Open a Bottle of Wine Like a Bartender ~ Wine Wednesday

Each Wine Wednesday we share words of advice from your favourite winos, oenophiles and beyond . . .

How to Open a Bottle of Wine Like a Bartender

Learn how to open a bottle of wine quickly and efficiently like a professional bartender!


Question of the week

The question: What should I put in my wine cellar?

The answer: First, I think we need to define what a personal wine cellar is and what it means to own and to maintain one. A wine cellar can be a place simply to deposit wine bottles for immediate or near-term consumption or it can be a place for long-term aging as part of the cellar plan. Let’s look at some of the selections for each situation:

Immediate or short-term consumption — When we speak of immediate or short-term consumption we are talking about today to about three years. I know this sounds arbitrary, but one has to decide where to think about time as it relates to cellaring wine, and putting a general time frame for a cellar works pretty well. When I give you the following specific list, understand two major points: This is not an all-inclusive list and, also, I am selecting from different price levels.


Happy Wine Wednesday everyone!

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