Wine Sulfites, what are they, and are they dangerous?

Sulfites are a common additive used in winemaking to preserve wine and prevent spoilage. Sulfites are a type of sulfur compound that can be found naturally in some foods, including wine. However, many winemakers also add additional sulfites to their wine to help protect it during storage and transportation. Sulfites are generally considered safe for … Read more

Why aren’t all wines vegan?

Wine is often considered a vegan-friendly beverage, as it is made from grapes, which are a plant-based product. However, not all wines are vegan, and the reason why has to do with how wine is produced. During the winemaking process, some wines are clarified or filtered using animal-derived products such as gelatin, egg whites, and … Read more