the world of popular music? Hip hop has almost single-handedly introduced an entire generation of young people to expensive cogn....
  • Viking Wine Coolers
    Wine collectors who want the ultimate in kitchen wine coolers now have the option of installing a professional wine cooler made especially for home use. Viking, the same company that pioneered commerc....
  • Chardonnay Wines
    For such a thin-skinned little thing, the Chardonnay grape has excellent coping skills. Although this pale green fruit's "spiritual home" is said to be the vine-country of Burgundy, France, it can be....
  • Wine And Beer Making
    Wine and beer making have many features in common but a few key differences as well. Owning beer making supplies will not aid you in your foray into the world of wine, and vice versa. Certainly, an un....
  • Wine Making Kits
    Wine making kits give budding oenophiles everything they need in order to produce good to excellent quality wines right in their own kitchens. The idea of pre-packaged wine making kits may sound less ....