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Join the Box Wine Revolution

Join the Box Wine Revolution

More and more people are joining the box wine revolution! Have you?   We want to thank Kelly's Thoughts On Things for featuring the Wine Nook in one of their recent posts! Check it out below.   from: kellysthoughtsonthings.com    September 2017 Box wine has...

#bevyofbeverages

#bevyofbeverages

no. 2 “the big one” Use this glass: According to wineenthusiast.com, a standard red wine glass should have a tall, full sized bowl. The bowl should slightly taper towards the top. This glass is preferred because it directs the wine to the center of the tongue. Pairs...

Wine Harvest Season is Upon Us

Wine Harvest Season is Upon Us

Wine harvest season is here! Well, if you’re in the Northern Hemisphere (the Southern Hemisphere grapes won’t be ready until their autumn). The U.S and Europe’s wine country are currently hard at work harvesting several different wine varieties. Only the best quality...

ICYMI: The Wine Nook on TV

ICYMI: The Wine Nook on TV

ICYMI: The Wine Nook was featured on Good Morning Arizona! We are so appreciative to the network for featuring us in their segment. It was all about tools and products to improve your tailgate experience! Check it out below. From: azfamily.com     September 2017...

Wine: Improve Your Tailgate Game

Wine: Improve Your Tailgate Game

It’s happening. I felt a chill in the air.   Fall is upon us. (dun, dun, DUN.)   Some of you are celebrating, some of you are lamenting. We all don’t know where the year has gone. Still, I think we can agree there are things about fall to look forward to....

Our thoughts are with east Texas…

Our thoughts are with east Texas…

In light of the devastation in east Texas this past week, we here at Team Wine Nook have decided to postpone this week’s blog. Instead, today we want to extend our thoughts and love to all those affected by Hurricane Harvey. We pay tribute to those who lost their...

Sweet as Cherry Wine

Sweet as Cherry Wine

Nothing simultaneously excites me and disappoints me as much as all the made up “national” food days we have here in the US. It’s definitely PEAK consumerism to celebrate a national waffle day, but we here at Team Wine Nook embrace the enthusiasm. Sometimes it’s nice...

“Drink Outside the Box”

“Drink Outside the Box”

While Team Wine Nook is busy at the Asheville Wine and Food Festival today, I thought I would share with you this informative article from the New York Times. This article talks all about the environmentally friendly aspects of boxed wine.   Boxed wine is truly...

On the Road Again…

On the Road Again…

In our previous blog post, we talked all about the history of wine festivals. This was in honor of our excitement over our next festival appearance--it's fast approaching! This Saturday, August 19th, we will be at the Asheville Wine and Food Festival in North...

Wine: Bringing People Together For Millenia

Wine: Bringing People Together For Millenia

Saturday and blog posts go together like Bota Box Moscato and coconut rum, don’t you think (recipe)? For real though, where have I been?! It’s been a busy few weeks here at Wine Nook. We went to a local festival here in Kingsport, Tennessee, and now we’re gearing up...

Boxed Moscato Sangria Recipe

Boxed Moscato Sangria Recipe

The recipe below is the perfect mixed drink for summer. It's bright, sweet, and slightly bubbly. It uses our favorite boxed Moscato, and is a beautiful White Sangria. Flavors of coconut and citrus blend seamlessly with sweet peach and kiwi. This drink can be served...

Another Great Summer Wine

Another Great Summer Wine

from: MiamiHerald.com    July 2017 Have you forgotten all about Pinot Grigio during this Summer of Rosé? Here in this glorious Summer of Rosé, Pinot Grigio is the odd wine out. It’s not as decisive as Sauvignon Blanc. It’s not as controversial as Chardonnay. It’s the...

#bevyofbeverages

#bevyofbeverages

no. 1 "the pink one" Use this glass: According to webstaurant.com, “Two types of wine glasses are widely accepted for use with rose wines – stemmed glasses with a short bowl and a slight taper, and those with a short bowl and a slightly flared lip.” However, a white...

Wine on the Go!

Wine on the Go!

  The history of wine is deeply intertwined with human civilization. Translation: as long as humans have been around, they’ve enjoyed inebriation.  Wine’s effects were once considered a religious experience to many, and it wasn’t long before wine was sought after...

The Box vs. The Bottle

The Box vs. The Bottle

Box vs. Bottle Or, why the box is the better choice every time.   Boxed wine has long been considered the cheap alternative to bottled wine. But the world is staging a wine revolution. Many countries have already embraced wine in a box, and It’s time for the U.S....

What is the Wine Nook?

Happy Saturday everyone!   Another week means another blog post. Today I wanted to give an in-depth look at everything Wine Nook. We’re gonna discuss what a Wine Nook is, how it works, and where you can get your own.   So, what exactly is the Wine Nook? The...

Wine Nook Headed for Atlanta

Wine Nook Headed for Atlanta

     The Wine Nook is headed to Atlanta! We are gearing up for the Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market® this July. You may be wondering what this market is. The article linked below does a great job explaining what it is, and what you can find...

Introduction

Introduction

Hey guys!   It’s really starting to feel like summer outside! I however am inside on my computer because instead of getting tan and glowy, I wanted to sit down and talk to you about what we here at Wine Nook hope to accomplish with this blog. I feel like there...

What is Rosé?

What is Rosé?

from: winefolly.com  May 2013 When a wine isn’t quite red, it’s rosé. Technically speaking, this pinkish beverage is produced differently than red wine but with the same grapes. read more  

The Best Boxed Rosé

The Best Boxed Rosé

  from: Forbes.com    June 2017 Boxed wine is big again. Once reserved for college dorms and all-you-can-drink restaurants, home fridges and shelves are filling up with boxes of wine that provide a better value and shelf life (an open box lasts anywhere from six...

Summer Rosé Wines

Summer Rosé Wines

from: KimptonHotels.com    June 2016 Poor rosé wines are so misunderstood. Very few of them were seen in the United States until we were awash in a massive wave of fruity White Zinfandel. Due to White Zin’s popularity, the impression of pink wine is that it’s...

Box Wine in the News

Box Wine in the News

from: ProgressiveGrocer.com Delicato Earth Wise Vineyards Red Wine Blend: Box wine is organic, sustainably packaged April 2017 Just ahead of Earth Day 2017, Manteca, Calif.-based winemaker Delicato Family Vineyards is introducing its Earth Wise Vineyards Red Wine...