Posts Tagged “wine glasses”

Why Aerate?!
Mar 15th 2019

Why Aerate?!

"Exposing wine to air does two things: it triggers oxidation and evaporation. Oxidation is what makes an apple turn brown after its skin is broken, and evaporation is the process of liquid turning into vapor. Wine is made up of hundreds of compounds,…

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THE TOP Wines To Bring To Your Next Holiday Party
Dec 19th 2018

THE TOP Wines To Bring To Your Next Holiday Party

Showing up empty-handed to a holiday party or family gathering is a big no-no (see: the perfect party gifts for any holiday occasion). The easiest way to please? A bottle of vino.It doesn’t have to set you back a Benjamin either. We’ve corralled 13 b…

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​The Glass Blowing Process
Nov 25th 2018

​The Glass Blowing Process

EquipmentAn art glass studio is filled with “hot stuff.” There is a furnace in which clear glass is melted. The glass is held inside a crucible, pictured at the right. There is a “Glory Hole” where the glass blower forms his or her work; an oven that…

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Why Do They Revolve?
Nov 16th 2018

Why Do They Revolve?

Swoon Revolving Wine Glasses are hand blown in Chicago. The glasses are sure to make your wine-loving friends jealous. Pour yourself a little wine and sip and spin your evening away. As you play, your wine becomes greater with every turn as more ox…

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