Personal wine cellars allow Gretna, Louisiana, homeowners to properly store and age wine. What was once seen as a highbrow home addition has now become more commonplace, giving every wine collector the chance to benefit from a wine cellar’s amazing properties. If you’ve been looking for a way to preserve wine’s full flavor potential, consider investing in an at-home wine cellar.
They Offer a Dedicated Place to Store Wine
All technological benefits aside, your own personal wine cellar is simply a great place to store your growing wine collection. You won’t end up disturbing your wine when reaching for milk or food in the back of your refrigerator or risk tipping a bottle over. Wine refrigerators are designed to accommodate wine the way it was meant to be stored. Plus, you don’t have to worry about running out of space in your kitchen refrigerator.
They Restrict Natural Light
When a bottle of wine is exposed to natural or fluorescent light for a prolonged period of time, the wine starts to break down, destroying the flavor. Some bottles are dark and thickly designed to reduce this type of damage, but a wine cellar eliminates the threat altogether. Personal wine cellars are climate controlled, which includes controlling the amount of light that can potentially damage your collection.
Regular refrigerators give off minute vibrations that can disturb wine’s naturally occurring sediment. This, in turn, upsets its natural aging process. Wine needs to be kept cool, so going without refrigeration isn’t an option. That’s where wine refrigerators come in. A personal wine cellar is designed to be vibration-free, ensuring that every bottle of wine remains free from disturbances that can affect its taste quality.
Contact Bryans United Air Conditioning at 504-208-2071 to learn more about our wine cellar climate control systems and air conditioning services. We can help you achieve an ideal wine storage solution that will allow you to enjoy the bottles you have now and continue adding to your collection in the future.
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