Category Archives: Wine Tips

A serious pink that is a lot of fun!

In the world of pink (wines) no one can deny that Billecart-Salmon Champagne Rose is one of the kings of the wine world. Elegant, stylish and more fun, this serious wine is one of the world’s most renowned Champagnes. Made from Chardonnay, Pinot Meunier and Pinot Noir, the winery actually positions this … More

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Preparing Wine for Big Holiday Gatherings

Following up from our post from Omaha Steaks blog post share, we wanted to share some of our own wine tips for your holiday gatherings!

- Have enough wine! The cardinal rule is never run out of wine, so always get a bit more than you expect to use. Make … More

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What Shizuku teaches us about wine

Guest Post from Cynette Montoya:

Loosely translated, “Les Gouttes de Dieu” is French for “Drops of God.” We all know how the French and their country are known for great food and amazing wine. But interestingly enough, it’s a Japanese manga (comic) that has opened a whole new world to … More

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Choosing the right glassware for your wine

One very important aspect of drinking wine is the third party vessel used to get the beverage from the bottle to your mouth. Most often this vessel is glass. Occasionally it is plastic, or maybe paper, or in worst cases, a straw. But for the majority of those times, it’s … More

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Using Ratings to Buy Wine

As we see the Wine Spectator Top 100 wines of 2011 hit our shelves, we want to encourage you to browse this elite list, as these are THE top 100 of the year, and Wine Spectator tastes thousands of wine each year. Most of these wines have great ratings, and … More

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