Wine Storage and Decanters
Metal Acanthus Leaf Three-Bottle Wine Holder
Handcrafted metal wine bottle holder. Holds three wine bottles.
GG Collection Metal Acanthus Leaf Wine Rack
Handcrafted metal wine rack. Holds eight glasses and four wine bottles.
Godinger 9-Bottle Luggage Cart Wine Rack
Wine rack that holds nine wine bottles. Made of metal and wood. Approx.
13.25"L x 8.25"W x 23.5"T.
Royce New York Leather Wine Carrying Case
Top handle. Dimensions: 3.63"W x 4.5"D x 13"H. Fits one standard bottle.
Zip closure. Includes stainless steel corkscrew/bottle opener. Padded
for safe carrying
Thea Wall Mounted Wine Rack
Crafted in a honeycomb-inspired design, this bottle holder showcases your
favorite bottles in stylish way.
Wine Enthusiast 24 Bottle Cube
Made from rich mahogany wood that's been sourced from sustainable
Indonesian tree plantations, this hand cut and sanded cube offers a
classically modular space to stow your favorite wines.
Luxen Home Shabby-Chic Distressed Storage and Wine Cabinet
The charming shabby-chic design and distressed finish of the accent wine
and storage cabinet make it a wonderful addition to any home. Features wood
construction, square legs, cathedral-style door, open storage, and wine
Lalique Orchidee Decanter, Numbered Edition
Designed to highlight the flavors of the finest spirits, the Orchidée decanter
enriches the Lalique collection of decanters to satisfy the desires of connoisseurs
and discerning collectors Highlighted by satin-finished crystal, orchid
flowers symbolize of seduction, sensuality and refinement, majestically
bloom on the stopper
Lalique Aphrodite Decanter
The romantic figure of Aphrodite, The Goddess of Love adorns the stopper
of this eye-catching decanter.
Villeroy & Boch Purismo Red Wine Decanter
A classic silhouette and crystal craftsmanship make this glassware a striking
addition to your tabletop.
Richard Brendon Jancis Robinson Young Wine Decanter
Designed to maximize your enjoyment of a wine's aroma, flavor and texture.
Use for every wine, including sparkling wine, port, sherry and sweet wines.
Lalique Merlot Decanter
A vine motif adorns the stopper of the decanter. Inspired by the
Blackbirds & Grapes motif designed by Rene Lalique in 1928 for the
legendary Orient Express
Lalique Versailles Decanter
Highlighted by satin-finished crystal, a frieze of grapes and vine
leaves run through this exceptional object, crowned with a stopper
carved in the same motif
acrid: pronounced acidity
Appelation d'Origine or
Appelation Controle: label term signifying origin and legal right
to the name
assertive: upfront, bold
balanced: fruit, acid, wood flavors in the right proportion
bouquet/nose: aroma; sève/palate--flavor and body
Brandy click for a selection of Cognac
and Armagnac plus glossary of terms
buttery: flavor and mouth feel, usually Chardonnay
chambrer: bringing reds to room temperature (65-68) gradually
Champagne click for glossary
and wine from this region
charnu/ full bodied, big, rich, fills the mouth; léger/light:
chateau-bottled: usually Bordeaux, bottled on estate where the grapes
chewy: rich, heavy, tannic, full-bodied
goût/taste: bon goût--good
taste; goût de bois-- woody taste; de bouchon--corky ( from
diseased cork even in fine wines); d'évent--flat from contact
with air; de pierre à fusil/flinty--found in Chablis; de pique--vinegary;
de terroir--earthy, usually reds
heady: smell of high alcohol content
legs: viscous droplets that form on sides of the glass when wine
mou/flabby: lacking in character; mouillé--watered
musty: moldy, unpleasant smell
oxidized: stale, "off,"--too much contact with air
pourriture noble/noble rot: over-ripe grapes making very sweet
robust: full-bodied, intense, vigorous
sediment: natural deposits. Decanting-- transferring to decanter
tannin: acid found especially in reds necessary for aging (dry sensation)
tasting tip: light to fuller bodied, whites before reds, dry to sweet
toasty/oaky: hint of wooden barrel, usually dry whites
usé: passed its peak
velouté/velvety: rich flavor, silky texture
verte/green: usually too young to drink
vin/wine: naturally fermented juice from pressed grapes.
du pays: regional wines drunk locally; de goutte: last pressing,
poor quality; de garde: worth aging; cuit: concentrated, added
to improve other wines; doux: sweet; mousseux: sparkling;
ordinaire: table wine; sec: dry
vintage wines: dated bottle, entirely from one harvest only in the
color: from contact with pigment found on grape skin: none, white; limited,
rosé, extended, red
Confréries: ancient wine fraternities
coupé/blended: similar wines married for uniform quality;
corps/body--richness in alcohol, flavor
corsé: full bodied
crisp: fresh, young
cru: growth or vineyard
complex: all flavor components in harmony
coulant/attractive: easy to drink
délicat/delicate: light- weight with nice flavor
depth: subtle, complex, concentrated layers of flavor; thin lacks
body and depth
domaine: followed by a name indicates ownership
élégance/elegant: grace, balance but not longevity
fading: losing color, fruit or flavor
finish/aftertaste: taste remaining after swallowing. Long, lingering
finish indicates good quality; short: not remaining on the palate
flat: low acidity or sparkling wine that has lost its bubbles
fruité/Fruity: body, richness with some sweetness-- apples, berries
There are four main classifications of wine:
Natural still wines
Alcoholic content 14% or less. Improve
after bottling. The main wine grape growing areas are Alsace (fine white),
Loire (moderately priced reds and whites), southern France (inexpensive
table wines), the Rhône (wines that match with strongly flavored foods)
and, of course, Bordeaux and Burgundy (arguably the best wines in the world).
