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Food and Wine Pairing for your next Dinner Party

Food And Wine Pairing For Your Next Dinner Party!

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Food and wine pairing…does it really make a difference what wine you pair with your food? I mean, to be totally honest, I drink my favorite Cab with pretty much anything. Especially if it’s the end of a Friday and mama just needs to loosen up a little, ya know? However, the more I read about wine and the complexities of this luxurious libation, the more I do want to branch out and think outside my Cab box and maybe, just maybe try something new.

Make your own wine without a costly kit

make your own wine!

Make your own wine! It isn’t as complicated as it sounds. In fact, you don’t even need to go out and buy an expensive starter kit. With a few essentials, some yummy fruit and patience, you can have yourself some great tasting wine that was made by your own hands, or feet! (if you’re going old school ;))

DIY Wine Cellar: 10 Things to Ask Yourself

 

DIY Wine Cellar
Wine Cellar


Not only are home wine cellars a classy and elegant addition to your home, but they are super practical for keeping and maintaining a great tasting wine collection. Before you begin construction on your DIY Wine Cellar, here are 10 things to ask yourself:

Staircase to Wine-derland: Spiral Wine Cellars

Spiral Wine Cellars
Alice in Wonderland
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Average wine cellars watch out for this one! I just came across the most amazing and innovative way to store your wine, I am not kidding, it made me squeal a little with delight.  Imagine this – you’re hosting a dinner party and you go to retrieve your best wine for the occasion in your wine cellar, concealed under the floor, beneath a trap-door.  You open the door and descend down a spiral staircase and choose a perfectly and naturally chilled bottle of pinot and ascend through the floor to the utter astonishment of your guests.  This is for real! Spiral Wine Cellars!