Entertaining Made Easier With a Wet Bar

Whether you are serving a Diet Coke, a glass of wine, or a cocktail, a wet bar simplifies the process.  In one place you can have all the raw materials for festive refreshments, and at the same time contain the mess.  A wet bar can be hidden behind doors like a closet, or it can be a place to display glasses, drinks, and the tools of a bartender.  Added convenient features might include a coffee station complete with cups […]

Wine Cellars and Why We Enjoy Them (Guest Blog)

My first exposure to the existence of wine cellars, and for years after, my vision of what a wine cellar should be was in Edgar Allen Poe’s The Cask of Amontillado. Not to discount the great idea of bricking up one’s adversary, as described by Poe, but most of us have other reasons for building and maintaining a wine cellar.

Because we enjoy good food and wine, having several choices available at a moment’s notice is the single greatest advantage […]

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