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Evaluation of NewAir 32-Bottle, Dual Zone Thermoelectric Wine Cooler

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011


NewAir AW-321ED 32-Bottle Dual Zone Thermoelectric Wine Cooler

NewAir AW-321ED 32-Bottle Dual Zone Thermoelectric Wine Cooler

Once a person reaches a certain level of wine enthusiasm, a way of storing wine in a cool, stable environment becomes a necessity.

In today’s world, very few people store wine to age it. Nevertheless, most wine aficionados want some way to protect wine from heat (at least in the short-term) and to keep it at a more appealing serving temperature. This does not have to be some dusty, brick-walled cellar with one incandescent bulb with a pull-chain. (more…)

Stölzle stemware, an assessment.

Tuesday, April 7th, 2009


Stölzle glass production.

Stölzle glass production.

You can drink wine out of anything. Once it’s in your mouth, it’s either mixed with food as part of a meal, swished around as part of an evaluation or overlooked in favor of stimulating conversation. But on those special occasions when the setting is key or those solitary, pensive moments when being enchanted by the dance of the wine in the glass and relishing the aromas are the core of the wine experience, fine stemware is essential. German Stölzle stemware (pronounced: STOH-zul) offers great style, performance and value for just those situations.