Alcohol increased by
adding brandy. Best known types not made in France. Alcoholic content
16 to 23%.
Vermouth. Alcoholic content
15 1/2 to 20%.
Joanna Buchanan Chinoiserie Wine Charms, Set of 6
Dimensions: 1" x 1.5" x 0.5". Zinc/resin
Cuisinart 30 Bottle Private Reserve Wine Cellar with Compressor
Freestanding, counter-height storage of 30 bottles. Touchscreen controls
to set preferred temperature from 43°F to 64°F with LED display.
Compressor technology keeps interior perfectly cool despite room
temperature fluctuations. Soft interior lighting. Rubber-coated racks
with beechwood trim. Product dimensions: 20.2"W x 19.68"D x 32"H
L'Atelier Du Vin L'Artiste Corkscrew
A sculpture dedicated to the pleasures of wine, L'Artiste is a vertical
lever corkscrew made of injected metal with a chrome finish. Its unique
and enigmatic shape is a tribute to the Graves terrain in Bordeaux, with
pebbles polished by thousands of years on which the vines of this
prestigious wine region are grown. L'Artiste uncorks bottles quickly and
easily. Auto-locking system. Spare wire in treated steel included. Zinc
alloy die-casting and chrome plated.
L'Atelier Du Vin Electric Barman
Rechargeable corkscrew, Electric Barman will uncork your bottles gently
and without any effort. Pulls wine corks at the touch of a button.
Adaptable system to any bottle neck. Single charge opens 30 or more
bottles. AC charger and foil-cutter included.
L'Atelier Du Vin Bubble Indicator
The Bubble Indicator® keeps the pressure inside the bottle, and its
sensitive indicator tells you about the bubbles pressure: as soon as the
colored ring starts to disappear, it is time to finish the bottle. ABS
plastic and steel plated.
L'Atelier du Vin Oeno Collection 1 Set
Wine Enthusiast Cork Serving Tray
Give your entertaining decor a personal touch with a toast-worthy task.
A charming way to display corks from your favorite and most memorable
bottles of wine, this mahogany wood tray offers space to arrange 108
corks. A removable plexiglass cover offers an ideal surface for cocktail
Wine Chillers and Coasters
Wine Bottle Holder & Stopper
Bottle holder and stopper made of cast aluminum.
Wine Station Pristine Plus Exclusive Bundle
Napa Technology has created the Wine Station Pristine PLUS as an
exquisite wine serving solution that lets you enjoy the freshest wine,
each and every time. This sophisticated, professional quality,
temperature-controlled system is perfect for keeping your premium wines
in pristine condition allowing you to enjoy the freshest wine any time
Cuisinart 15 Bottle Private Reserve Wine Cellar with Compressor
Freestanding storage of 15 bottles. Touchscreen controls to set
preferred temperature from 43°F to 64°F with LED display. Compressor
technology keeps interior perfectly cool despite room temperature
fluctuations. Soft interior lighting. Rubber-coated racks with beechwood
trim. Product dimensions: 14.56"W x 19.68"D x 30.7"H
Wine Charms, 6-Piece Set
Wine charms made of zinc and glass. Set includes one of each design
Joanna Buchanan Bee Wine Charms, Set of 6
Beehive Wine Stopper and Stand
Handcrafted wine stopper includes coordinating stand. Decorative
elements in metal with 14-karat gold finish. Hand enameled and handset
with Swarovski® crystals. Stainless steel and rubber stopper.
Plum Wine Wine Dispenser & Preservation System
The first appliance to automatically preserve, chill, and serve any bottle,
by the glass. Plum holds two standard bottles of wine, automatically identifies
any varietal with artificial intelligence, chills each bottle to its ideal
serving temperature, and preserves wine for 90 days—offering a new way for
people to enjoy wine by the glass with a single touch of a button.
Joanna Buchanan Sparkle Bee Wine Stopper
Joanna Buchanan Amber Bee Wine Stopper
Bejewelled honey bee. A perfect hostess gift. Use our sparkling bee wine
stopper to save the buzz for later!
Plum Wine Plum Reserve
Automatically identifies, chills, preserves and serves your wine. Holds
Keep wine chilled without diluting with the innovative Corksicle. Simply
chill, then place in your bottle of white or bubbly between serving.
Lalique Bacchantes Champagne Cooler
Adorned with the iconic Bacchantes motif, this striking champagne cooler
features a removable stainless steel insert for easy clean up.
MacKenzie-Childs Courtly Check Enamel Wine Cooler
Hand-glazed steel with hand-painted Courtly Checks. Heavy-gauge steel with
ceramic glaze; rim: bronzed stainless steel; handles: antiqued brass