By my classification, it's a product or idea that helps you enjoy more and/or better wine. When it comes to products, most wine essentials are - or can be - accessories. But, not all wine accessories are essential. There are also products that, when taught to be used properly, can become essential to you.
To many of us, wine can be a largely unknown and sometimes intimidating topic. We all know something, but we also seem to know so little. Ever sit in a restaurant and stare at the wine list or worry that you’ll be asked to select the wine? I know I have.
We rely on others, waiters, sommeliers, and even bartenders etc. to help us select and that is o.k.. However, keep two things in mind:
From the variety of topics that I write on, most of you may recognize a common thread. I want to help you enjoy your wine experience(s) whether at home or traveling. Through information and education, I want to help you gain an understanding that creates comfort and confidence when speaking wine. By introducing wine essentials, I hope it will help you continue to grow and expand the quality of your wine experiences.
Here are a couple categories I have on my own wine essential list:
With all the above said, I’ll do all I can to talk about ways to enhance your wine experience. I look to hear questions and ideas from all of you on products or experiences and hope to turn them in to wine essentials for you and your friends.
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For customers living around the Northeast Ohio and Chicagoland area, our flagship Silvadore Wine Preserver is now available at Heinen's Fine Foods.
If you'd prefer to buy Silvadore during your next store visit, go to the wine section to find Silvadore, or ask the local Heinen's Wine Lead for help!
Consumers buy and enjoy better tasting wine. Wine businesses sell more and better quality wine. Silvadore enables both to serve and enjoy A Better Wine Experience.
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